Wisconsin CF Cycle for Life 2017


About CF Cycle for Life

Welcome to Wisconsin's 3rd Annual CF Cycle For Life. We're proud to continue this unique event, highlighting Milwaukee's urban landscape, newly upgraded trails and bike friendly street lanes. With a 25 mile route showcasing Milwaukee restaurants and a 65 mile route along the Oak Leaf Trail, CF Cycle For Life offers something for everyone. SAG riders and vehicles support our riders while several rest stops and featured Milwaukee restaurants keep everyone energized with specialty foods along the route. There will be plenty of support and cheer at these locations to help our riders pedal their way to a cure! 

Starting and finishing at Lakefront Brewery, we'll celebrate the ride and our fundraising in style. Breakfast, lunch, beverages and music are provided pre and post ride. 

Route Information: 
Hero 0 – Earn your cycle gear and fundraise for a cure all while relaxing during the beautiful August afternoon. No need to work up a sweat to make a difference, you’ll enjoy all the food and beverages at Lakefront. 

Tasty 25 – Tour along the Lakefront and street paths to some of the best restaurants in the downtown area. You’ll enjoy working up your appetite to refuel and refresh yourself at 3 restaurants on the course. These locations feature fresh beverages, breakfast burritos, bruschetta, cheesecake and more. 

Sweet 65 - This long ride takes you through the East Side, Lakeshore State Park, the 3rd Ward, Bay View and all the way into South Milwaukee, allowing you to thoroughly explore Milwaukee. With 3 full rest stops and SAG along the route, you’ll love racking up those miles for CF. 

Follow us here and our Facebook event page for the most up to date ride maps, group photos, meet up and happy hour afternoons, and training ride opportunities that will include:

- Training rides throughout the summer 
- Event kick-off party (though some of us Fat Bike all year!) 
- A brewery and tied house tour of downtown Milwaukee by Lakefront Brewery's very own Jim Klisch 

Registration Fee Schedule: 
12/7/2016 – 7/01/2017– $15 
7/02/2017 – 8/01/2017– $30 
8/02/2017 – 8/13/2017 – $45 

Fundraising Minimum: $150 (Registration fees are not included in fundraising minimum.) 

Minimum Pledge Requirement Policy: The minimum pledge requirement of $150 is due on or before event day. If you have met your minimum pledge by the day of the event, we encourage you to keep fundraising. Reach for the stars and earn great prizes. Even though the minimum is due by the day of the event, you have one month after the event to earn great CF Cycle for Life prizes. The average amount a participant raises is $671. Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable and do not count towards your fundraising minimum. Thank you for adding tomorrows for people with cystic fibrosis.


Riders ages 16 and up may participate. 

Bike helmets are required to ride.

Learn more about other CF Cycle For Life® rides across the country.

Top Teams

  1 -  Jackie's Team ($1,500.00)
  2 -  Encantamos Cerveza! ($300.00)
  3 -  Team Schmitt ($250.00)
  4 -  Kendall's krew ($250.00)
  5 -  Tobin's Turbo Team! ($100.00)

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Top Cyclists

  1 -  David Silvis ($1,300.00)
  2 -  Tami Guiler ($250.00)
  3 -  Carolyn Elston ($200.00)
  4 -  Sabrina Huntoon ($150.00)
  5 -  Mark Huntoon ($150.00)

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Volunteer for the CF Cycle for Life

Would you like to join the volunteer team or do you know someone who would enjoy being a part of a winning team? There are many skill-enhancing and fun volunteer opportunities to experience. The contribution of each volunteer helps make CF Cycle for Life more enjoyable and it helps raise funds to cure cystic fibrosis.

Become a Volunteer

Cycle Goal: $65,000.00

Raised: $2,525.00

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Ride Details

Date: 8/13/2017
Check-in: 8:00 am
Start Time: 65 mile 9:00 AM, 25 mile 10:00 AM
Route Mileages: Hero O, Tasty 25 & Sweet 65
Chapter: Wisconsin Chapter
Event Location: Lakefront Brewery,
Milwaukee, WI
Event Coordinator Name: Tim Schmitt
Event Coordinator Email: tschmitt@cff.org
Event Coordinator Phone: 262-798-2060

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Please convert cash donations into a money order or check before mailing or bringing to the event.

Local Sponsors

New Mobile App

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