Rose Hill Rally 2009
March 30, 2009
Ride the Rally
St. Mary's Hospital and Regional Medical Center and Callahan Edfast Mortuary and Crematory are proud to sponsor a 100K (62 miles) and 50K (31 miles) Spring bike ride on Sunday, May 3, 2009. Join us for the thirteenth annual Rose Hill Rally, a relaxing family bike tour!
Cyclists of all ages and abilities will be ableto enjoy the wonderful scenery and climate of the Grand Valley on this non-race ride. Proceeds benefit Rose Hill Hospitality House, an accommodation for St. Mary's out of town patients and their families.
Riders have a choice of routes: 100 kilometers (62 miles) or 50 kilometers (31 miles). The ride will begin and end at Canyon View Park (24 Road Exit off I-70). The course is designed to allow riders of all abilities to have an enjoyable time. Cyclists will wind their way through the beautiful farm country of the valley.
Before the Rally
Come to Grand Junction a day early.Visit historic downtown Grand Junction, explore the Grand Valley, ride the Colorado National Monument, or tour local wineries. Go to www.visitgrandjunction.com
for a local events calendar.
At The START
Riders begin the course between 7:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. for both the 100K and the 50K distance. Pick up your ride packet at Canyon View Park between 6:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. Your entry fee includes: Rider breakfast & hot lunch, Rose Hill Rally t-shirt,
Course map, Scavenger hunt, Bump'n Jump and Prizes.
During the Ride
All participants are required to wear A.N.S.I. aproved helmets. The ride is fully supported. Ride support ends at 1:00 p.m. Rest stations will be spaced throughout the 50K and 100K routes.
Wrap it up
Plan on listening to some great music provided by KOOL 107.9 FM while you enjoy your post-ride meal. You and your friends may also enjoy a complimentary massage, prize drawings, Bump Œn Jump play area for the children, in-line skating rink, ice cream, and scenic views.
Teams of six or more riders will receive special t-shirts. Members¹ names will be placed in a special drawing. All team rider entry forms, waivers, and checks must be included in the same envelope. Please include team name. Team entry forms must be mailed by April 17, 2009.
Rose Hill Rally brochure
Rose Hill Rally entry form
Rose Hill Hospitality House