June 25, 2011 USA KS Council Grove * Flame of Hope Ride PDF Print E-mail
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Flame of Hope Ride

June 25, 2011 in Council Grove, Kansas

Rev up your engines and prepare for the annual Flame of Hope Motorcycle Ride in Kansas on June 25, 2011. The Ride is a fundraiser for Special Olympics Kansas athletes. You take to the road so athletes can take to the playing field.

The ride has multiple starting locations and will end with a rally at noon in Council Grove.

The starting locations and times of the charity ride include:

Emporia: Bruff’s

2640 W. 18th Avenue

Registration: 9:00 a.m.

Ride begins: 11:00 a.m.

McPherson: Wal-Mart

205 S. Centennial

Registration: 9:00 a.m.

Ride begins: 10:30 a.m.

Olathe: Wal-Mart (West Olathe location)

395 N. K-7 Highway

Registration: 8:30 a.m.

Ride begins: 10:00 a.m.

Wichita: Alefs Harley Davidson/ Buell

5427 Chuzy Drive

Registration: 8:00 a.m.

Ride begins: 10:00 a.m.

Yates Center: Town Square

105 W. Rutledge

Registration: 8:30 a.m.

Ride begins: 10:00 a.m.

Riders joining at one of the official start locations will enjoy a law enforcement escort throughout the ride, t-shirt and meal. However, anyone can join the rally in Council Grove via his or her own route. In that case, register as a “rally only” rider and receive one meal ticket.

Enjoy the scenic Flint Hills on a fabulous summer day and you and your rider will be adorned with a great stylist t-shirt to commemorate your ride and commitment to Special Olympics Kansas.

End the ride with a delicious lunch, entertainment and drawings for prizes upon arrival at the River Walk at Highways 177& 56 Junction in Council Grove. Motorcycles are expected to arrive at the River Walk between 12:00 and 1:30 p.m. Food, entertainment, and prizes will begin at 1:00 p.m. and last until 3:00 p.m.

Please register by June 10, 2011 to guarantee a shirt for the ride.

Register online at http://www.firstgiving.com/ksso or view at our brochure and registration form at http://www.ksso.org/documents/Brochure2011.pdf.

Contact Jana Fornelli at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or 1-800-444-9803 ext. 107.

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