What an amazing year! This year's Tour de Cure participants helped raise over $320,000 (and counting) to Stop Diabetes. We appreciate the support of every rider, team, volunteer, committee member, and individual that helped make this the best Tour de Cure EVER! We absolutely can't wait for 2014!
"Through the Tour de Cure, I ride for a cause and
that keeps me coming back. Join me and the countless other Red Riders for this
fun event." - Saul Segura, 10th Anniversary Tour de Cure Spokesperson
SCENES FROM TOUR - 2013 Tour de Cure photos
We'd like to think Committee Chair Peter Clancy for taking some fantastic pictures at the 2013 Seattle Tour de Cure on Saturday, May 11th. Check out the entire catalogue of photos on the Woodinville Bicycle website.
Top Fundraiser Prizes
We're thrilled to
announce the prizes for the top 3 fundraisers of the 2013 Tour de Cure
and a great opportunity for all of you kids riding to Stop Diabetes:
1st Place: A pair of Alaska Airlines tickets to ANYWHERE in the world!*
2nd Place: The best-selling Nintendo Wii U video game and entertainment console
3rd Place: A Nintendo 3DS handheld gaming console!
Under 18 years old: The top fundraiser under the age of 18 will also win a Nintendo Wii U entertainment console!
You can earn these incredible prizes but the first step is becoming a
champion. Let us know if you need any support in reaching the next
*Contest Disclaimer: Tickets valid for
coach airfare, system wide. Valid for flights served by Alaska Airlines
numbered 1-999, 2000-2999 and/or SkyWest Airlines flights 3450 -3499.
Mileage cannot be earned or credited. Expiration 10/13/2013. Winners are
responsible to pay all applicable taxes. Recipients of prizes valued at
$600 or more will receive IRS Form 1099 from the Association for the
value of the prize.
Do you or someone you know have diabetes?
Thousands of people with diabetes participate in Tour as "Red
Riders". Red Riders are the reason we ride—they are given a jersey to
proudly wear on the day of the event. Beyond the recognition, Red Riders
are part of a community that inspires us to ride and raise money to
Stop Diabetes. Be sure to choose "Red Rider" when you register!
is for Red Riders (participants with type 1 or type 2 diabetes), their
family, friends and anyone else who is looking to join with millions of
others who want to Stop Diabetes! Any rider who isn't already on another
team can join Team Red.
Being on Team Red means that you will instantly be a part of a
community made up of people from all different areas and walks of life.
Team Red is a great way to connect with other families supporting a Red
Rider and other families that are honoring a loved one with diabetes.
If I don't have diabetes, can I join Team Red? YES!
You can join Team Red, which is made up of Red Riders AND those who
support Red Riders. This is a team for anyone who doesn't already have a
Champions to Stop Diabetes
When you ride in Tour de Cure, you take
part in something unique. You join the ranks of some of the most
passionate people in the country people who care about cycling, health
and, above all, finding a cure for diabetes.
If you raise $1,000 or more for a local Tour de Cure you will automatically become a Champion to Stop Diabetes and will receive special recognition on the weekend of the event, along with special perks all year long!
If you raise $2,600, in honor of the 26 million Americans living with diabetes, you will become a Champion on a Mission and will receive the coveted gold Champions jersey.
All 2013 Champions will be entered into a drawing to win a brand new, custom Timbuk2 messenger bag at Tour de Cure! So if you've only got a bit to go until you hit $1000 then be sure to do so by the day of event. You might take this custom, top-of-the-line bag home with you! Check out their new location at 1532 7th Ave, Seattle 98101!
Congratulations to our 2013 Tour de Cure Champions*
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