Take that Hill- Presented By Purple Heart Homes

Sat October 7, 2023 Statesville, NC 28625 US Directions
#cyclingforveterans #purplehearthomes #projectechelon


35 Mile

9:30AM EDT

60 Mile

8:30AM EDT

80 Mile

8:00AM EDT
Free Event!

The Take That Hill Workout of the Day

10:00AM EDT This workout will take place either on-site at Southern Distilling on the Day of Take That Hill at 10:00 AM or it can be done anywhere else in the world on your own

Take That Hill Virtual on Wahoo RGT

Details under Virtual Ride Info


Southern Distilling Company
211 Jennings Rd.
Statesville, NC US 28625


Join us for the 4th annual edition of Take That Hill in support of the mission of Purple Heart Homes with the goal of ensuring every Veteran has a safe place to call home. And again this year we are supporting another incredible Veteran non-profit in Project Echelon! They help empower, educate, and equip Veterans through physical fitness.  Find out more about them here Project Echelon

We have 3 beautiful routes to choose from

  1. 80 mile 
  2. 60 mile 
  3. 35 mile 

We will have a timed segment on the climb up Barrett Mountain for the 80 and 60 mile routes and there will be awesome prizes! The event will start and finish at Southern Distilling with a festival atmosphere, with music, food trucks, and more. 

If you don't ride there will be a the Take That Hill Workout of the Day led by GORUCK legend and fitness coach Joe Baker!

The Awards ceremony post-event will be hosted by Woody and Wilcox of iHeart Radio!

If that wasn't enough we have Medal of Honor Recipients Joe Marm and Bob Patterson joining us this year. You'll get to meet these amazing men who have received our nation's highest award for Valor

You'll see some of the prettiest places in the foothills of NC and have the opportunity to meet and ride alongside professional cyclists from the Project Echelon Racing Team. www.projectechelonracing.com

As a participant, you will receive a 12x18 American flag to carry in honor of a Veteran that you know and love along with some other goodies. 

There will be incentive prizes for fundraising goals for both individuals and teams if you so choose! 

To maximize impact please sign up to be a fundraiser for this event. Tell the story of the Veteran you are riding for. Share why you care about the missions of Purple Heart Homes and Project Echelon!

We can't wait to meet and ride with you for this amazing cause



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