The Chain Gang Memorial Ride
June 7th, 2018- Kalamazoo Michigan
Join us on Thursday, June 7th at 5:30 for the Memorial Dedication to honor the victims and survivors of the June 7th, 2016 Bicycle Tragedy. The memorial will be across the street from Markin Glen Park at the address below:
Maple Hill Bike Trail
5221 N. Westnedge
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
The dedication will be followed by A 25 mile Memorial Ride at 6pm, starting and finishing at the Memorial site. Proceeds from this ride will help maintain the memorial and support bicycle advocacy in the state of Michigan.
Advanced Ride Registration can be found at https://www.bikereg.com/chain-gang-finish-the-ride-memorial-ride
Following the ride, a gathering will take place at the Fountains Banquet Center at 535 South Riverview, Parchment. Snacks will be donated by the Fountains and beverages will be available for purchase.
June 16, 2016- Tour de Glenn Cyclists
"We took a picture of our group paying honor to those fallen and injured..."
Raised $1,000.00 for Kalamazoo Strong
June 10, 2016- TC Rides for Kalamazoo
Over 275 Traverse City cyclists joined members of Kalamazoo's Chain Gang, to remember the victims of Kalamazoo cycling tragedy.
In partnership with Norte and the Cherry Capital Cycling Club, we raised over$1,500 for the victims and families through the Kalamazoo Strong Organization.
We've never been prouder to be part of a such an amazing community.
June 26, 2016- Titanic Quarterly Cycling Club
"More than 30 Titanic Quarter CC riders took part in their #KalamazooStrong Memorial Ride from their base in the historic Titanic Quarter and made their way to Belfast City Hall where they stood in silence for one minute in honour of those who had died... Titanic Quarter Cycling Club is sending our strength and support to the families and to the people of Kalamazoo.”
July 4, 2016- Richland 4th of July Parade
Thank you to the over 55 bikers that came and rode in the annual holiday parade through Richland, to honor the victims and survivors of the Kalamazoo Bicycle Tragedy.
June 14, 2016- Finish The Ride, Kalamazoo
Check out this video from the event here!