The Invisible Wounds Project invites you to participate and support the IWP Ride Against Suicide, happening September 3 through September 6, 2024. The 230 cycle ride starts in Glenwood, Minnesota and ends in Red Wing, Minnesota.

To Participate:

Minimum Age Requirement for participating is 18 years old.

Select if you will be participating in the full four-day cycling tour, a day, or segment.  Make your selection here: https://forms.gle/9WpGQcgc56KsccYp9

There is no registration fee, however there are minimum fundraising commitments that must be met to ride.  The deadline for the fundraising commitment is August 15, 2024.  Each participant will receive a 2024 IWP Cycling Tour jersey included with your registration.

Minimum Fundraising Commitments:

Four-Day Tour: $1,000.00

Per Day: $250.00

Per Segment: $100.00

**Please note that once you register, you can and should begin sharing your fundraising page to start raising money towards your goal.**

Deadlines:

Registration: July 15, 2024

Fundraising: August 15, 2024

Food and beverages will be provided during each rest stop.  Lodging will be provided for those participating in the full tour. There will be a support trailer that will trail the cyclists.

Daily and Segment Participants must manage their own transportation.  Full tour participants will be required to provide their own transportation to Glenwood and from Red Wing.

Daily Schedule/Route

Exact times of location arrival/departures and routes will be made available later, speeds approximately 14 MPH:

September 2, 2024:

  • Full Tour Participants Only: Meet in Glenwood at location/time to be announced for registration and lodging.

September 3, 2024:

  • Meet at Barsness Park/Pope County Historical Museum Glenwood, MN

  • Day 1 Segment 1: Glenwood, MN to Brooten Pavilion 17 miles

  • Day 1 Segment 2: Brooten Pavilion to (break at Eagle’s Nest Bar & Grill) Paynesville Gazebo Park 23 miles

  • Day 1 Segment 3: Paynesville Gazebo Park to Thomas Decker Memorial @ Cold Spring Police Department 16 miles

  • Total Mileage 56 miles.

September 4, 2024

  • Meet at Cold Spring Police Department

  • Day 2 Segment 1: Cold Spring to Eden Valley Friederichs Park 14 miles

  • Day 2 Segment 2: Eden Valley Friederichs Park to Litchfield Legion Memorial Park 15 miles

  • Day 2 Segment 3: Litchfield Legion Memorial Park to Hutchinson Veteran’s Memorial Park 20 miles

  • Total Mileage 48 miles.

September 5, 2024

  • Meet at Hutchinson Armory MN National Guard

  • Day 3 Segment 1: Hutchinson to Glencoe Veterans Memorial 14 miles

  • Day 3 Segment 2: Glencoe Veterans Memorial to Green Isle Irish Field 14 miles

  • Day 3 Segment 3: Green Isle Irish Field to Belle Plaine City Lot (E Main Street/N Chestnut Street) 15 miles

  • Day 3 Segment 4: Belle Plaine City Lot to New Prague Veterans Memorial 15 miles

  • Total Mileage 58 miles

September 6, 2024

  • Meet at New Prague Veteran’s Memorial

  • Day 4 Segment 1: New Prague Veteran’s Memorial to Lonsdale Veteran Memorial 11 miles

  • Day 4 Segment 2: Lonsdale Veteran Memorial to Northfield Fire Department 14 miles

  • Day 4 Segment 3: Northfield Fire Department to Cannon Falls Veterans Memorial 18 miles

  • Day 4 Segment 4: Cannon Falls Veteran Memorial to Bay Point Park Red Wing, MN 21 miles

  • Total Mileage 65 miles

Total Tour Mileage 230 miles