Tour de ECHO 2019

September 14, 2019

Raflo Park, W&OD Trail and surrounds, and Bike TrAle Brewing
Start Line: Raflo Park, 345 Harrison St SE, Leesburg, VA

Details:

Introducing the third annual Tour de Echo – enjoy beer, bikes and BBQ while supporting our community. This is ECHO’s biking fundraiser along the beautiful W&OD Trail followed by a BBQ lunch and party with music at nearby Bike TrAle Brewing. This event supports men and women with disabilities to achieve their optimal level of personal, social and economic success, including employment, skill building, day support and transportation. The funds raised from this event will continue to sustain our staff and transportation and will also be invested in our perpetual goal of improving the services and programs we provide to our participants.

 

All riders enjoy:

T-Shirt guaranteed for registrations received more than 10 day’s in advance of event date

Stocked aid stations with snacks and water

Post-race barbecue and entertainment

Goody-bag with various swag

Awards for biggest fundraisers

Chance to win raffle prizes

The enjoyment of doing the right thing while riding a beautiful cycling route!

 

This is not a race. You must wear a bicycle helmet with an approved safety rating. All bicycles must have working brakes.

 

Routes:

Family Fun Route: 5 mile route (closer to 4) | Map: https://www.strava.com/routes/14665420
Challenge Route: 10 mile route | Map: https://www.strava.com/routes/15072698
Trail Challenge: 21 mile route | Map: https://www.strava.com/routes/14665488
Metric Century:
 Route TBD

 

Sponsor Levels:

Champs-Elysees Matching Sponsor: Monetary or in-kind gifts in excess of $5,000
Yellow Jersey Sponsor: $5,000
Polka Dot Jersey Sponsor: $1,000
White Jersey Sponsor: $500
Peloton Sponsor: Suggested $250 in-kind donation

Click “Become a Sponsor” for more information about these sponsorship levels

Fundraising:

Registration Fee: $25

To participate: adult cyclists and children over 13 years old must raise an additional $100.  Cyclists will be able to create their own fundraising page with a link we provide.  Children under the age of 13 and participating in the Family Fun Route are encouraged to start a fundraising page if they so choose, but are not required to raise any funds for the event.

OR: Registration Fee:  $100

By paying the higher registration fee you can participate in the Tour de ECHO without a fundraising goal.  A link to set up an fundraising page will still be sent if you would like to help us raise funds.

OR: Group Fee: $750

Enjoy a discounted rate for a group of ten riders. This is a great team-building opportunity! Enjoy recognition on social media.

 

Fundraising Rewards:

Individuals: Raise above $500 and get a premium cycling jersey and shorts.

Start times:

Metric Century: 63 miles on and off the W&OD – start time 8 a.m.
Trail Challenge: 21 miles – start time 9:30 a.m.
Challenge: 10 miles – start time 10 a.m.
Family Fun: 5 miles – start time 10:30 a.m.

 

Registration will open at 7:30am the day of the event.
All cyclists must provide their own bike and wear helmets!
Bike shops will be on site to help repair bicycles during the event.

 

By registering for the Tour de ECHO you agree that ECHO, its employees, volunteers, agents and assigns will be held harmless and exempt from any liability whatsoever that results from my participation in the Tour de ECHO and to allow their photograph to be used in marketing materials.

Thank You to our 2019 Sponsors!

Thank You to our 2018 Sponsors!