2015 Fight for Air Ride

June 12, 13, & 14, 2015

Crystal Lake, IL - Lake Geneva, WI

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Cycle the rolling hills of northern Illinois and around the lakes of southen Wisconsin. Each participant will enjoy the beautiful scenery as you ride 150* miles in support of the American Lung Association. Ride for a personal achievement, a new cycling experience or to honor a loved one affected by lung disease. Whatever your reason, your ride will make a difference in the Fight for Air!

  Registration Fee
after Nov 1 
per person
2-Day Rider
Fundraising Minimum
per person
3-Day Rider
Fundraising Minimum
per person

Individuals and
Teams of 3

$75 $600 $800

Teams of 4-9 people

$75 $500 $600

Teams of 10+ people

$75 $450 $500

Riders are required to raise a fundraising minimum in order to ride, along with a non-refundable, non-transferable registration fee. Accommodations, meals and ride support are no extra cost!

Whether you're a 2-Day or 3-Day Rider, each participant will begin their adventure at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake, IL. Each night, luxury accommodations are provided at the Abbey Resort and Spa in Lake Geneva, WI.

This all-inclusive round-trip, fully-supported route includes SAG vehicles, medical volunteers, bike mechanics, luggage transportation and rest stops. When you're not cycling, the days are yours to enjoy Lake Geneva! 

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Kick off the New Year by joining the American Lung Association at a Fight for Air Launch Party.
All registered riders and those just interested in learning more about the Lung Association and
its events are invited to attend. Cash bar and appetizers will be provided! 

Suburban Launch PartyThursday, January 8, 2015 at J. Alexander's Restaurant (1410 16th St., Oak Brook, IL 60523) from 6:00pm-8:00pm.  

Chicago Launch PartyThursday, January 22, 2015 at Howells and Hood (435 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60611) from 6:00pm-8:00pm. 

To RSVP to a Fight for Air Events Launch Party, CLICK HERE. 

  Ride 4 Picture Block (Black)

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Add one of these banners to your Facebook page and post the link to your personal fundraising page. Link it to your Personal Fundraising Page and Tag the American Lung Association in Greater Chicago!
Larger versions of these banners in image (jpeg) format are available on our Facebook Page under photos.

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Campaign Progress


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4 percent of goal achieved.

Top Teams by Division


  1. Elmhurst Bicycle Club - $2,010.00
  2. Linda's Pedal Pushers - $765.00
  3. Team Barbie - $660.00
  4. Team Bosch - $650.00
  5. CJ Riders - $100.00
  6. Don't Sweat It - $40.00
  7. Holy Spokes - $20.00


  1. Fitt-Rx - $150.00
  2. Nation Pizza Peddlers - $100.00

Top Fundraisers

3 Day Rider

  1. Del Thornton - $500.00
  2. Mike Thielsen - $500.00
  3. Joan Willmeth - $465.00
  4. Cynthia Oldin - $420.00
  5. Alexandrea Hanba - $280.00

2 Day Rider

  1. Corey Gunn - $100.00
  2. Steve Clark - $100.00
  3. Mindi Honken - $50.00

Virtual Rider

  1. Linnea Myers - $100.00
Recent Donors

Del Thornton

Tulsa Community Foundation

The Baxter International Foundation

Coyne Publishing

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation