Davis, CA – For Release, April 25, 2014 – The Davis Bike Club is partnering with the Women’s Cycling Association (WCA) and Half The Road to host a fundraiser for their new Women’s Development Program on Sunday, May 11th from 5:30pm to 8:30pm at the Richard Brunelle Performance Hall located at 315 W 14th Street Davis, CA. This event will help fund the program and get more women to ride bikes and encourage levels of all riders. To purchase tickets to the fundraiser, visit: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/half-the-road-screeningdavis-bike-club-womens-dev-program-fundraiser-w-bob-roll-tickets-11277564499?aff=eorg. Pro Cyclist and WCA President, Robin Farina, along with Pro Cyclist and WCA Board Member, Laura Van Gilder and Pro Cyclist, Emily Kachorek, will be at the event to lend support to the development team and promote women’s cycling.
The highly entertaining cycling personality, Bob Roll and film director, Kathryn Bertine will host the event which will feature the screening of Bertine’s Half the Road, documentary about the “Passion, Pitfalls, and Power of Women’s Professional Cycling, along with a Q & A, silent auction and reception. This will be a very special evening in conjunction with the Amgen Tour of California Women’s Races that are taking place Sunday, May 11th in Sacramento and Monday, May 12th in Folsom.
Farina, leads the Davis Bike Club Development Program as part of the WCA’s commitment to help develop new riders and grow the sport. “This will be a particularly great evening for women’s cycling! Not only will we be featuring the film Half the Road, but we will be celebrating the Women’s races at the Amgen Tour of California in which the biggest names in cycling will attend. This fundraiser supports the future of women’s cycling. We hope everyone will come [...]