For the 14th consecutive year, Bedminster, NJ-based Peapack-Gladstone Bank will be the Cycling Sponsor for Miles for Matheny. As a corporate sponsor, the bank provides rest stops and complimentary snacks to participating riders at several of its branches, which are also staffed with bank volunteers. “Peapack-Gladstone Bank,” says Rosanne Schwab, assistant vice president, public relations manager, “values Matheny as an important part of our community. We are proud to be a dedicated sponsor of Miles for Matheny and Matheny’s patients through volunteer efforts of our employees. As a contributor to this event, our mission is to support the enhancement of the many valuable programs Matheny provides. Throughout the years, Peapack-Gladstone Bank has been committed to enhancing the health and wellness of individuals in our communities.”
The five Cycling routes at Miles for Matheny, being held on Sunday, June 5, were designed by the Bedminster Flyers Cycling Club and offer every level of Cyclist a rewarding challenge. From the “Ride It If You Can” Hills of Attrition course, with its steep climbing hills, to the family-friendly 10-mile ride, there is a course that’s perfect for everyone. All Cycling routes begin at Liberty Park in downtown Peapack. On-site registration opens at 8:00 a.m. Hills of Attrition and 50-mile rides start at 8:30 a.m.; 35 and 25-mile rides start at 9 a.m.; and the 10-mile ride takes off at 10 a.m.
In addition to the Cycling rides, activities at Miles for Matheny include the Lu Huggins Wheelchair Walk, a Kids Fun Run, and a one-mile Fitness Walk. There will also be lots of family-oriented activities and attractions including a bounce house, fire truck tours and free ice cream and cotton candy.
All funds raised will support programs and services that enhance the lives of the students and patients at Matheny. Other major sponsors are: the Poses Family Foundation, premier sponsor; the Golub Family; Mariner Wealth Advisors; Partlow Insurance; Porzio Bromberg & Newman P.C. Attorneys at Law; and WCBS Newsradio 880. For more information, to register, or to form a fundraising team, log onto www.milesformatheny.org or call (908) 234-0011, Ext. 260.