Look out for us, on a least one day of the ride we'll be wearing this jersey ...
To become an "s2s 2012 Partner" contact us.
are tax deductible, a tax receipt will be issued and your organisation will be
posted up on our web site.
You will receive regular updates via the web site and emails as to how we are progressing with fund raising.
Photo's of the Ride
Note: Photo's will be added once the ride begins.
Rotary Club of Engadine
Rotary Club of West Wollongong
Rotary Club of West Wollongong FB Page
Father Chris Riley's "Youth off the Streets"
Crank'ee Ol'Men FaceBook Group Page
Crank'ee Ol'Men Fan Page
2011 Syd to Surfers Photo's
Click the Sponsors Name to Visit their web sites ...
We'd like to thank everyone who has contributed to what is a great total, contributions to date tally up to over $11,000 - we had originally set our goal at $10,000.
With less than a week to go until we ride off to Surfers, we head off on the 28th April.
Thanks for all the support - we'll keep you up to date daily on the ride. Check the BLOG for daily updates.
30/3/12 - The Team would like to thank Harrigan Ford for their generous support -
30/3/12 - Great to see that the Wollongong Mountain Bike Club has kicked in behind this event - thanks
20/3/12 - The Fraternity Club has joined the race to get us to $12,000. Thanks to a great local club.
18/3/12 - The APL have decided that the odds are too good to pass up and have backed the "crank'ee ol'men" in for the win, thanks APL
9/3/12 - Today a great local contracting firm, Thomas & Coffey threw their support behind the cause ... thanks
8/3/12 - The Illawarra GOLF Complex is a valued supporter, welcome aboard.
2/3/12 - "The Sporties" - Warilla Sports Club has thrown it's support behind the team, thanks to a great local club.
29/2/12 - We are pleased to have one of our local bike shops on board, Todd and the team at "Wilsons Bike Hub Warrawong Bike Mechanical Support" are supporting the team again this year after being one of our first sponsors last year.
18/2/12 - Welcome to our latest sponsor, Advanced Gaming.
18/2/12 - Thanks to the team at the "Muffin Break" Stockland Shellharbour Square.
17/2/12 - Our latest sponsor is Booth Partners, a local based business supporting the "youth off the streets" charity ride.
Michael would like to thank ... Connie McCulloch and Mark & Sandra Barrett for their generous donations in supporting the "Sydney to Surfers Bike Ride'
16/2/12 - Thanks to Mick Cuda and his team at MICON National Wollongong, a great local company supporting community projects like ours.
14/2/12 - The team at Austrain Academy have thrown their support behind the team, thanks ....
13/2/12 - Today we're happy to welcome aboard two great supporters, Coastwide Fabrication & Valley Longwall International, both companies have generously contributed to this year's target.
8/2/12 - Westend Estate Wines are our newest sponsor, thanks and welcome aboard. We would also like to thank the Calabria family for their generous support.
1/2/12 - Today sees two of our Alliance partners come on board, than you to Allfab Contructions and WGE for their valued support.
31/1/12 - The City Diggers Wollongong has been very generous in its support of our fund raising drive - We thanks them for coming on board for 2012.
30/1/12 - We're pleased to announce that "South Coast Concrete Pools & Spas" have come on board as a Valued Partner.
23/1/12 - Today we're pleased to announce that "Transfield Services" are riding along with us "in spirit" from Sydney to Surfers - Thankyou.
19/1/12 - We'd like to welcome on board 3 new valued partners, The Albion Park RSL, The Lion Group & Lightsounds are supporting this year's ride, we thank them for their support.
10/1/12 - 2012 sees our first new "Valued s2s 2012 Partner", the "Coke Ovens Fishing Club" COFC, who run the very popular yearly Coke Ovens Alliance Fishing Classic, are supporting the s2s 2012.
31/12/11 - Superior Castings has come on board as a "Valued s2s 2012 Partner".
20/12/11 - This week sees our first sponsors come on board. We had Shellharbour Roofing, Southern Engineering Services, ESS Engineering Services & Programmed Property Services pledge Support.
14/12/11 - During the week we were pleased to be able to present our case for support to the West Wollongong branch of Rotary. They have become our first sponsor this year, our first "Valued Partner".
20/3/12 - Fundraising is going great, nearing the end of our fundraising campaign, only 40 days to go - the guys still have raffle tickets & pledges to chase up - the $12,000 mark is an attainable figure ... fingers crossed and we'll get there ...
Check out the DAY1 - DAY7 Links, courtesy of the "Sydney to Surfers" web site I've copied the days riding information into the links.
18/2/12 - Check out the s2s 2012 checklist page ... "don't forget to bring your bike ..."
28/2/12 - This years event is shaping up to be the biggest on record, with around 200 riders regisitered. It will translate into a massive donation on the last day with that amount of riders all busy fundraising - looking good for the "YOTS" cause - great work.
18/2/12 - Good luck to all the teams competing in the annual Coke Ovens Alliance Fishing Classic next weekend, hope the weather & the fishing is great for all the guys.
16/2/12 - Rotary Club of Engadine - Incredible turn up this year. 2012 may be the biggest ride ever. So far, approx 180 riders registered. And maybe more to come ...
12/2/12 - The Johhny Warren Classic was a great days riding, we covered over a 100kms, the riding was great and for once the weather was fantastic.
“Youth Off The Streets” has been providing services to assist homeless and disadvantaged youth since 1991. It is the believe that in order to break the cycle of disadvantage, abuse and neglect, all young people need to be provided with the opportunity to achieve their full potential.
The Event - April 2012
The Macsim SYDNEY TO SURFER'S BIKE RIDE enters its 13 year and continues through sponsorship by Macsim Fasteners Pty Ltd and the Bike Ride committee of Engadine Rotary. Since the inaugural ride, the Rotary Club of Engadine has supported Fr Chris Riley's "Youth Off the Street Program" through the funds raised by donating in excess $1.2million.
200 Riders will be raising funds for the YOTS Charity this year. The ride will take us from Sydney to Surfers Paradise, around a 1000 kms in seven days. Rotary the event organiser will present all monies raised to Fr Chris Riley on the last day of the ride.