2017 Cycle For A Cause Lethbridge

On Saturday, April 22nd, the Lethbridge Correctional Centre hosted Cycle for a Cause at Park Place Mall in Lethbridge. In collaboration with several law enforcement agencies and community groups, they all helped raise funds for Special Olympics Alberta. It was attended by members of the Lethbridge Police Service (Recruit Class), LCC Casual Team, Lethbridge Community Corrections, the Kinetic Indoor Cycle Club, Orange Theory Fitness, Headwinds Cycling Club, The Lethbridge Correctional Centre Tactical Team, Taber Police, Blood Tribe Police, LCC Special Olympics Committee, Special Olympic Athletes and several members of the community that wished to show their support.

This year the Cycle for a Cause event raised over $8000!!!

This event would never have been possible without the generous support from our sponsors and volunteers. A tremendous thank you to the University of Lethbridge Recreation Department for their stationary bikes, Orange Theory Fitness for towels, the Park Place Mall for allowing us to host this event at your venue, Tim Hortons, Davids Tea, Booster Juice & Crave Food services for the hot beverages and refreshments , SportChek for Gatorade, energy gels and towels, Special Olympics for their amazing fruit & food spread, Mr. Bernie Pohl for creating banners and signs for the teams, the Special Olympics volunteers and Athletes that helped out in so many ways,  and finally all the teams and participants who shed blood, sweat & tears in their cycling efforts!






Law Enforcement Torch Run is Special Olympics' largest grass-roots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle internationally. In Alberta, 18 agencies in 117 communities contribute to LETR efforts annually, not only with events, but as Guardians of the Flame ensuring the delivery of the Special Flame of Hope to the opening ceremony of Provincial Games and sending off our local athletes to National and World Games.

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