Miles for Mentoring bicycle challenge

Miles for Mentoring bicycle challenge

2016 7th Annual… donate today, support the riders and 100% of proceeds benefit BBBS. Read this year’s article in the Sierra Sun

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Date:   Saturday, September 10 2016
Route: Jackson Meadows turn off. We will end the ride at Edwards Crossing on the South Yuba 7 miles out of Nevada City.
Times: 8am Saturday

Team: Hardy Bullockand, Scott Hanson, Carey Thrasher, Terry Wilson, Scott Hansen, Mark and Ethan Hockridge, Chris Berry, Bill Swartz, and Paul Raymore.

The TahoeStaff team is back again for the 7th year and planning another epic ride in support of our the children in our mentoring programs in September.

To support this team of riders and their epic ride to raise awareness and resources for mentoring, visit their secure  Miles for Mentoring Fundraising Page online!

Please join us for a fun celebration to welcome the riders at the end of the ride on Saturday from 6 p.m. at the Moody’s in Old Town Truckee.

For more information on previous years, read the great article on the 2014 ride published by the Sierra Sun by clicking here.  Or watch a video of the 2010 welcome home celebration for the 300 Miles for Mentoring riders. Read the article in the Moonshine In

Special thanks to the sponsors over the years for making event possible and for their support:

2015 Recap

Date:  Friday & Saturday, September 25-26th 2015
Route: From Truckee to Auburn and back, this year they are riding dirt trails the whole way!
Times: 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday

Team: Hardy Bullock, Carey Thrasher, Ken Bossung, Kurtis Sakai

2014 Recap

Date:  Friday & Saturday, September 12-13th
Route: From Truckee to South Lake-Kirkwood-Sly Park Reservoir-El Dorado Hills- Nevada City
Times: 6:00 a.m. Friday to12:00 p.m. Saturday
Distance: 300 miles non-stop
Team: Hardy Bullock, Carey Thrasher, Ken Bossung, Kurtis Sakai

2013 Recap

Date:  Friday & Saturday, September 16-17th
Route: From the Sierras to the Sacramento over to Nevada City and Back to Truckee
Times: 6:00 a.m. Friday to 3:00 p.m. Saturday
Distance: 300 miles non-stop
Team: Hardy Bullock, Carey Thrasher, Ken Bossung, Kurtis Sakai

2012 recap

Date: Saturday & Sunday, September 15-16th
Route: From the Sierras to the City, Truckee to San Francisco
Times: 6:00 a.m. Friday to 3:00 p.m. Saturday
Distance: 300 miles non-stop
Team: Hardy Bullock, Carey Thrasher, Ken Bossung, Chris Barry, Jeremy Schneir, and Scott Hanson.

2011 ride recap

Date: Sept. 17-18, 2011
Route: Truckee to Sacramento (via Nevada City) and back to Truckee
Times: Riders left Truckee at 6 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17 and returned home to Truckee on Sunday, Sept. 18 at noon – 36 hours of riding total.
Distance covered: 300+ miles
Team: Hardy Bullock, Carey Thrasher, Ken Bossung, Chris Barry, Mark Hockridge and Scott Hanson

2010 ride recap:

Date: Sept. 2010
Route: Fort Bragg to Truckee
Times: Riders left Fort Bragg at 6 a.m. on Saturday and returned home to Truckee on Sunday at noon – 36 hours of riding total.
Distance covered: 300 miles
Team: Hardy Bullock, Carey Thrasher and Ken Bossung

First year-Loyal supporter of our agency and avid cyclist, Hardy Bullock, organized this 300 mile ride this year with fellow riders: Carey Thrasher and Ken Bossung. This epic ride is to raise awareness and funding for our valuable mentoring programs throughout the region.

Watch the cool video of the rider’s return.