Benefit ride to assist family of local cyclist

Family man, Sacramento area cyclist and friend, Matthew Wietrick, was seriously injured while riding his road bike in the early morning of February 5th, 2011.

His friends and fellow cyclists are putting together a charity ride on June 12, 2011 to help Matthew both emotionally and financially.

Matthew’s family and friends would like to invite you join the ride and support him in his journey back to health. The road to recovery is a long one, but with your support can be one filled with courage and hope.

The web site provides a lot more details.  We’re continuing to update the details on the website, so check back often.  But here are the basics:

  • Date: June 12, 2011 (Save this date on your calendar now!)
  • 3 Rides Distance Options: 10, 40, and 70 Miles
  • $7 Lunch after the ride
  • All donations gratefully accepted

Would you like to help? Volunteers are needed starting now and on the day of the ride.  There are many different tasks, so if you are interested, please send an email to

Help Us Spread the Word About the Event.
You can follow the details on their Facebook page and Twitter, or download a flyer and post it at your business or favorite local restaurant.

This will be a fun and enjoyable event, so invite your friends and family.


Note: Both JustAnotherCyclist and VeloReviews are proud sponsors this event.