Where: The Wild West of NSW
When: 10-17 September 2021
Distance: Over 500 km in 7 days
Riders: 50+ riders each day
The Alive & Well on Farms Ride for the Chopper is about having fun, kicking your own goals, and raising money for your Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service.
The 2021 Alive & Well on Farms Ride for the Chopper will be a 8 day, 7 night mountain bike ride which will have a full support crew including safety vehicles, bike trailers, catering crew and a very experienced team of Riders to guide and assist you on the adventure of a lifetime!
The 20th Annual Alive & Well on Farms Ride for the Chopper will be travelling from Dubbo back to Tamworth, taking in the wonderful Wild West including Gilgandra, Coonamble, The Piliga, Coonabarabran & Gunnedah. There will be a local school visit along the way, awards, themed ride days, games and activities for all to enjoy.
Friday 10 Sept
Coach Transport to Dubbo – Departing 8am from Helicopter Base Tamworth.
Saturday 11 Sept
Cycling day trip around Dubbo, including visiting some of our wilder counterparts.
Sunday 12 Sept
Ride Dubbo to Gilgandra
Monday 13 Sept
Ride Gilgandra to Coonamble
Tuesday 14 Sept
Ride Coonamble to Baradine
Wednesday 15 Sept
Ride Baradine to Coonabarabran
Thursday 16 Sept
Ride Coonabarabran to Gunnedah
Friday 17 Sept
Cycling from Gunnedah back to Tamworth. Final awards night dinner before farewelling your ride family until next year.
Each 7-day rider is asked to pay a ride fee that covers the following:
- All meals including breakfasts, lunches, snacks and (for the first time in 2021) dinners
- Quality accommodation in either holiday parks or motels
- Support vehicles and support team
- 2x 2021 RFTC Ride Jerseys & a polo shirt
TOTAL COST $850.00 pp + $500 fundraising minimum
Each rider is asked to raise a minimum of $500. Fundraising can be done via:
- Your own fundraising page
- Selling or purchasing one of the sponsorship packages
- A personal donation
- Holding your own event
- Selling raffle tickets
- Create your own polo shirt and sell logo positions to corporate companies
- Come up with your own fundraising ideas!
Weekend/Mid Ride & Fundraising Options Also Available
For more information please contact Tamara on 02 6764 9400