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Pedal Report  |  Winter 2019 Edition A Pull to the Future Just six weeks in as the new Executive Director of Sacred Cycle, I am blown away by the organization’s momentum. It takes a village and our village is in urban sprawl mode! With each conversation had, I...

  Pedal Report  |  Fall 2019 EditionCycling & Healing: Shared Common Interest Dear Friends and Family, In a few short weeks, our 3rd season working with survivors of sexual trauma will conclude with our signature Fall retreat. As the days grow shorter and we wind down seasonal programs, we...

Sacred Cycle Enduro Jersey 2019, $56.00 (including shipping).This lightweight, quarter length sleeve enduro jersey is perfect for a day on the trails or the road. The profits from your purchase directly benefit Sacred Cycle and the women who use our program.Thank you for supporting our...

Station 1: Body Position & BalanceNeutral and Ready (Attack) PositionArms wide and out - creates stability and balance (when in attack wider stance) Knees out - cowgirl stance (group 2 named it this) Head up Level Pedals Chest forward over the stem (attack and...

Mountain biking can feel like a cult if you’re not familiar with the terminology. We hope this helps!Excerpt from Sacred Rides (We know it's funny how close our names are. We love what they do AND we are two distinct organizations.)There are so many mountain...

 Pedal Report  |  Summer 2019 EditionSetting Intentions & Seeing Success Dear Supporters, My intention when starting Sacred Cycle was to try to rattle, cause discomfort, and wake people into wanting to fight to make changes. I’m pleased we are accomplishing that goal within our community. We are hopeful that...

If you're looking for Monday motivation, we've got you covered. Come join us for Sacred Cycle’s Monday Night Community Fun Ride sponsored by Sacred Cycle and TAC  and hosted by Emily White, a Sacred Cycle ambassador. Expect a 2-hour ride through the wildflowers!To learn more...

Sold out!Back by popular demand, the Sacred Cycle MTB Skills Clinic! Update Monday, June 3: SOLD OUT >> Wow! We are honored. // The clinic is closed. Please do NOT make a payment if the event is closed, simply follow waitlist instructions below. If able, we...

 View this email in your browserPedal Report  |  Spring 2019 Edition2019 Season is on the Horizon What an epic year for snow it’s been. I’m guessing few people are thinking about riding bikes just yet; however, at Sacred Cycle the cycling season never ends. We’ve been busy...

Sacred Cycle FiFO Cycling Cap 2019, $45.00.Collaborating with  FiFO Cycle in a Cap for a Cause. About the Design Our "Sacred Cycle" print was designed using the ancient technique of Ecru.  There are some black holes in the design, representing the effects of trauma that so many people live...

The opportunity for our clients to have daily check-ins, via email, with other survivors is one of the components of the Sacred Cycle program, long after the season has ended. The daily check-ins are a way to support and be supported throughout the year. Clients...

March 22, 2019 | FROM SURVIVE TO THRIVE Join us for the 2019 Sacred Cycle Betteridge Fundraiser Event as we share our passion for empowering survivors of sexual abuse and assault by using cycling as a method of therapy. Speaker: Writer, Author of "The Source of...

 View this email in your browserPedal Report  |  Winter 2018 EditionHappy New Year from Sacred Cycle 2018 has certainly been a busy year. We are grateful for the ongoing support! In the past several months, Sacred Cycle has received very exciting film and television inquiries. Organizations...

August 9, 2018Left to right: Heather Russell, Sacred Cycle Executive Director; Dana Meir, Speaker; Houston Cowan of Challenge America; Melinda Goldrich, host; and Jackie Long of Callie’s Backyard Foundation.This season Sacred Cycle had the opportunity to collaborate with Dana Meir who does similar advocacy work...

Guest blogger: Shay Castle | . I've never liked my body. In fact, I've hated and distrusted it most of my life. I see it primarily as an object of desire, and for this, I feel great shame. My body is not for me,...

Team Sacred Cycle wins the Group Category!Sacred Cycle was honored to have a strong team of positive and competitive spirits as they took first place in their category at the 2018 25 Hours of Frog Hollow mountain bike race in Hurricane, Utah.  This is the...

 Pedal Report  |  Fall 2018 EditionSecond Season Wraps Up With an early fall fast approaching and the 2018 season winding down, thank you for the support you provided, financially, through volunteerism, becoming more educated in the issues affecting survivors, or by simply bearing witness to the suffering...

June 2, 2018 | Our second Sacred Cycle Barnbuster, held in Eagle, Colorado, was a great success. Aligned with Eagle Outside and Bonfire Block Party, the weekend was full of spirit. With sweeping views, courageous client stories, and wet dunk tank kiddos, Sacred Cycle created an evening...

The Sacred Cycle Race Team has had a strong season including many podium appearances in races such as the 12 Hours of Mesa Verde, Gunnison Growler, Go-Pro Games, Bailey Hundo, Breckenridge 100, Steamboat Stinger and the infamous Leadville 100. You can keep tabs on our...

EVENT DATE: SATURDAY, JUNE 2nd 2018 Join us for an exciting evening of food & beverages, music, raffles, silent auctions, kids games and dunk tanks! Proceeds from this Barnbuster event will benefit Sacred Cycle.Purchase tickets online now for $20 by clicking "add to cart" below -...

In our world, we so often relate to people as objects. We even relate to ourselves as objects. It happens everyday. It's so easy to see people as fixed and definite things to extract gain from; and to try to gain by presenting ourselves as...