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Proceeds Benefit Boulder Community Health Center for Integrative Care and other local cancer charities
Boulder, CO – Aug 2, 2022 – The 12th annual Celestial Seasonings® B Strong Ride presented by Mike Shaw Subaru will take more than 700 cyclists on four routes through Boulder County on
Saturday, August 13th. The event funds a complete year of cancer care at Boulder CommunityHealth Center for Integrative Care and also benefits other cancer charities.
The event features four ride options starting and finishing at Celestial Seasonings in Boulder:
- Morning Thunder Mountain Loop: 68 miles through mountains north and west of Boulder
- Red Zinger 38 Loop: 38 miles through beautiful ranches and farms north of Boulder
- Countryside Peach Passion Loop: 24 miles through rolling terrain north of Boulder
- Sleepytime Mini B: 1-mile loop on Celestial Seasonings campus for children 10 and under
Participants will also enjoy an outstanding post-ride party at Celestial Seasonings throughout the day. Highlights include live music from Jakarta, Oskar Blues beer, and food provided by Mateo, Raglin Market, KT’s BBQ, Snarf’s, Rio Grande, Rush Bowls, Chicken Jack’s and Cyclhops. Families and non-riders are also invited to post-ride festivities.
Event registration is available at bstrongride.com through Wednesday, August 10th or participants can register on-site at Celestial Seasonings the day of the event. Fees are $95 for adults and $55 for students and riders under 18. Registration for the “Mini B” (for children 10 and under) is $10.
Founded in 2011, B Strong Ride has been an outstanding success, with more than 8,500 riders raising over $3.5 million for local cancer charities to date.
“Celestial Seasonings strives to make a positive impact on our community and to support a cause that touches the lives of so many,” said Tim Collins, General Manager. “We’re honored to be the title sponsor and host of the B Strong Ride that supports great local organizations whose mission is aligned with our commitment to helping people live healthier and happier lives.”
In addition to Celestial Seasonings® and Mike Shaw Subaru, B Strong Ride is also supported by a number of local and national sponsors, including:
Dream Finders Homes, The Caruso Foundation, Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, Cogent Biosciences and Tebo Properties
MBS Capital Markets
Mountain Brook and The Highlands at Fox Hill
Official Bank Sponsor:
Boulder Radiologists Inc, Drake Family Foundation, Editas Medicine, ETM, Gastroenterology of the Rockies, Governmental Management Systems, Landmark Homes, Laszlo Law, One Bar, Orbea, Philips, Subaru, Tito’s Vodka and Zayo
Catering and Beer are provided by:
Oskar Blues, Mateo, Raglin Market, KT’s BBQ, Snarf’s, Rio Grande, Rush Bowls, Chicken Jack’s and Cyclhops.
Medical Support is provided by:
Stadium Medical, Zoll and University of Colorado EMS
Media Support is provided by:
KBCO and Daily Camera
Bicycle repair service during the ride is provided by local bicycle shops:
Ltd Cycleworx, Trek Bicycle Boulder, Wheat Ridge Cyclery, Cenna Custom Cycles and Boulder Bicycle Works