WHERE: John Carroll University
WHAT: A fifteen-mile bike ride through University Heights, Shaker Heights, Beachwood, Pepper Pike, Gates Mills, and Mayfield Heights
WHY: The event honors Miles Coburn, a beloved biology professor at John Carroll University. The lifelong Clevelander was an expert on plant and animal life and and advocate for climate control. He was an avid cyclist, riding up to 5000 miles per year. The event raises money to support environmental education and bicycle safety.
SPECIAL FEATURES: Scenic police controlled route, colorful t-shirts, great refreshments, and music before and after the ride.
REGISTRATION: There is a $20 pre-registration fee or $22 the day of the event.
MORE INFO: www.rideformiles.org
Online registration at: http://tinyurl.com/rideformiles2009