The third installation of Aidha’s annual charity bike ride –and our largest event yet –took place last 10 May at East Coast Park. Dubbed, “Aidha Tour de Singapore 2015”, the event aimed to raise $100,000 to fund 150 scholarships for Singapore’s Foreign Domestic Workers.
And they’re off! Riders gathered in the darkness for the pre-dawn starting time.
The event began way before the crack of dawn when Aidha staff and volunteers met up with the bikers at the starting line for the flag off. Aidha CEO, Karen Fernandez, waved off over 140 bikers in four successive groups starting at 5:30AM: the 100KM Slow, 100KM Fast, 50KM Park Connector and 25KM Park Connector Group. The routes were designed by the very professional Mavericks Cycling Team, who also served as marshals for the bikers of different biking abilities and backgrounds. Read More