Hospice Hustle 2021

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Published on September 01, 2021 with No Comments

17th Annual Cycling Event Sunday, Sept. 

Hospice Hustle 2021 is a peaceful ride of 25, 50, 75 or 100 miles through rural southern Lake County Indiana. Also feature a family-friendly 15 mile trail ride sponsored by Trek Bicycle in Schererville. Virtual riders are also welcome.

The well-being of all cyclists, volunteers and the community that supports this event is a top concern. Therefore, if cyclists wish to participate virtually that option is available. However, if choosing to join the fun at the fairgrounds, event officials will be following any COVID protocols and safety measures for cyclists and volunteers as laid out by the CDC and local government at the time of the ride.

Proceeds benefit non-profit Hospice of the Calumet Area, serving Northwest Indiana and surrounding Illinois communities since 1981.

Your support helps us continue our mission to provide care to those facing a life-limiting illness, agree event chairs Bill Hasse and Gus Galante, M.D.

Begins and ends at Lake County Fairground. Cost is$35.

Doors open at 7:00 a.m.  Staggered start with cyclists leaving between 7:30 am and 8:30 am.

Registration packet pickup encouraged for preregistered riders at Trek Bicycle Schererville, 651 East US 30 in Schererville, on Friday, Sept. 10, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 11, 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. 

All riders must sign a waiver upon registration. You can use the online registration form at www.bikereg.com.

Although pledges aren’t required, they are appreciated.

Sponsorships are available at various levels of support and the benefits that come with your generosity. Download the Hospice Hustle Sponsorship Donation Form at https://bikeforhospice.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Hospice-Hustle-Sponsorship-Donation-Form-1.pdf.

For the safety of all those involved grab-and-go food items and beverages will be offered.

For more information, visit www.bikeforhospice.org.

SAG Stop and Courses close at 2:30 p.m. Support vehicles will not be available after that time. While we encourage you to challenge yourself, your safety is our top priority.  Please pick your ride according to your fitness level and training.

25 Mile Route:
https://connect.garmin.com/modern/course/20587906

50 Mile Route:
https://connect.garmin.com/modern/course/20620338

75 Mile Route:
https://connect.garmin.com/modern/course/20620371

100 Mile Route:
https://connect.garmin.com/modern/course/20620425

Register today at Bikereg.com!

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