Category Archive: Tour de Cure

Aug 09 2013

Tour de Cure 2014!

Well, it’s that time again. The 2013 Tour de Cure is over and was an unqualified success. Time to start thinking about the 2014 Tour de Cure. I’m setting my goals pretty much the same as they were last year … I’m going to ride a metric century (100 km / 62 miles) and raise …

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Jun 09 2013

Metric Century!

Well, I did it.  I rode a metric century (100 km / 62 miles) for the 2013 Chicago Tour de Cure! That’s the longest distance I’ve ever ridden in a single ride. I also raised $5,291 for the ADA. That made me a Champion on a Mission. A big thank you to everyone who sponsored …

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May 25 2013

Tour de Cure 2013: GOAL!

Well, I’ve achieved my goal for the 2013 Tour de Cure! Last year I raised $3500 for diabetes research & education … this year I initially set my goal a little higher than that … $4000.  I quickly found out I have a group of very generous and supportive friends, family, & co-workers.  My goal …

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Jun 10 2012

Tour de Cure 2012 Followup

The ride is over and I did my 35 miles. I had a good time, got lots of exercise, met some interesting people … and got involved in a cause that both directly and indirectly effects me. I raised $3380 … which made me an “Ultimate Champion for Diabetes”.  I got a fancy shmancy gold …

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Mar 29 2012

Tour de Cure – Support Diabetes Research

I am participating in the American Diabetes Association’s annual Tour de Cure event this year. I am asking you to join me in the effort to Stop Diabetes by making a contribution to support my ride. The dollars we raise for the American Diabetes Association fund research, provide services, and give voice to those denied …

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