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Gears for Good charity bike rides raise awareness and funds for families living with bleeding disorders across the US.  Funds raised by riders during the Gears for Good Connecticut event supports CHS' financial assistance, advocacy and programming activities for our bleeding disorder community throughout Connecticut. 

 
REGISTERING IS EASY!
Select which rider you are.
Pay the registration fee here in our portal.
Start fundraising to support
Connecticut Hemophilia Society!
You have until June 30, 2021 to raise the minimum fundraising commitment of $100 for in-person riders and $50 for virtual riders. 

YOUR COST/FINANCIAL COMMITMENT:
A $25 registration fee is paid at the time of registration, this is non-refundable.
Your registration includes a Team Resilience t-shirt and custom event sticker.
In-person riders will receive lunch and dinner the day of the ride.

FUNDRAISING REQUIREMENTS:
This ride does have a minimum fundraising requirement of $100 per in-person rider and $50 per virtual rider.  HFA will provide you with all of the tools you need to, hopefully, exceed this goal! We understand that it is difficult asking for donations, so we are going to be sure to check in frequently on your progress and also be available to you for any questions you may have.  

Your registration fee is included in your overall fundraising goal.

 
PRIZES FOR HITTING FUNDRAISING GOALS:
All goals must be hit by June 5, 2021 to receive prizes.
$250 - Custom Compression Socks
$500 - CHS Sweatshirt
$750 - Custom Cycling Jersey
$1,000 - Marriott Gift Card


Why Should you join Team Resilience?
  • Improvement in your overall health
  • Team Resilience T-Shirt
  • Personal fundraising page
  • Pre-written emails to help you reach your fundraising goal
  • Ongoing fundraising support from HFA
  • Training resources
  • Encouragement throughout your journey
  • Access to our exclusive Facebook Group

IN-PERSON LOCATION DETAILS: 
Saturday, June 5, 2021

Farmington Canal Heritage Trail
Sperry Park/Fisher Dr
90 Mountain View Ave Avon, CT 06001


Hotel where the group will be:
Residence Inn by Marriott

55 Simsbury Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001

Event Day Details:
If you choose the in-person adventure, the ride will start and finish at the Residence Inn Marriot/Farmington Canal Heritage Trail, if you choose the in-person adventure.

Lunch will be served on the trail. 

Everyone who rides in-person is invited to the Celebration Dinner in the evening after the ride.

IN-PERSON RIDE OVERVIEW:
Saturday, June 5, 2021

Times are tentative and subject to change

Parking Area: 
Sperry Park/Fisher Dr
90 Mountain View Ave Avon, CT 06001


8:00 AM - Breakfast/Group Photo

9:00 AM - Ride Starts

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Pick up lunch on the trail 

6:00 PM - Celebration Dinner

If an emergency happens along the route, please call 911.
For all other issues, please call Meagan at 401.545.0726. 

Please contact TeamHFA@hemophiliafed.org with any questions or concerns.