What if someone told you that an hour of spinning could help stop violence in Chicago â€“ would you step up to the bike?
Every child should be free from the fear and influence of gangs, drugs, poverty, and violence. Every child deserves to hope and dream.
On Saturday, April 9th, Spin to Break the Cycle takes over the iconicÂ House of Blues Chicago uniting individuals, corporations and the greater Chicago community as together we helpÂ break the cycle of fearÂ and invest in hopeÂ soÂ all of Chicagoâ€™s youth have the opportunity to dream, succeed and survive.
This high-energy spin (indoor cycling) event raises funds to support World Sport Chicagoâ€™s programs that are leveraging the transformative power of sport to provide positive role models and guidance for Chicagoâ€™s most at-risk youth. Some of the cityâ€™s most recognizedÂ personalities, fitness instructors andÂ organizations willÂ enhanceÂ the excitement of the dayÂ in a spin event like none other.Â JoinÂ the excitement as together we step up to the bike and make an impact.
DATE:Â Saturday, April 9, 2016
LOCATION:Â House of Blues Chicago (329 N Dearborn St.)
TIME:Â Doors open at 7:30am with the first session beginning at 8:00am and a new session begins every hour through 2:00pm. The event ends at 4:30pm.
QUESTIONS?Â We want to help. Give us a call atÂ 312-861-4808Â orÂ e-mail us.
Join more than 1,000 other people who pack the House of Blues creating an indoor spin event like no other.
Support the riders and join in on the excitement! Crew passes offer entry to the House of Blues and the chance to enjoy the rejuvenation and reception areas at the event.
A UNITED EXPERIENCE
Spin to Break the Cycle provides a unique and inspiring experience from the moment you walk in.
THE RIDEÂ takes working out to a whole new level.Â Professional instructorsÂ lead and encourage participants through an entry-level workout while aÂ live DJ spins a high-energy music mixÂ that is sure to keep everyone inspired.
THE REJUVENATIONÂ provides a dedicated area of post-spin relaxation featuringÂ free massage, pampering and more.
THE RECEPTIONÂ brings the participants and crew (general attendees) together to celebrate, featuring an appetizer buffet, complimentary drink, spectator lounge, prizes and more.
THE REWARDSÂ recognize those who go the distance in their fundraising â€“ providing an opportunity to win airline certificates, sports tickets and exclusive experiences.
TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE AN IMPACT
World Sport Chicago (WSC) is aÂ local 501c(3) non-profitÂ organization thatÂ invests in Chicago and in theÂ future of Chicagoâ€™s youth. We meet people where they are â€“ in the schools, in the community, in the parks and use the transformative spirit of sport to teach, challenge and unite:
- PROVIDING POSITIVE ROLE MODELS AND MENTORSÂ to provide guidance and constructive influences
- TEACHING VALUABLE LIFE SKILLSÂ like goal setting, accountability, teamwork and respect that help youth cope with and overcome difficult circumstances
- Presenting opportunities that areÂ CHALLENGING YOUTH TO NOT ALLOW THEMSELVES TO BE LIMITED BY THEIR CURRENT SITUATION.
There is a power in going through struggle and change together. There is a strength that comes from knowing people believe in you.Â In stepping up to the bike we are showing Chicagoâ€™s youth that they are not alone. We are working together to invest in their future and in their dreams.