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A Ride to Remember
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Thanks to the over 500 registered riders who supported the Alzheimer's Association on Sunday, June 22, 2014!

Have questions about the event? Please contact Kay Rader with the Alzheimer's Association at 515.440.6383 x105 or email krader@alz.org.



Again this year Boesen The Florist hosted their annual RIDE TO THE RIDE leaving from Boesen The Florist in Des Moines. We appreciate the support of Tom and Frank Boesen and their family on this great event!



Chapter Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsor

Bronze Sponsors

Bickford of Ames
Harlan Sports Management
Northcrest Community


2014 Event Day Photos & Press Coverage

Photos of the 2014 event can be found by clicking HERE or the FLICKR image above. Once you locate a photo you'd like to download. Click on it to open and then use the DOWNLOAD button (looks like an arrow with a line under it) on the bottom right corner of the page.

>View the ABC5 coverage of the event
>View the Des Moines Register's coverage of the event
>View the Ames Tribune's coverage of the event>View ISU Athletic Department's coverage of the event

2014 Media Day & Reason to Hope Luncheon

Coach spent a day back in May on his Alzheimer's Association media tour to promote the 2014 A Ride to Remember event. He passionately told his story of how his family has been affected by Alzheimer's and his mother's thirteen year battle.
Thank you to all the media who participated in this great day!

Great Day on KCWI 23
Des Moines Register
LAZER 103.3
STAR 102.5
KJJY 92.5
NASH 97.3
KIOA 93.3 - A Ride to Remember Sponsor
ABC 5 - A Ride to Remember Sponsor

>Click here to view photos from Media Day and our Reason to Hope luncheon.
>Click here to listen to Coach Rhoads' inspiring and emotional speech at the Reason to Hope luncheon.


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