14th Annual Courage Ride
- 6 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- $75 – $85
- Ages 12+
Courage Ride is an annual bike ride over rolling hills past Amish homesteads and over old stagecoach routes near Kalona honoring the life of Seth Bailey, a courageous young man who died at age 25 from sarcoma cancer in 2003. His parents, Jackie and Tom Bailey, partnered with Bicyclists of Iowa City (BIC) to create a ride that all levels of cyclists can enjoy! All proceeds go to the University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center Sarcoma Research Program.
When: Saturday, August 18, 2018
Where: Iowa Mennonite School (IMS), 1421 540th St SW, Kalona, Iowa
Cost: Advance registration for adults is $75 and youth (13-17) is $15 through August 10. Starting August 11, adult registration is $85.
■ Delicious breakfast and lunch included
■ Seven paved routes: 12, 16, 24, 39, 59, 81 & 100 mi.
■ Rest stops with food and live music
■ Detailed maps, SAG support, bike mechanics and free tent camping
■ Silent auction featuring local items
■ Free skin cancer screenings by UIHC dermatologists