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Meals On Wheels Host 2nd Annual ‘Wheel Ride for Food’

Meals on Wheels

ASHEVILLE, NC – Meals On Wheels of Asheville-Buncombe County will hold its annual Wheel Ride for Food Cycling event to raise money to provide food and services to local homebound elderly. This is the second year for the event which boasts challenging metric half-century (32-mile) and metric century (65-mile) routes that lead riders through scenic parts of North Asheville, Weaverville, Marshall, Ox Creek, Town Mountain and downtown Asheville before returning to the original starting point at Carrier Park.

The ride is organized and managed by local cyclists and volunteers and is held in conjunction with the Mountain Sports Festival at Carrier Park in Asheville. All skill levels are welcome.

Date: May 30, 2009 @ 8:30 AM
Early registration $40.00 / Day-of registration $55.00

Price includes ride, raffle, souvenir shirt, sweet swag bag and lunch!
Registration can be done through ACTIVE.COM or by calling Terri Bowman at Meals On Wheels – (828) 253-5286.

Sponsors and volunteers are still needed for this event. If interested, please contact Terri Bowman at (828) 253-5286

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