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Naples Velo Easter Fundraiser Ride 2012

April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: Riders showed up in the dark for the 7 am start.  Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.

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April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: Riders showed up in the dark for the 7 am start. Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.

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  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: Isobel Hitchcock and Pippa Greenberg in the spirit for their ride.  Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: 60-80 riders participated in the fundraing ride and to raise public awareness of cyclists' rights to the roads. Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: Leader Andy Robinson outlines the course and emphasizes the meaning of the morning's ride.   Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: Kevin Erndl limbers and suits up for the 65 ride.  Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: Colors of the Naples Velo cycling club.  Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride:  Riders all donated money to help injured cyclist Elaine Jackson.  Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: 60-80 riders participated in the fundraing ride and to raise public awareness of cyclists' rights to the roads. Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: Bicyclists suited up with protective gear for the 65 mile ride. Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: Peter Christiansen & Doug Faas ready to ride.  Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: Riders showed up in the dark for the 7 am start.  Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: 60-80 riders participated in the fundraing ride and to raise public awareness of cyclists' rights to the roads. Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: 60-80 riders participated in the fundraing ride and to raise public awareness of cyclists' rights to the roads. Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: 60-80 riders participated in the fundraing ride and to raise public awareness of cyclists' rights to the roads. Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.
  • April 8, 2012 Naples Velo Easter morning fundraiser ride: Bicyclists don special shoes that fit into stirrup like pedals.  Photo by Gordon Campbell/Special to the Daily News.

In the early Easter morning darkness 60-80 members of the Naples Velo cycling club met up for a 65 mile ride that would raise funds to help cover medical expenses for injured cyclist Elaine Jackson who suffered a severe injury in a motor vehicle collision.  Leader Andy Robinson also emphasized the objective of raising public awareness of cyclists rights to the road too.  The ride which started at 7 am was expected to take 2 1/2-3 hours before meeting back where they would breakfast together and present a signed card to Elaine. 

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