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March 18, 2015

Important Announcement for 2015

After five great years, we regret to inform you that there will not be a Beach Bike Ride in 2015. Our BBR Team is taking a well deserved hiatus to enjoy some family time for weddings, graduations and several little Beach Bike Ride toddlers.





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May 13, 2014

5th Annual Beach Bike Ride for Charity set for Saturday, June 14

The 5th Annual Beach Bike Ride for Charity in Wells Beach, Maine, will once again benefit the American Cancer Society ( ACS ). The American Cancer Society is dedicated to helping cancer patients receive vital treatment in the fight to beat cancer throughout the State of Maine and beyond.




2013 Start
June 4, 2013

Matching Registration Funds Generate over $1300!

On May 20 an anonymous donor offered to match registration donations completed by June 1, 2013. Thirty-seven rider/donor registrations were completed raising over $1300 in matching funds for the American Cancer Society!



2013 Press Release
April 22, 2013

Beach Bike Ride to Partner with American Cancer Society

The Annual Beach Bike Ride for Charity in Wells Beach, Maine, has announced a new partnership with the American Cancer Society. As such, proceeds from this year’s Beach Bike Ride will be dedicated to helping cancer patients throughout the State of Maine.


2012 Check Presentation
August 17, 2012

3rd Annual Beach Bike Ride Raises over $11,000

In this, our third year, over one hundred and twenty bicyclists partnered with local sponsors, donors and volunteers to raise over $11,000. for the “Be Like Brit Foundation” in honor of Britney Gengel.



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April 20, 2012

3rd Annual Beach Bike Ride for Charity

Its time to get ready for the 3rd Annual Beach Bike Ride for Charity! This year’s ride is on Saturday, June 16 at 7:00 AM. It’s going to be better than ever!


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August 17, 2011

Beach Bike Ride raises $11,000 for Be Like Brit!

Over one hundred bicyclists partnered with local sponsors, donors and volunteers to raise over $11,000 for the Be Like Brit Fund in honor of Britney Gengel, a summer resident of Wells and a victim of the January 12, 2010 earthquake tragedy in Haiti.





June 23, 2010

A special thank you to the 2010 Beach Bike Riders!

Thank you for making our 1st Annual Beach Bike Ride for the “Be Like Brit Fund” a huge success! A beautiful day combined with over sixty enthusiastic riders and many hard working volunteers made for a fun and worthwhile day for all! The Gengel Family would also like to express their sincere appreciation to all who participated.


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May 16, 2010

Announcing the Inaugural Beach Bike Ride for Charity

Three neighbors in Wells were discussing the Haiti earthquake tragedy that lead to the unfortunate death of Brtiney Gengel, a Wells, Maine summer resident. How could we as a community could honor this young lady’s memory?