Craig Hospital, a world-renowned center for specialty rehabilitation and research for people with spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury, will host Pedal4Possible on Saturday, June 6, 2015.
The charity bike ride, presented by LogRhythm and Coloplast, will feature courses for all skill levels, including a 10K, 50K, 100K and 100 mile route. All cyclists will start and end at the
Colorado Technology Center (CTC) in Louisville, just a half-mile northeast of Highway 36.
All money raised will fund innovative therapy programs that help Craig Hospital patients affected by spinal cord and traumatic brain injury thrive like
Therapeutic Recreation, Nurse Advice Line, the PEAK Center, and many more.
Pedal4Possible charity ride
More than 260 Craig Hospital supporters, patients (current and former), and cycling enthusiasts.
Many riders with mobility limitations will be using handcycles. Craig Hospital’s Therapeutic Recreation Department will have a handcycle demonstration available for those who wish to try it out.
Colorado Tech Center 1
321 S Taylor Ave, Louisville, CO 80027
Saturday, June 6, 20157 a.m.: Packet pick-up and on-site registration at Colorado Technology Center 8 a.m.: 100 Mile Ride Start 9 a.m.: 100K Ride Start 10 a.m.: 50K Ride Start 11 a.m.: 10 K Ride Start Noon - 4 p.m.: Post-ride Event - Party 4 Possible! 1:30 p.m.: Awards and Presentations
Media wishing to attend are asked to call Jordan Ames at 720-231-0267.
About Craig Hospital
Craig Hospital is a world-renowned hospital and research center specialized in the care of people who have sustained a spinal cord and/or a brain injury. Located in Englewood, Colo., Craig Hospital is a 93-bed, private, not-for-profit care facility providing a comprehensive system of inpatient and outpatient medical care, rehabilitation, neurosurgical rehabilitative care, and long-term follow-up services. Half of Craig's patients come from outside of Colorado. Craig has been ranked as a top 10 rehabilitation center by
U.S. News and World Report for 29 consecutive years. Craig received the NDNQI® award in 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 for the highest quality outcomes in nursing care in a rehabilitation facility. Craig also received its 3rd recognition for excellence in nursing by the American Nurses Credential Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program® in 2015. The 2015 recognition ensures Magnet designation until the year 2020. Craig was voted by employees as a "Top Workplace" by the Denver Post in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2018 and was ranked in the top 150 places to work in healthcare by Becker's Healthcare in 2014. For more information visit craighospital.org
About The Craig Hospital Foundation
As the only stand-alone, not-for-profit hospital in Colorado, Craig Hospital relies on donor support to provide cutting-edge, holistic care. The Craig Hospital Foundation is an independent 501 (c)(3) that exists solely to support the hospital, its programs and patients.
Operating in accordance with the philosophy of Craig Hospital, the Foundation builds lifelong relationships with contributors, raises funds and dedicates its resources to further advance the needs of Craig Hospital and those it serves. Guided by a dedicated and civic-minded board of directors, the Craig Hospital Foundation offers members of the community a number of meaningful ways to support the hospital’s work helping people rebuild their lives.