The Bike4Life team returns to Berlin
After more than 3,000k on the bike Björn and Konstantin finish
the 2001 Bike4Life Project successfully.
The tour summary will be published on-line soon.
Bike4Life high school presentation
Bike4Life team visits the Laguna Blanca School in Santa Barbara, California
and presents students the Bike4Life charity project.
Bike4Life arrives at the Mexican border
bike ride from Vancouver to Mexico has been finished successfully. The
project will go on though.
Bike4Life visits the inventors of the mountain bike
meets different inventors and designers of the original mountain bikes.
Among them are Joe Breeze (Breezer Bikes), Gary Fisher (Fisher Bikes),
Tom Ritchey (Ritchey Bikes) and Keith Bontrager (Bontrager bicycle components).
Bike4Life cycled through Oregon
Bike4Life team arrives in Crescent City in California.
Bike4Life cycled through Washington
Bike4Life team reaches Astoria in Oregon.
Bike4Life crosses the US border
Welter und Konstantin Henschen arrive in Seattle in Washington.
Bike4Life Tour has started
Bike4Life Team, Björn Welter und Konstantin Henschen, have started
to raise money in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Bike4Life Tour starts September 20
Bike4Life Tour will begin on September 15 in Vancouver.
Bike4Life Tour suspended
to the tragic incidents in New York the Bike4Life Tour will not start
as planned. Bike4Life would like to express the deepest sympathy to
those affected by the American atrocity. Our thoughts and prayers are
with them at this time of immense sorrow.
Bike4Life Tour starts September 15
Bike4Life Tour will begin on September 15 in Vancouver, Canada at Steed
Steed Cycles is official bike sponsor for the Bike4Life
Cycles in North Vancouver, Canada will be the official supplier of Santa
Cruz Mountain Bikes for the Bike4Life Charity Tour 2001.
Bike4Life route is being set
official charity bike route will be set soon. The tour stages will be
listed under "Route".
Lance Armstrong Foundation - Official Partner
are happy to announce that Bike4Life will officially raise money for
the Lance Armstrong Foundation. The Lance Armstrong Foundation exists
to help people manage and survive cancer.
BOB Trailers - Official Sponsor
Trailers is the official supplier of bicycle trailers for Bike4Life.
Their sponsorship will give us the opportunity to carry our gear from
Vancouver to Mexico.
Roadshows in North America
our tour from Vancouver to Mexico we are going to visit approximately
20 different mountain bike clubs. We will report on their projects and
trail work as well as their favourite bike rides via classic and digital
media. So everyone will see what mountain biking is like in different
parts of the west coast.
Social Marketing Tool
is going to become a unique event. It combines aspects of a charity
bike ride with a tour guide for bicycle riders and event marketing for
Take-off party in Berlin and Vancouver
plans to party in Vancouver before the beginning of the tour. Everyone
is invited. Dates have not yet been set because we are still looking
for a location. Any form of help or suggestions will be highly appreciated!
IMBA - Official Partner
just confirmed that Bike4Life will be officially raising money for the
International Mountain Bicycling Association. IMBA's mission is to promote
mountain bicycling opportunities that are environmentally sound and
Successful tradeshow - New partners and sponsors
week we attended the ISPO sports tradeshow in Munich, Germany where
our concept received positive feedback from 30 potential sponsors including
Polar, Camelback, Sigg, Biobase, Sixtus, Ortlieb, Adidas, Powerbar,
Teva, Alpina, Gore Bike Wear and Tectory.
Endorser - Councellor of Jamaica
Hermann Gerbaulet, Councellor of Jamaica in Berlin confirmed that he
is going to endorse Bike4Life.
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