SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MCLife, the residential apartment brand of MC Companies, is thrilled to announce its sponsorship of El Tour de Mesa this spring. El Tour de Mesa is Central Arizona's premier springtime cycling event and takes place this year on April 2, 2016 as part of CycloMesa.
CycloMesa takes place April 1 -3, 2016 and is a three-day bicycling extravaganza, with El Tour de Mesa as the centerpiece event. The other two major events are the El Tour Criterium State Championship and the Arizona Bicycling Summit. Plus, there will be a beer garden, live music and a food truck alley for visitors to enjoy.
El Tour de Mesa is put on by Perimeter Bicycling Association of America Inc., a non-profit organization responsible for the production of three major cycling events in Arizona. Its other events include: Cochise County Cycling Classic, the 34th El Tour de Tucson and El Tour 10K/5K Run. MCLife is excited to be working with such an active organization that has a strong impact in Arizona communities.
"We jumped at the opportunity to be sponsors for an event like this one," says Eric Brown, Vice President of Marketing. "We strive to get out into the community and enjoy sponsoring events that give back to others. We are honored that beneficiaries of the event include: Phoenix Children's Hospital, Uphill Into The Wind, The National MS Society AZ Chapter, The Winded Foundation, Marc Community Resources and ALS."
Interested in participating in El Tour de Mesa? This year the ride will be capped at 2,000 cyclists so be sure to sign up ahead of time! Cyclists can choose to ride either 72 miles or 28 miles. The 72 mile cyclists begin at 6:15 a.m. and will ride clockwise around the perimeter of scenic Red Mountain. The 28 mile cyclists will begin at 8:45 a.m. and start at Red Mountain Ranch Elementary School, and will finish in Downtown Mesa.
There will be events available for families and people interested in just enjoying the weather and going for a ride. There will be El Tour Fun Ride beginning at 11:00am on April 2, 2016 on the day of El Tour de Mesa. All ages are welcome all weekend to celebrate cycling, hop on a bike and have a good time with friends and family.
Come on out and join us at El Tour de Mesa and enjoy all that CycloMesa has to offer. MCLife will be there supporting and participating in the event, as well as promoting the event through February, March and April.
About MC Companies: MC Companies http://mccompanies.com is a real estate investment, development, construction, and management company specializing in the multifamily properties and commercial markets. MC Companies has completed over $500 million in multi-family and commercial value-added transactions since 1985.
About Perimeter Bicycling Association of America, Inc.:
Perimeter Bicycling Association of America Inc., is a non-profit organization responsible for the production of three major cycling events in Arizona, including El Tour de Mesa, Cochise County Cycling Classic, October 8 and the 34th El Tour de Tucson presented by Casino del Sol Resort, November 19, as well as El Tour 10K/5K Run, September 17.
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