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A Ride to Remember
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A BIG THANKS to the over 500 riders who joined the Alzheimer's Association and Iowa State University Head Football Coach Paul Rhoads for the 6th annual A Ride to Remember motorcycle event on Sunday, June 21, 2015.  The day was perfect and we appreciate your continued support! 

If you were unable to attend and need to pick-up your shirt, please contact Kay Rader at or 515.440.2722 x8206 to make arrangements.

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Again this year Boesen The Florist hosted their annual RIDE TO THE RIDE leaving from Boesen The Florist in Des Moines. Over 100 riders started from Des Moines and road as a group to Ames.  We appreciate the support of Tom and Frank Boesen and their family on this great event!


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Chapter Sponsors




Gold Sponsors



Silver Sponsors

Get your company logo HERE! Call Kay Rader at 515.440.2722 x8206.

Bronze Sponsors

Bickford Assisted Living of Ames
Harlan Sports Management
Schneider Foundation 

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2015 Event Day Photos & Press Coverage

Photos of the 2015 event as well as the group photo 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.


2015 Media Day & Reason to Hope Luncheon

Coach spent a day back in May on his Alzheimer's Association media tour to promote the 2015 A Ride to Remember event. He passionately told his story of how his family has been affected by Alzheimer's and his mother's battle with the disease.

Thank you to all the media who participated in this great day!

>Click here to view photos from Media Day and our Reason to Hope luncheon.


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