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ALC Send Off Dinner Party

Friday May 30, 2014 6:00PM-9:00PM Entertainment and Raffle at 7:00PM Join the Positive Pedalers as they host the 2014 ALC Send Off Dinner Party. Bring your friends and family to this wonderful event. We will have a huge raffle with

Posted in AIDS/LifeCycle, Announcement, Uncategorized

Positive Spotlight | Carlos Urrutia

  By Greg Mahusay & Chris Eisenberg: Carlos Urrutia submitted entries for both the Positive Pedalers jersey and the Positive Pedalers T-shirt design competition this year, and was thrilled to discover that his bright and upbeat designs had won in

Posted in Announcement, Positive Spotlight

Drum Roll Please…. And The Winner of the 2014 T-Shirt & Jersey Design Contest is ….

   As Tim Gunn says on Project Runway…”Designers make it work.”  And WORK they did! The Board of Directors appreciates all the creative designs that our members submitted in support of this annual event. Great designs for both the jersey and

Posted in Announcement

Announcing the 2014 T-Shirt & Jersey Design Contest

If you fashion yourself a designer or even someone with a flair for style and would like the opportunity to express your creativity, . . .  specifically focused on the PosPeds organization and mission…then this is your Call To Action!

Posted in Announcement, Uncategorized

Welcome New Board Members!

We are delighted to welcome nine new members from across the country to the national board of directors! They bring with them a wealth of experience and many years of passionate involvement in HIV/AIDS events and organizations to help us

Posted in Announcement, Board Spotlight

Paradise Ride Kauai – Cycle for Life 2013

Paradise Ride Kauai is a fully supported, 2-day bike ride on the island of Kauai, August 3rd and 4th, 2013. It’s an amazing ride through some of Kauai’s most breathtaking scenery, along the ocean, through valleys, local neighborhoods and open

Posted in AIDS Ride, Announcement

The Wisconsin AIDS Ride | ACT11

 By Robert Hauser The Midwest Rides began with the Heartland AIDS Ride, a 500-mile ride from Minneapolis, through Wisconsin, to Chicago. Over 1,200 riders raised money and participated in this event. In 2002, volunteers and staff at AIDS Network decided

Posted in AIDS Ride, Announcement

Seven Students to Bicycle over 4,000 miles for HIV/AIDS

By Deyon Jonson Last night Gabo and I were fortunate enough to meet with an astounding group of young people who will be heading out on their bikes tomorrow morning (June 21st) to cross United States to raise funds and

Posted in AIDS Ride, Announcement

David Duncan Stand Up Award

Look closely at the side of the road along the many climbs of the ALC route, and you will often see a brightly colored plastic egg with a big smile on it – and if you stop to pick it

Posted in AIDS/LifeCycle, Announcement

Call for Board Members

Do you like to start small but think BIG?  Do you have a passion for helping others? Do you like to go the extra mile? Do you believe in our mission to eliminate stigma through our positive public example (now

Posted in Announcement

ALC12 Spaghetti Dinner

Join us on Friday May 31st for the Annual Positive Pedalers Spaghetti Dinner, for an evening of carb loading in good company the night before Orientation Day. Get into the “Love Bubble” spirit early with some good food, big hugs,

Posted in AIDS/LifeCycle, Announcement

Pos Ped Legacy Lives On

Back in the late 1980s, when access to the very first AIDS drugs was considered a major success, very few people were focused on the fact that HIV+ homeless and near-homeless individuals had a more immediate concern: a roof over

Posted in AIDS Ride, Announcement, Positive Spotlight

Kyle Spidle Memorial Ride

In 2012, the community lost a bright light when Kyle Spidle became the first victim of the current meningitis outbreak. Kyle was a member of Positive Pedalers and a Rider in multiple AIDS rides. Anyone who met him saw his

Posted in AIDS Ride, Announcement

Design Statement | Chris Eisenberg

Stigma is central to the fight against HIV/AIDS, and to the mission of Positive Pedalers. In the jersey design, I wanted to represent not just stigma but also how to overcome and defeat it, and show a path from the

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Design Statement | Tim Wood

Several years ago, the Positive Pedalers inspired me to come out of the shadows and publicly embrace a reality that had always been relatively hidden in my life.  I am HIV+.  Until I met the Positive Pedalers, I wasn’t prepared

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