Ride for Life 2016, generosity in pole position
Many champions are back in the Ferrari racetrack in Imola (19/20 November) for the dates with Riders4Riders non-profit organization to support the research for the treatment of spinal cord injuries. For the first time Food Trucks and Passatore Bike Day will be there too.
Tickets are combined with a rich lottery.
After the official presentation in occasion of CIV 2016 at Imola last September, Riders4Riders Onlus opens the 7th edition of the Champions Challenge Ride for Life. For the second year the charity event takes place at the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari in Imola .The event is sponsored by the IMF and the City of Imola, Tickets cost 10 euros (below how to buy advance tickets) and they are combined with a rich raffle lottery. Once again we will have the generous participation of a large number of champions.
The stars of speed and off-road will be on the banks of the Santerno river: the world champions Loris Capirossi, Marco Melandri, Andrea Dovizioso, Lorenzo Savadori, Leandro Mercado, Manuel Poggiali, Ayrton Badovini, Alessandro Gramigni, Alex De Angelis, Franco Morbidelli, Simone Corsi, Michele Pirro, Matteo Baiocco, the champion of enduro Alex Salvini, the motocross riders Andrea Bartolini, Alessandro Lupino, Michele Cervellin, Simone Bernardini, Ivo Monticelli and Angelo Pellegrini are some of the renowned names who will compete in various challenges within the arena set-up in the paddock 2 of the track in Emilia Romagna .
The success of the first edition, continues, the friendly tussle between pilots on Pit bike, while the MTB bike the “Trofeo Andrea Antonelli” Proposes the original 20 minutes relay race in pairs with a change every 2 laps. The program Also Provides the performance of the MX freestyler Daboot group, the Quad Evolution shows of Roberto Poggiali, “Riders4Riders Supermotard” trophies (with category On Road for sprinters) and “Riders4Riders Minicross 65” (novices -cadetti). Also there will be an autograph session with all the stars of the circus. We have even blackberries: three authentic elements of uniqueness for the 2016 edition: Food Trucks, Ride For Life 2016, the Passatore Bike Day and the Ride For Life Party 2016.
Let’s start: the consecration of the contemporary gastronomic phenomenon of Street Food will whet the appetite thanks to the 20 stations with the best culinary specialties of national and international cuisine to take away.
Cycling and motorcycling will mix into a charity event on the Bringing the Ferrari track the 4th edition of the trial team “Passatore Bike Day”. Two laps with departures every 3 minutes. 4/6 athletes accompanied by a professional, the presence of Pro Alan Marangoni, Moreno Moser, David Formolo, Alessandro Malaguti, Matteo Montaguti, Manuel Belletti and many more will guarantee an unprecedented show.
On the evening of Saturday, November 19 Ride For Life Party 016 will be thrown, An exclusive charity party that will warm the heart of motorsport in Imola with Dj Rotation (a lot of special guests at the console), the live music of the Rain and other bands, the election of Mister Ride for Life in 2016 who will be Elected among the invited riders and cyclists (as judges 4 beautiful models) and lots of beer.
Already said as the admission ticket (10 euros), is combined with a lottery (extraction Sunday, November 20, from 17:15 till the end of the event): one of the most coveted awards is 1 pit bike, 1 bike, 1 TV Passes and 12 to live in the paddock of the Italian races of MotoGP, World Superbike and MXGP. A genuine fundraising Also enhanced by a traditional charity lottery possible thanks to the assistance of irreplaceable partners together with the organizational staff.
Every day, the box office is open on site from 8 am to 18 pm (free admission under 12). Wonderful synergies involve the Montecatone Onlus Foundation and the Lady Polita Onlus, Schools in the town are Also Involved. Detailed info on the site www.riders4riders.it and the association’s official Facebook page Riders 4 Riders Onlus: www.facebook.com/riders4ridersonlus.
(Each coupon is valid for participation in the exclusive raffle, cost 10 euros each.):
Structure TM Tiziano Monti Via Ercolani 15, Imola
CENTRO MOTO Via Pisacane 71, Imola (next to the “Toys Center”)
MOTORETTIFICA ZAPPI Via Xella 7, Imola
WHAT IS RIDE FOR LIFE?
Ride For Life is a sporting charity event Whose proceeds are used for assistance to riders who were victims of serious accidents in a race or During Their workout and to support scientific research That deals with the treatment of spinal cord injuries. The event was born six years ago in Faenza through the Efforts of Riders4Riders Onlus, Which after two editions was accompanied by Marina Romoli Onlus, Involving pilots and important names of the Italian and international cycling world. In 2015, the sixth edition of the Ride for Life, held at the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari in Imola (BO), supported the search for a cure for chronic spinal injuries. Memorabilia donated by famous champions have helped to raise money through online auctions.
Riders4Riders is a non-profit organization founded in 2010 by riders and motorcycle enthusiasts with the aim to raise funds to assist seriously injured riders and to support research for the treatment of spinal cord injury. Born as a result of serious accidents Involving young drivers from various motorcycle specialty, Riders4Riders Has Been incendio coordinates blackberries and make effective the Efforts of many generous volunteers, managing to give continuity to Solidarity Initiatives organized in a systematic way to help pilots in serious trouble and support research That deals with treating spinal cord injury. Champions and amateurs, able-bodied and disabled, team managers and fans, fans and curious, all united to feel part of a big Family That does not forget the less fortunate friends, but with them tries to give them the hope of a better tomorrow . The association promotes donations to the 5 × 1000 tax on annual income (Indicating the CF 90029430395 Riders4Riders non-profit organization): an act of great civic responsibility That does not cost anything to the taxpayer, but Which is of great social value. Riders4Riders collaborates with the Italian Motorcycle Federation and the major sports and local agencies, promoting joint Initiatives Aimed at safety in sports.
Mattia Grandi Ride For Life 2016 Press Officer