50-mile bike ride from Manhattan to Brighton Beach
9:30 AM - starting at 83rd and Riverside Drive - just north of the River Run playground
Our CanVelo tandem bike club gives visually impaired Israelis a chance to combine physical and social activities. The name CanVelo in Hebrew translates to "Yes and No" and refers to our sighted volunteers and blind riders who participate in tandem biking events all over Israel.
This ride is in cooperation with the Hazon's "Bike to the Beach" event.
Hazon is a group committed to creating healthier and more
sustainable communities in the Jewish world and beyond.
The cost to participate is a Suggested Donation of $150 to the
Israel Guide Dog Center for the Blind
Registered participants will receive a
CanVelo team jersey & lunch will be included!
For more information please contact:
Amit Bar-El was a soldier fighting house-to-house during the 2006 Lebanon War. As he rushed to the aid of a wounded comrade, Amit opened a door only to have a rocket fly past and explode in the wall next to him. He received multiple shrapnel wounds
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