Tour de Pier #ride4cure

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Tour de Pier registration event at #TheStrandHouse

 

The 2nd annual Tour de Pier is being held in Manhattan Beach, Ca. on Sunday, May 18 between 9am-1pm. More than 300 stationary cycling bikes will be set-up on the Manhattan Beach Pier to raise money and awareness for cancer research. The event will benefit three charities: Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research; Cancer Support Community and Livestrong Foundation and  have a Health & Fitness expo, a Kids Zone with games and activities and best of all it’s free if you’re team is not cycling. The Strand House Restaurant will offer an antioxidant cancer fighting menu  from May 1-18 and a portion of the proceeds will benefit Tour de Pier. Visit their site http://www.thestrandhousemb.com  This post is in memory of Dollie A. Williams, Herman T. Williams and Annie Hall whom have lost their battle to cancer.

For more information on the event and how you can become a participant, please visit; http://www.tourdepier.com

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Alex Gray Pro Surfer, Heath Gregory Co-Founder of Tour De Pier and Olympic Volleyball Gold Medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings. #ride4cure
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Three time Olympic Volleyball Gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings and I. “I love my community of Manhattan Beach. I hate cancer and anything I can do to support my community and to support the mission get rid of cancer, I’m all in,”
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Eric Fonoimoana and I. He will be riding for his dad Alio.

 

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Olympic Cyclist Tony Cruz and I.
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Pro Surfer Alex Gray and I. His grandmother had pancreatic cancer. “I feel the need to always pay it forward for the incredible life I’ve been given.”
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Heath Gregory and I. He is the Co-Founder of Tour de Pier. Losing three family members to cancer within a year’s time. “While riding at the event people become very close. What we really found last year, is that it is really an opportunity for people to share their silent battles.”

For further information about the charities, please visit;

Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research; http://www.pancreatic.org

Livestrong Foundation; http://www.livestrong.org

Cancer Support Community Redondo Beach; http://www.cancersupportredondobeach.org

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Let’s get social about a cure. #ride4cure
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