La Crosse, Wisconsin
Just a 2.5-hour drive from the Twin Cities, La Crosse is considered to be the easiest JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes destinations. Three States….Two Bridges…One Mighty River!!! La Crosse, Wis., is an historic, vibrant city with a flair for the old and a sprinkle of the new. Nestled between the bluffs of Wisconsin and the Mississippi River, riders will navigate a course that starts in La Crosse and crosses three states, two bridges, and one mighty river. It’s perfect for the entire family! Discover why cyclists say riding in La Crosse constitutes some of the best biking in the Midwest.
Riders from around the world take on two challenges: raising the money needed to fund research for better treatments and a cure for diabetes, and reaching a personal training goal to prepare for a destination cycling experience. The JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes offers:
- Multiple fundraising and mileage options
- Training with a USA Cycling certified coach
- Ride destinations designed for riders of all fitness levels