Ten intrepid cyclists will put Beacon’s pride on the line — and their endurance to the test — Saturday as they participate in The Villages Regional Hospital Auxiliary Foundation’s 3rd annual Hearts for Our Hospital Big Bike Challenge.
The Big Bike Challenge is a fundraiser and is a ride not a race. Tomorrow morning, Team Beacon College, comprised of staffers and students, joins some 500 cyclists who bike one of five route segments (10, 17, 32, 64, or 100 miles in a trek that begins and ends in The Villages, while meandering through Lake, Sumter, and Marion counties.
Team Beacon College includes:
- Carl Casimir — 10 miles
- Rashad Neal (student) — 10 miles
- Avital Plotkin (student) — 10 miles
- Nate Judge — 10 miles
- Steven McDaniels — 10 miles
- Deanna Czerepak (student) — 10 miles
- Marc Roberts — 10 miles
- Jamie Fleming — 32 miles
- Dave Brown — 64 miles
- Sheri Waddill — 64 miles