The Emmitt Smith Gran Fondo 2017
EVENT DATE: Sep 30, 2017
The Emmitt Smith Gran Fondo - ESGF- is a single day, multi-course cycling event that marries Emmitt's love of cycling and giving back to the community through charity. The event includes 100-mile, 100k, 45-mile, 22-mile courses, a 2.2-mile family ride and post-ride festivities including family fun, a beer garden, and awards ceremony.
In addition to riding this year, the ESGF team has created TEAM 22-to provide cyclists and supporters the chance to directly impact North Texas children through fundraising teams. TEAM 22 members will recieve benefits and the chance to compete for prizes and perks such as VIP parking, TEAM 22 VIP tent access, special T shirts and jerseys, recognition from the stage on race day and more.
Proceeds from the event benefit Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities and its mission to enhance the lives of young people and build tomorrow's leaders. Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities is committed to providing resources to children to help them see and dream beyond the restrictive opportunities of their environment or the limitations others have placed upon them by providing unique educational experiences and opportunies, mentoring, leadership development, scholarships and our annual back to school program. Each year, Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities serves thousands of children in North Texas.