Jacob’s Ride: Proceeds, Route & Schedule
Jacob’s Ride 180 Game Tickets & Info
May 31, 2014 Miami Marlins vs. Atlanta Braves
Attend the Marlins game with Jacob and help celebrate his 11,000-mile journey to help people hear! There will be a rally and reception at Marlin Park before the game.
Meet and Ride with Jacob – Join Jacob as he rides the last 60 miles into Marlin Park.
Don’t have a bike? Don’t worry, you can still ride! – Discounts on bike rentals for the rally are available at Broward Bikes | 954-520-4666.
Proceeds from Jacob’s Ride
Funds raised by Jacob’s Ride go to existing foundations and hospitals that work with cochlear implant candidates. These organizations include:
- The Gift of Hearing Foundation, Massachusetts
- Hearing Loss Association of America
- Johns Hopkins Medicine: Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Maryland
- Mayo Clinic, Minnesota
- J.W. Pickle Foundation, Tennessee
Jacob’s ride began on April 3rd in Annapolis, MD where he cycled the first leg of his journey to attend a Nationals baseball game at National Park in Washington, D.C. This was Jacob’s first stadium stop on his coast-to-coast, 11.000 mile bike ride. On September 21st just 180 miles from attending his final game in Marlins Park in Miami, Jacob was hit by a semi-truck. Now fully healed, Jacob will be finishing the final 180 miles of his ride May 28-31, 2014. Click here for more details about Jacob’s final ride.