The Inland Northwest Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society is having its 7th annual Bike MS Ride. On September 8th and 9th 2012, our chapter will challenge cyclists to 150 mile in order to raise money to end the devastating effects of multiple sclerosis. The Inland Northwest has one of the highest incidence rates of multiple sclerosis in the world, so this two day, 150 mile challenge will reward and challenge you like no other cycling event. Bike MS invites you on an unforgettable journey through the scenic routes and spectacular fall foliage of the Northwest. This tour on the " Trails of the Coeur d' Alenes" is fully equipped with rest stops every 12-15 miles, bike mechanics, medical support, catered meals, and a Saturday Night Celebration.
The Bike MS is presented by the Coeur D' Alone Casino Resort - Hotel - celebrate conquering the course by trying your luck in the casino or regenerating in the pool on Saturday night. Bike MS cyclists are given a discounted rate at the Casino for the night. There is a $ 50 registration fee and a minimum of $ 200 in pledges per cyclist, which earns you a collectible Bike MS Long Sleeve T- shirt and terrific prizes for going beyond the minimum. You can ride as an individual or as part of a team. Greatness comes from putting aside the reasons why you can't ride to find the reasons why you can. For more information contact the Inland Northwest Chapter of the National Multiple Scleroses Society at (509) 482-2022 or 1-800-344-4867. You can also register on line at www.bikeMSnorthwest.org.
Ride the trail of the Coeur d' Alenes on Sept. 8th and 9th and raise money for the Inland Northwest Chapter of the National MS Societ Cost: $ 50 registration and $ 200 in pledges required, Coeur d' Alone Casino, Hwy 95, Worley, ID www.bikeMSnorthwest.org or 800-344-4867 Meet the challenge! Cycle 150 miles in two days. Bike MS is scheduled for September 8th & 9th on the “Trail of the Coeur d' Alenes." Enjoy the spectacular fall foliage as you travel the historical Union Pacific rail beds along lakes, over the 3100' long railroad bridge and through the ancestral lands of the Coeur d' Alone Nation. This tour is fully equipped with three meals each day, rest stops ever 12 -15 miles, bike mechanics, medical support and Saturday Night Celebration. The $ 50 registration fee and $ 200 minimum pledge ears you Bike MS Long Tee and terrific prizes. Minimum age to ride is 12 years old and their parent/guardian must accompany them along the ride.
Bike MS is conducted by the Inland Northwest Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society to raise funds to end the devastating effects of MS. This area has one of the highest incidence rates of MS in the world.
So....take the challenge, conquer the course. Cycle to make a difference in the lives of the people with MS and their families in our community.
For more information, please call 509-482-2022 or 1-800-344-4867 or visit www.bikeMSnorthwest.org.