Susan G. Komen Southern AZ "Riders for the Cure"
32nd El Tour de Tucson presented by Casino Del Sol Resort
November 22, 2014

Background:

El Tour de Tucson (El Tour) is a recreational cycling event attracting more than 9,000 individuals from across the nation and beyond.  Komen SAZ has set a “Riders for the Cure” registration goal of 55 individuals for our  in El Tour de Tucson. Participants may ride 42, 60, 85 or 111 miles or choose the fun ride.  All rides end in downtown Tucson at Armory Park. For more specifics on the routes, please visit Perimeter Cycling’s El Tour home page http://www.perimeterbicycling.com/el-tour-de-tucson/maps

Tour Training Series:
Each weekend at 6:30am - Riders for the Cure are coached by local bike pros to ramp up mileage on group rides.  Monthly workshops will give Riders advice on: proper equipment; bike maintenance & repair, training strategies; and nutrition.  Training sessions begin in July.  Meeting locations vary depending on the route--please check our Team Ride Schedule on our website.

Registration and fundraising:
Your entry fee covers the cost of event expenses ($120).  Donations help meet our community’s needs for early detection and treatment of breast cancer. All Riders for the Cure are entitled to our weekly training series and incentive items.