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Fundraiser 1854 ASC Madison's Fundraiser

Gears for Years 71 km Challenge

Fundraiser Date
May 14, 2016
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fundraiser Location
The Coopers Tavern
20 W Mifflin St
Madison, WI 53703
The Coopers Tavern
ASC Madison


Your donations fund lifesaving children’s cancer research

$435 raised
$500 goal


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Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars. - Khalil Gibran

71 is the average number of years lost to childhood cancers, so we're cycling 71 km (~44 mi) to raise funds for childhood cancer research. Want to ride with us? Buy-in is minimum $25 donation. Can't ride? Donate! Every bit helps.

The ride will start and end at The Coopers Tavern, and we'll have stops for food/beverages along the way. The ride itself should take roughly 4 hours, but with stops it'll round out to 6 or so. If you're not riding, feel free to join us for post-ride libations at Coopers :)This ride will have a ride leader and it's a no-drop ride. People can be intimidated by a ride that they have never done when they think they will be left behind. We'll have experienced riders making sure no one is dropped.


*** Invite anyone who might be interested *** 

Route & elevation info: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/12398888

We also might add a shorter route/scavenger hunt in Madison if there's enough demand.

Gear info (BUY BIBS. No, seriously): http://www.active.com/cycling/articles/8-answers-to-common-bike-clothing-questions

Where to buy cheap gear (*order now so it gets here in time): http://www.aliexpress.com/wholesale?catId=0&initiative_id=SB_20160315072803&SearchText=cycling bib
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Kids Honored

Abigail N.
  • Waunakee, WI US
  • Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)
  • Angel
Andrew Schmidt
  • Age 36
  • Middleton, WI US
  • Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)
  • Cancer free

Donor List

  • $1 - $99

    Andrew Schmidt

  • Baldie Gooner In Memory Of Jay P

  • Mr. William P Geoghegan Smith In Honor Of Jamaine Geoghegan

  • Kevin Guthrie

  • Kyle Knauff

  • Jeff Cooper

  • Mr. Sri Harsha Dandibhotla

  • Bree P

  • Officer Adam Schafer RN

  • Hannah E McLean

  • A Friend At Hand LLC In Memory Of Mr. Patrick Geoghegan

  • Ms. Joanne Liddle

  • Mr. James Jennings

Thank you to our National Partner

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