Epic Journey Against Diabetes

On June 13, 2018, Edwin Velarde will embark on a 1200-kilometer bicycle ride beginning at the Rotary International Headquarters in Evanston, Illinois USA, through the Great Lakes Region of the United States and Canada before ending at the Rotary International Convention in Metro Toronto Convention Center in Ontario Canada. The Epic Journey Against Diabetes ride … More Epic Journey Against Diabetes

800-Mile Ride Through ‘Diabetes Belt’ Takes Cyclist From Chicago To Atlanta –

By Justin Breen, April 26, 2017 – DNAinfo CHICAGO — Edwin Velarde is tackling his Type 1 diabetes with what he’s calling an “epic” bike challenge that begins in Chicago next month. Velarde, a former Chicago resident who now lives in Oak Park, Calif., will pedal his bike from the Adler Planetarium to Atlanta — … More 800-Mile Ride Through ‘Diabetes Belt’ Takes Cyclist From Chicago To Atlanta –

Rotary Club of Chicago/ONE to host EPiC ADB Send-off

The Founding Club of Rotary,  Rotary Club of Chicago/ONE is hosting the send-off for Edwin A. Velarde as he ride his bicycle from Chicago to Atlanta (read more –  EPiC Journey through America’s Diabetes Belt).  The Official EPiC Send-Off social event will be held at the Rotary Centennial Garden adjacent to the Adler Planetarium on … More Rotary Club of Chicago/ONE to host EPiC ADB Send-off