Additional Donations accepted at: https://ride-2-recovery.everydayhero.com/us/Pinellas
Project Hero Pinellas (PHP), a local Veteran’s cycling organization and part of Ride 2 Recovery (a national not-for profit), helps injured Veteran’s recover through cycling. PHP is working on a 1st annual Project Hero Pinellas Poker Ride on Saturday September 12, 2015.
Everyone is welcome to join us on this event. Motorcycle Riders, Runners, Walkers, Cyclist and Bike Riders can join in on the fun. We would be riding to 5 posts starting and ending at American Legion Post 252. (11433 Park Blvd N Seminole, FL 33772)
Registration starts from 8 am to 9 am at American Legion Post 252
Event Starts at 9:11 am from Post 252
1st stop: VFW post 4256
2nd Stop: AL Post 158
3rd Stop: Madeira Beach Elks
4th Stop: AL Post 273
5th Stop: AL Post 252
The poker run will raise funds for a selected team of riders to join in on the Ride to Recovery Army vs Navy Challenge. It is a 6 day 450 mile cycling challenge ride from Sept 26th – Oct 3rd 2015 organized by Ride 2 Recovery (R2R). R2R is an organization that helps injured veterans recover through cycling.
On Sept 12, 2015 the riders will sign in and receive a poker card at each American Legion.
At the end of the poker ride each rider will turn in their hand of cards and winners will be announced once all riders have arrived. Each post will provide water and snacks to you. Riders will stop at each post for approximately 15-30 minutes to rest, hydrate and eat. You may also stop to play a game of darts, bingo, bar poker, raffle, or other games that are available at each post while you are present.
This route is 17 miles with 5 American Legion Posts along the way. Upon your return at approximately 12pm-1pm there will be Music, BBQ, Raffle Draw, Pool Access, VIP Guests and Winners from the Poker Ride will be announced.