Please check back for pictures and information related to this years “Ride For The Heroes” 2016.
Ride for the Heroes is an annual charity benefit bicycle ride.
Ride for Heroes supports those organizations that protect and serve and make Eastern Parker County a better place to live. Proceeds from the bike ride are dispersed to the following organizations:
Aledo Fire Department
Hudson Oaks Fire Department
Willow Park Fire/Rescue
Parker County Sheriff’s Reserve
Parker County Center of Hope
In addition, the Ride for Heroes bike ride supports various student clubs from Aledo High School and the Texas Bicycle Coalition (working for safer cycling in Texas).
The event has several courses and thousands of participants.
Volunteer communications support for safety and logistics is conducted by the Parker Baptist Association Communicators K5PBA, with adjunct communicators from the Disaster Relief Emergency Communication Team K5DIR, and Tri-County Amateur Radio Club WC5C.
The several different distance bicycle courses in this popular bike ride meander through the scenic hills, woods, farms and estate homes of Parker County, Texas.