Do your heart good by jumping on a bike for The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s CycleNation Festival.
BBBS 5K Splash & Dash raises nearly $50K
For the second year, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Cincinnati hosted its annual 5K Run and Walk on the new 5K Splash & Dash course.
Cyclists, runners hit streets of Madeira for Criterium
Professional cyclists, runners, fans and families had picture-perfect weather for the eighth annual Madeira Criterium & 5K Run/Walk.
On your mark … Madeira Criterium & 5K Run/Walk is June 25
More than 500 runners, walkers and cyclists are expected for the Madeira Criterium & 5K Run/Walk.
JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes founded here 20 years ago
In the mid- to late ’90s, a group of ambitious cycling enthusiasts gathered in Blue Ash to organize the first ride to raise money to cure type 1 diabetes. Those early events raised about $10,000 each year and grew to become a “destination ride program.”
Hyde Park Blast brings walkers, runners, cyclists to the Square
The annual Hyde Park Blast will bring cyclists, chariot racers, walkers, runners and those who simply enjoy a good party to Hyde Park Square for a full day of activities.
Race is on . . . to sign up for Ride Cincinnati
Last-minute signups for Ride Cincinnati events are being accepted online.
This year, walks and runs have been added to the list of bicycle rides, and the roster of rides has been expanded.
JDRF One Walk at Kings Island expects to raise $650,000
More than 5,000 people will converge on Kings Island, not to ride roller coasters, but to walk. The walkers will participate in the JDRF One Walk, one of 200-plus walks nationwide that bring together thousands of people who share JDRF’s mission to create a world without type 1 diabetes.
Ride Cincinnati expands its scope, adds events
Ride Cincinnati – a yearly bicycle event that has raised more than $2.5 million for breast cancer research – is broadening its impact and expanding its roster of events this year.
A quick look at Cincinnati’s biggest sporting fundraisers
Sporting events can be found almost year-round for the adventurous donor, but some of the biggest events pop up in the spring and early summer months. Among the largest are Paddlefest, RideCincinnati, Hyde Park Blast, JDRF One Walk and the Flying Pig Marathon.