Women's Sports Foundation via Crowdrise
August 31, 2010
BENEFITING: Women's Sports Foundation
The Charity Ride will be held on Monday, October 11th, from X - X and Tuesday, October 12th, from 7:00 AM till 3:00 PM. Both rides will be hosted by Flywheel's Flatiron Studio, located on 39 West 21st Street between 5th and 6th in New York City.
The Women’s Sports Foundation is the trusted voice of women’s sports and physical activity because our work is anchored on fact-based research and 34 years of experience in the design and execution of award-winning education and public policy programs. Founded in 1974 by Billie Jean King, the Women’s Sports Foundation is a national charitable educational organization dedicated to advancing the lives of girls and women through physical activity. We are the only national organization promoting all sports and physical activities for women of all ages and skill levels and are acknowledged by the media as the expert resource on all women’s sports issues.
At the grassroots level, the Women’s Sports Foundation is building healthy, active, and confident girls via GoGirlGo!, a sports-based leadership curriculum that serves as an educational intervention and supports girls’ health and wellness in childhood and early womanhood. GoGirlGo! is a national program with demonstration communities in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, New York and Seattle and has reached over 14,000 organizations nationwide.
Flywheel Sports delivers high-intensity cardio in a fun, competitive and energetic atmosphere. With their revolutionary indoor cycling and a fleet of top-notch instructors, each ride is a unique journey that takes fitness to an unmatched level. Founded by legendary instructor Ruth Zukerman, Flywheel has adapted the highest quality indoor cycling bicycle with a proprietary tecnology package, so that each bike displays and monitors the riders' performance across various metrics. Additionally, individual performance data from each ride is stored and made available on the "my performance" page at www.flywheelsports.com, enabling individual goal setting and performance tracking.