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BIKE EAST 2014 Photo
BIKE EAST 2014 Photo
BIKE EAST 2014 Photo

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EVENT DATE: Oct 04, 2014

DEADLINE TO GIVE: Oct 30, 2014

Online Registration is offically closed. You an register on site at event. For any questions please email bikeeast@purelements.org

RAIN OR SHINE

What would our communities be with no arts in schools or no arts programming to attend?  Who would our young people turn out to be? Join us in supporting our students and New York City Public schools with arts programming so students can have save havens to express and develop the skills to be amazing adults.   

Purelements will be hosting East Brooklyn's first 15 mile annual cycling event entitled, BIKE EAST. The tour will begin at Linden Park (entrance to park - Vermont St. Btwn Linden Boulevard and Stanley ave) and cruise along the coast of the Jamaica Bay to The National Park Service's William Fitts Ryan Visiting Center. Immediately following will be a free outdoor dance concert infront of St Paul Community Baptist Church on Hendrix and Stanley ave's. Information on registration will follow within a couple of weeks.

BIKE EAST is built on it's three pillars of impact:

  • Community Empowerment - People working together on common challenges
  • Cycling Advocacy - Introducing cycling as a recreation, a commuting option, and or as a sport.
  • Healthy Lifestyle - Health is a basic necessity in order to progress in life.

BIKE EAST deems to utilize the healthy attributes of cycling as a health and community asset, along with empowering and revitalizing members of the East Brooklyn communities and beyond. For additional info: please email: bikeeast@purelements.org #bikeeast #purelements

Fundraising

Any person/group can create a Team on this page to support Bike East.  Lets have fun and challenge our friends to sponsor us on this ride. Just create a team or join another team and share that link out all over your network.  It works

Check in:

Please arrive by 7:30am at Linden Park, Brooklyn

7:30am Check in

8:00am warm up

8:30am walk over to start line

9:00am Departure

Departure will be at 9:00am

The tour will end at St Paul Community Baptist Church, 859 Hendrix ave, brooklyn NY - Where there will be an outdoor dance concert