The Israel Ride Blog: News and Testimonials

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11.16.16

Pedaling Together: Last One, Best One, Day 5

November 14 Arava Valley –> Eilat Congratulations, you did it! All 189 participants safely reached Eilat and we couldn’t be happier or prouder. The last…

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11.13.16

Pedaling Together: It’s All Downhill From Here, Day 4

Mitzpe Ramon –> Arava Valley The day began with a stunning sunrise out over the makhtesh, and an arguably even better looking group shot of…

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Pedaling Together: What Goes Up… Day 3

November 11th, 2016 Northern Negev –> Mitzpe Ramon Today the Israel Ride entered the heart of the desert, and in doing so, climbed, and climbed…

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11.10.16

Pedaling Together: Day 2, Switching Gears

Ashkelon –> the Northern Negev Sleep. Eat. Bike. Eat some more. Our riders have quickly fallen into their routine for Day 2 of the ride….

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11.09.16

Pedaling Together: Day 1, Taking off the Training Wheels

Jerusalem –> Ashkelon The day has finally come! After months of training and fundraising, today the Israel Ride officially started. We gathered just outside of…

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11.08.16

Pedaling Together: Getting Pumped Up! (Orientation)

Hello, Readers, and welcome to the 2016 Israel Ride Blog: Pedaling Together.  Over the next week, 179 cyclists will pedal a collective 30,646 miles together…

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11.03.15

Concluding the 2015 Israel Ride

We did it! Riding from Jerusalem to Eilat in a week’s time, this year’s Israel Ride community had an incredible journey. On our final riding…

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11.01.15

Israel Ride 2015: Fourth Riding Day (Sunday)

After a restful Shabbat the 2015 Israel Riders returned to their bikes to complete the final two days of the Israel Ride. After a beautiful…

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10.31.15

Israel Ride 2015: Shabbat by Matthew Liebman

After a restful and rejuvenating Shabbat in Mitzpe Ramon, the 2015 Israel Ride will continue tomorrow as we ride south to Kibbutz Ketura, home to…

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10.30.15

Israel Ride 2015: Third Riding Day (Friday)

Today the Israel Ride entered the heart of the desert, with the Chalutzim having their toughest climb yet out of Makhtesh Gadol – a geological…

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10.29.15

Israel Ride 2015: Second Riding Day (Thursday)

As we started our second day of riding and touring on the Israel Ride, we traveled south through the Yatir Forest, a large Jewish National…

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10.28.15

Israel Ride 2015: First Riding Day (Wednesday)

On our first day of riding we gathered just outside of Jerusalem for our annual launch ceremony. With over 160 riding in support of peace…

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