Denver Brain Tumor Ride
DENVER BRAIN TUMOR RIDE, MAY 19th
Community Ride in Denver, CO: 10, 30, or 62 mile rides through Denver. Bike friendly routes with a large group to ensure safety and comfort.
Meeting at Cheesman Park around 730 AM (north end of the park, between what would be 11th and 13th, with a tent and some tables). We will be rolling by 830 AM sharp.
Adult Rider – $25 registration fee
USE THIS LINK TO REGISTER FOR THE 2023 DENVER BRAIN TUMOR RIDE: Denver Brain Tumor Ride Registration
Announcing the 4th annual Denver Brain Tumor Ride for 2024!
The National Brain Tumor Ride is a national ride that started in New England and aims to raise awareness and funds to support the needs of brain tumor patients and their families.
It is a National Brain Tumor Society signature event that used to only be in person. With the pandemic, it went national with virtual and regional offerings. Z Cycling Collective was happy to host the first Denver ride in 2021 and a had solid turnout that laid a great foundation for a bright future of rides ahead.
We will be offering 3 routes and starting from Cheesman Park. We will be meeting on the north side of Cheesman Park and will have an "Altvia" navy blue tent and some tables.
** Note the Colfax Marathon is going on the same day (road info below) **
The courses run through Denver and Lakewood on May 21st. Road closures are between 6am and 1pm depending on the part of the city.
Traveling north/south: I-25 will be open On the east Colorado Blvd will be open, and all roads east of Colorado Blvd. To the west Kipling will be open, and all roads west of Kipling.
Traveling east/west: East/west roads south of Colfax are open. East/west roads 26th and above will be open.
Road closures are a rolling close and open, and will re-open after the last runner.
We will be ending our ride at a brewery near the start to share a glass with friends to celebrate the ride and honor those who have been impacted by brain tumors.
- 10 mile:
- 30 mile:
- 62 mile:
Now, given the nature of the cause, we are trying to do some good and raise some money for those who are affected by this disease.
The registration fee is $25. The registration fee applies to an individual's fundraising minimum. We are also seeking corporate donors and corporate matching that could cover individual's minimum amounts
If you'd like to register and create your own team, go to the NBTS registration page: https://secure.braintumor.org/site/TRR/TeamraiserEvents/BostonBrainTumorRide/159925259?pg=tfind&fr_id=3777&fr_tm_opt=new&skip_login_page=true
If you don't want to create your own team and would like to join Z Cycling Collective (the organizing team), go to our team page and click `Join Team`.
Z Cycling Collective is a come one, come all group of people who enjoy adventures, sharing a laugh, and supporting good causes while happening to ride bikes.
ZCC engages with people and riders in the Greater Denver area to create a unique, inclusive, non-discriminatory cycling club. The club aims to empower riders to roam free with confidence while looking out for others.
Z Cycling Collective was started in 2020 by Griffin Bohm and AJ Colaizzi when they decided to ride the Triple Bypass route from Evergreen, CO to Vail, CO. Their friends Derek, Tyler, and Hayden joined along for the ride, and the inaugural group ride was completed.
Not only did they complete the ride but they also raised money for NBTS to help defeat brain cancer.
Both members have personal connections to people who passed from brain tumors, which continues to motivate Griffin and AJ to volunteer with NBTS and its community.
USE THIS LINK TO REGISTER FOR THE DENVER BRAIN TUMOR RIDE: