In spite of the scorching temperatures two weeks prior to the 8 Lakes Leg Aches bike ride, August 2, 2014 turned out to be a great day. Over 650 riders participated raising over $71,000 to benefit Lutheran Community Services’ Sexual Assault & Family Trauma (SAFeT) Response Center. Thank you to all of our sponsors, volunteers and riders for making this year’s ride a huge success! View photo gallery.
Mark your calendar!
Next year’s ride is scheduled for Saturday, August 1, 2015.
The 8 Lakes Leg Aches bike ride is considered one of the best organized bike rides in Eastern Washington with riders enjoying the beautiful scenery of West Spokane, Cheney and Medical Lake. Choose from 15, 30, 45 or 75 mile routes – the 75 mile route passes Willow, Granite, Silver, Medical, Clear, Chapman, Kepple and Fish Lakes, for the full 8 Lakes ride experience. Each route includes snack stops and SAG support. The ride takes place rain or shine!
At the finish, you’ll be refreshed with great food from:
Start Location & Times
The starting point for the 8 Lakes Leg Aches bike ride is the Group Health Corporate Office, 5615 W Sunset Hwy, Spokane, WA 99224.
All proceeds benefit the Sexual Assault & Family Trauma (SAFeT) Response Center at Lutheran Community Services NW. Revenue from the bike ride help us continue delivering the highest quality of service to our community, while not only providing on-going support, but also creating new opportunities of hope to those in our community who turn to our agency in their time of need. Annually, we serve over 3300 children, individuals and families to provide healing, hope and justice to victims who experience violent trauma or sexual assault.
For more information contact Christie McKee at 509-343-5020 or e-mail.