Cycling event raises funds for Rape Victim Advocates

SHARE Cycling event raises funds for Rape Victim Advocates

PHOTO: There’s a seat waiting for you at Cardio Party On A Bike.  |  COURTESY SOULCYCLE

Spend an afternoon pedaling like mad and help out a worthy cause in the process.

Cardio Party On A Bike will be held from 2 until 4 p.m. Nov. 22 at SoulCycle Old Town, 1225 N. Wells. The cycling event is a fund-raiser for Rape Victim Advocates and was put together by entertainment journalist Liz Crokin, author of “Malice.”  

If you want to be in the front row — and who among us Type As doesn’t, right — the cost is $100. It’s  $75 for the second row and $50 for general admission. The number of bikes is limited, so don’t dally if you are planning to sign up.

Founded in 1974 by Dr. Natalie A. Stephens, an obstetrician/gynecologist, and a group of Northwestern University medical and nursing students, Rape Victim Advocates provides services to survivors of sexual violence as well as their loved one. The organization has worked for changes on many fronts to how sexual violence and those who face it are treated. Learn more about RVA here.

For tickets to Cardio Party On A Bike, go here.

The Latest
The Blue Demons (3-23, 0-15 Big East) have lost 14 straight games by an average margin of 24.1 points.
After several months of immaculately cleaning up his teammates’ messes, Vlasic’s play has dipped a bit in February — in line with the Hawks, who lost 3-1 on Wednesday. But he believes he’s “getting better at erasing one mistake, one bad game,” and moving on.
Gabriel Gonzales, a 6-7 junior, scored a career-high 17 points and grabbed 12 rebounds while dueling in the post with 6-10 Illinois recruit Jason Jakstys.
A federal jury found Burke guilty in December of racketeering, bribery and attempted extortion.