History

    • The inaugural ride in 2001 ride had 166 riders and raised over $4,500.
    • In 2002, the ride brought out 301 riders to brave the aftermath of Hurricane Hannah.
    • In 2003,  541 riders raised over $12,000.
    • In 2004, Hurricane Ivan arrived a day before the ride but couldn’t deter over 600 dedicated riders.
    • 2005 had a new look and record number of riders, over 850!
    • Registrants in 2006 approached 1000 riders.
    • 2007 and had a record number of riders, 1,400.
    • 2008 was again over 1,400 riders.
    • 2009 had over 1000+ riders even though we were all tracking a huge red blob on weather radar all morning.  The storms let the ride start on-time and dry, but unleashed some heavy rains an hour later making it an epic rain soaked ride.

 

Thank you to everyone who has participated over the years and helped to make this ride a huge success! Our charity, Hickory Log Home for Men, appreciates all of your support!