“Spin to Remember” raises funds for memorial bike ride

“Spin to Remember” raises funds for memorial bike ride


WE’LL HAVE THE WINNING COMBINATION TONIGHT ON 22NEWS AT 11. ASHLEY: DOZENS OF PEOPLE HOPPED ON STATIONARY BIKES IN DOWNTOWN SPRINGFIELD TO RAISE MONEY FOR A GOOD CAUSE TODAY. IT WAS SPIN TO REMEMBER… PUT ON BY THE SPIRIT OF SPRINGFIELD. ALL OF THE MONEY RAISED TODAY WILL HELP FUND RIDE TO REMEMBER, WHICH IS A BIKE RIDE FROM SPRINGFIELD TO BOSTON THAT HONORS FALLEN POLICE OFFICERS. SGT. JOGN DELANEY: “RIDE TO REMEMBER IS A HUGE EXPENSE, GETTING 300 400 RIDERS ACROSS THE STATE. FEEDING THEM TRANSPORTING THEM, HYDRATING THEM, TRANSPORTING THEM BACK FROM BOSTON ITS A BIG EXPENSE. OVER THE YEARS WE ACTUALLY GROWN TO THE POINT WHERE WE STARTED OFF THE FIST YEAR WITH 170 RIDERS AND LAST YEAR WE HAD 350.” ASHLEY: MYSELF AND 22NEWS STORMTEAM METEROROLIGST JENNIFER PAGLIEI RODE TODAY IN SPRINGFIELD AND WILL ALSO BE RIDING SEPTEMBER 16TH FOR RIDE TO REMEMBER. THERE IS STILL TIME TO SIGN UP IF YOU’RE INTERESTED, WE’VE PUT MORE INFORMATION ON OUR WEBSITE