|Info on this Saturday’s BIKE RIDE!
Community: Bike MS Coastal Challenge in Arcadia, Sat Mar 25th, 7am-7pm. Watch for bike riders through town!
*Roadways will remain open during event
The City of Arcadia and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, a nonprofit organization that helps people affected by Multiple Sclerosis, are partnering to produce the Bike MS Costal Challenge event on Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 7:00a.m.-7:00p.m.
The event will start and finish at the Pasadena Rose Bowl, located at 1001 Rose Bowl Dr. traveling through the San Gabriel Mountains and the City of Arcadia. Cyclists will choose between 30, 55, and 100 mile route options with rest stops throughout each route. The rest stop in Arcadia will be at Santa Anita Park, located at 285 W. Huntington Dr. There will be no closures of public streets for this event and all participants are required to abide by the rules of the road.
Since its establishment in 1946, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and its network of chapters nationwide have helped people affected by multiple sclerosis by funding research, driving change through advocacy, facilitating professional education, and providing programs and services that help people affected by MS. It is anticipated that the event will draw approximately 1,000 riders over the course of the day.
The Bike MS Coastal challenge will allow us to make a difference in the lives of people affected by Multiple Sclerosis. We appreciate your understanding and continued support of this outstanding community event and apologize for any inconvenience.
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