Ride with Lael Wilcox for Pedal to Empower

Pedal to Empower

Pedal to Empower

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World Bicycle Relief.

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We’re thrilled to invite the WBR Chicago community on a special ride with Lael Wilcox on Wednesday, May 22nd. Lael is with us shortly before she embarks on her mission to break the women's Guinness World Record for the fastest circumnavigation of the globe by bicycle, covering at least 18,000 miles in just 110 days. Ride Details: 12:00pm – 1:30pm: No-drop ride (any bike, any kit) to Caracol Gathering Space via the lakefront trail - Meet behind the garage at 1000 W Fulton to roll at noon. The garage is located at the rear of the building and is accessible via the alley behind the main entrance on Fulton Street. Route: We’ll leave the garage and take the lakefront trail to the Caracol Gathering Space, where we’ll have snacks at the turnaround point. 1:30pm – 2:30pm: Social hour hosted by World Bicycle Relief in the café This ride is a fantastic opportunity to meet Lael, hear about her incredible cycling adventures, and enjoy a scenic ride together. We hope you can join us!

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We're pedaling to empower women and girls around the world.

Join us for an adventure on two wheels.

We are excited to help change lives through the Power of Bicycles! Together, we are raising funds and awareness for World Bicycle Relief, a global nonprofit organization committed to helping individuals overcome the barrier of distance in developing communities around the world.

If you want to pedal along, click 'Join the Team' and be a part of the fun. If you want to support with a donation, you will be helping get more women and girls on bikes in countries around the world to achieve independence and thrive. Every donation makes a difference, and a contribution of $165 USD helps put a brand-new Buffalo Bicycle into the hands of a person in need!

Come join the squad!

Thank you to our donors


Alex Gee