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10.30.18

2018 Israel Ride: Day 5

On Day 5 we headed out from the Arava Valley and made our way to the finish line in Eilat! Chaverim spent the morning with…

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10.29.18

2018 Israel Ride: Day 4

Before we headed out this morning, we took some moments to reflect on the tragic shooting that took place yesterday at Tree of Life Synagogue…

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10.28.18

2018 Israel Ride: Shabbat

Shabbat, the Jewish Sabbath, begins Fridays at sundown. Whether participants typically celebrate Shabbat or not, we aim to make this a particularly restful day on…

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10.26.18

2018 Israel Ride: Day 3

From the Northern Negev, we made our way to Mitzpe Ramon, a town in the heart of the Negev perched atop Makhtesh Ramon, a giant…

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2018 Israel Ride: Day 2

On the second day of riding we traveled from Ashkelon to the Northern Negev. Each group stayed overnight in a different location. Chaverim started with…

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10.25.18

2018 Israel Ride: Day 1

Our first day of riding started with launch ceremonies at the outskirts of Jerusalem before riders headed out on their way to Ashkelon! Chaverim started…

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10.24.18

2018 Israel Ride: Orientation

Bruchim HaBa’im! Welcome to the 2018 Israel Ride! Yesterday all participants met their fellow riders, learned more about the Arava Institute and Hazon, and prepared…

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11.09.17

Blog: Day 4, Guest Writer Mel Simon

November 3rd, 2017 Riding the Paths To see the original post, click here! The Israel Ride has come to the Negev Desert. We, the riders…

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11.04.17

Blog: Riding as One – Day 3

November 3rd, 2017 The Spokes on the Bike go ‘Round and ‘Round    Northern Negev –> Mitzpe Ramon Today the Israel Ride entered the heart…

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11.02.17

Blog: Ridings as One – Day 2

November 2nd, 2017 Changing Gears Ashkelon –> the Northern Negev Sleep. Eat. Bike. Eat. Bike. Eat some more. Our riders have quickly fallen into their…

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11.01.17

Blog: Riding As One – Day 1

November 1st, 2017 Ready to Roll! Jerusalem –> Ashkelon Today, after months of training and fundraising, we finally officially launched the 2017 Israel Ride. With…

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10.31.17

Blog: Riding As One – Orientation

October 31st, 2017 Getting in Gear Welcome to the 2017 Israel Ride Blog: Riding as One.  Over the next week, 167 cyclists will pedal hundreds…

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