|Group of Injured Veterans to Bicycle |
Sea to Shining Sea — Ride Across America Led by World T.E.A.M. Sports
|State Farm® sponsors cross-country ride to honor our nation’s service men and women and their commitment to being there for our country|
SAN FRANCISCO, May 12, 2010 – A team of exceptional athletes, many of whom are wounded Iraq and Afghanistan veterans representing all military branches, will depart from the Golden Gate Bridge on Saturday, May 22 for World T.E.A.M. Sports’ inaugural bike trek across America called Sea to Shining Sea. The goal of Sea to Shining Sea is to honor the courage of our service men and women, recognize the strength of the American spirit and challenge perceptions of how we view athletes. The ride will conclude in Virginia Beach on July 24.
Wounded Warriors are riding from SF across the US! Alameda County Blue Star Moms and the Pacifica Military Moms will be providing breakfast to the riders. If you would like to donate please bring your donation to the Veterans Hall in Niles on the 19th of May between 6 pm and 8 pm.
The press release has crossed the media wires!Below is the link to the press release, fact sheet, and ride itinerary. http://www.pwrnewmedia.com/2010/statefarm_00506/index.html
Please encourage folks to come out and rally, cheer these heroes on as they ride through each town! Please help spread the word with your military supporters to celebrante and honor these men and women.
State Farm | For Immediate Release