2014 Hike/Bike for Hospice:
Celebrating Over 30 years of Sparrow Hospice Services!
Sunday, September 21, 2014
9:00a.m. REGISTRATION: Granger Meadows Park, DeWitt
Between US-127 and Wood Road, south of E. State Rd.
10:00a.m. OPENING CEREMONIES: All Participants
This year's heartwarming story; Annabelle Kong.
11:00a.m. HIKE/BIKE BEGINS
12:30p.m. CHILDREN'S BIKE/RUN: Ages 4-10
Just for Kids!
Distance: 4-6 year olds: bike 1 mile and run 0.5 mile
7-10 year olds: bike 2 miles and run 1 mile
For "participation tips" and additional information about this fun and exciting new event, go to Motiv8Training.com
Cost: $25.00 per Child
(The $25 Duathlon Registration Fee allows children to Hike with parents during the Hike/Bike event as well.)
20/40 MILE BIKE
- For this year's Bike portion of the event, two biking routes are being offered. You may choose from either a 20 or 40 mile route. The routes have been carefully mapped out by our Bike Sub-Committee.
- Please note that the bike route will start and finish at Granger Meadows Park.
- ALL bikers are invited to join hikers for the opneing ceremony prior to their journey.
- There will be SAG support and a rest stop along the way. Helmets are required.
Online registration is now available!
Order a picket in memory of your loved one.
Ultimate Bounce Inflatables
Potter Park petting zoo
Special appearances by Sparty,
Big Lug, Zeke the Wonder Dog
Additional Hike/Bike Pathway Activities:
A special place to remember loved ones. Please bring a framed photo for display.
Picket Fence Memorial
Musical instruments for attendees to play, courtesy of Marshall Music.
Proceeds from the Hike/Bike for Hospice help to support hospice care for terminally ill individuals with limited or no health insurance.
Our unique and caring offerings:
- Final dream fulfillment
- Vigil companions
- Music therapy
- Massage therapy
- Life stories
- Pet therapy
Funds raised to support the following areas of Sparrow Hospice:
- Bereavement support services
- Hospice staff education
- New equipment and technology
- Charity care for the uninsured
- Complimentary therapies
- Rooftop garden
Thank You to our Generous 2014 Hike/Bike for Hospice Sponsors
Presenting Circle of Life Sponsor (Exclusive)
Feldman's Bud Kouts Chevrolet
Quality of Life Bike Sponsor
Cynthia and David Kragt
Mid-Michigan ParrotHead Club
Capital Area Muscle Car Club
Ron and Carol Horowitz
Farm Bureau Insurance
Magnolia Memorial Sponsor (Exclusive)
Cedar Lunch Sponsor (Exclusive)
Poplar Picket Fence Sponsor (Exclusive)
Birch Refreshment Sponsor (Exclusive)
Cherry Entertainment Sponsor (Exclusive)
Progressive Impressions International
MSU Federal Credit Union
White Pine Sponsor
Dewitt Moose Lodge 2291
Joe Dimmick Memorial Foundation
Mint City Jammers
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Norm & Julie Spalding
Marvin & Marie Smokoska
Tom & Michelle Wiseman
Capital City Wedding Doves
The Guitar Center
Lights on Studio
Qdoba Mexican Grill
Reno's Sports Bar