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11 Apr


El Tour de Tucson

April 11, 2017 | By |

Athletes vs Epilepsy, in partnership with the Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona, is excited to announce our partnership with El Tour de Tucson!  Arizona’s largest and longest running bicycling event, El Tour de Tucson is in its 35th year and hosts over 9,000 cyclists of all ages and abilities.

Choose Your Distance!  The planned routes offer the beautiful vistas of Arizona, from mountain ranges with the backdrop of the majestic Saguaro cactus to the scenic Santa Cruz River or to flat areas that are perfect for families.

Possible event activities include:

  • 106, 76, 54, 37, or 28 miles
  • Fun Ride (11 or 5 miles)
  • Quarter mile activity course
  • Indoor El Tour (Nov. 12-18) stationary cycle ride. See here for rules.

Once you are finished with your event, celebrate with other cyclist, families, and friends at the El Tour Downtown Fiesta!  Activities will include music, food, and cheering on other cyclists as they cross the finish line.

Join other Athletes vs Epilepsy participating in the El Tour de Tucson presented by Casino del Sol on November 18, 2017.  Register today as space is limited!  Your efforts will help raise funds to help stop seizures and find a cure for epilepsy and raise awareness in support of the 3 million people in the United States who have epilepsy.

Each Athlete vs Epilepsy El Tour de Tucson rider will receive:

  • Your entry paid for by the Epilepsy Foundation’s Athletes vs Epilepsy**
  • Personalized Athletes vs Epilepsy online Fundraising Page to tell the story of why you are cycling.
  • An Athletes vs Epilepsy Performance t-shirt
  • Fundraising tips
  • Invitation to the race weekend activities!

YOU can make a difference in your life and in the lives of others. Donate to the cause through our team fundraising page or join the Athletes vs Epilepsy initiative.

Click to Register Today!

Registration deadline is October 27, 2017.

**$20 from every application fee will go to the Easter Seals Blake Foundation, the Primary Beneficiary for El Tour De Tucson.