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Aptalis CF Cycle For LifeĀ®

Event Overview

Aptalis CF Cycle For Life Trademark

3rd Annual CF Cycle for Life
"Wheels to Wine in Washington County"

Sunday, July 22, 2012
Registration opens at 8:00 a.m.

Willamette Valley Vineyards Tualatin Estate
10850 NW Seavey Rd. Forest Grove, OR 97116

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About the Event:

Join us for our 3rd annual CF Cycle for Life: "Wheels to Wine in Washington County." This signature event will be held Sunday, July 22nd against a picturesque backdrop of the breathtaking Cascade Mountains. The safe and well supported ride cuts through lesser known rural roads and will feature a special post-ride celebration complete with delectable cuisine, live music, exciting giveaways and wine tasting from award winning vintners.

The ride starts and finishes at the venerable Willamette Valley Vineyards Tualatin Estate just west of Banks, off of Highway 6. Riders will have the choice of attempting either a 35 mile route, or a more elevated and demanding 65 mile course. Regardless of which route you select, every participant is sure to experience the joy of joining in the fight against cystic fibrosis in one of the most unique and unforgettable settings imaginable.

Participants under the age of 18 are not permitted to participate in the Aptalis CF Cycle For Life®. Bike helmets are required to ride.

To learn more about other Aptalis CF Cycle For Life® rides across the country, click here:

How to Get Your Wheels In Motion:
Join the Aptalis CF Cycle For Life® "Wheels to Wine in Washington County". Cycle with a team of co-workers, friends or family members and make a difference in the lives of those living with cystic fibrosis everyday. To register as a cyclist, click on the registration button found on the top right of this page and get started today!

Registration Fees:
Until April 30th: $25
May 1st - July 21st: $35
Event Day: $45
Minimum Pledge Requirement: $150

turn in your $150 fundraising minimum due on or before July 22, 2012 to earn a long-sleeved official event T-Shirt.  Riase more money for a chance to earn an official event jersey and other great prizes!

CF Cycle for Life is a pledge event. In addition to the registration fee we require all cyclists to raise a minimum funraising amount to participate in the ride. Registration fees are not tax deductible and do not count towards your fundraising total. Your Minimum Pledge Requirement is tax deductible and must be turned in on or before event date to receive a long sleeved official event T-shirt. Raise more money for a chance to earn an official event jersey and other great prizes.

If your minimum pledge requirement has not been met, you will have the option of providing a credit card or cash on event day. You will have one month after the event to submit the remaining balance before your credit card is charged.

TIP - When registering you will be asked to state your fundraising goal (which you can change later). You may select any of the amounts from the pull down menu that are ABOVE the ride's minimum fundraising goal. If the minimum fundraising goal is not an option in the pull down menu, you will need to select the shaded block that is immediately above the minimum amount - and then type in any other amount above the minimum.

For more information, please contact Joe Boyd at or (800) 448-8404.

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Because of risks to people with cystic fibrosis, individuals with a confirmed positive sputum culture for Burkholderia cepacia complex shall not attend this event. This is because B. cepacia can be passed between individuals who have CF through close proximity. B. cepacia infection in a person with CF can cause serious respiratory illness and, in some patients, may lead to death.

Despite this policy, there might still be some individuals with B. cepacia in attendance. B. cepacia is not a risk for otherwise healthy individuals. Learn more about alternative ways in which a person with B. cepacia can participate, or call the CF Foundation at (800) FIGHT-CF. Consult your CF care center physician with medical questions.

Important note on attendance for people with CF and their families:
The health and well-being of people with cystic fibrosis is our top priority. Medical evidence shows that certain bacteria can be passed between individuals who have CF and can lead to worse symptoms and speed decline in lung function. To limit the serious risk of cross-infection between people with CF, only one person with CF may be invited to attend the indoor portion of each CF Foundation-sponsored event.  For the outdoor portion of the event, people with CF should maintain a distance of at least 6 feet from each other.

Please note: People with CF and their families should be aware that individuals with CF might choose to attend Foundation events or meetings without notifying event organizers. We strongly discourage this; however, we cannot guarantee that only one person with CF will be present at any indoor Foundation event. For more information, please call your local chapter.

To participate:




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Cycle T shirt
All riders who raise the fundraising minimum will receive the official 2012 CF Cycle for Life event shirt!



Official 2012 CF Cycle for Life Jersey! Special thank you goes out to Andrew Hebert, an avid cyclist and father of two children with CF who is dedicated to raising money for a cure and his sister Paulette Dawson who designed this year's jersey.