Ashford University Bicycle Rodeo will Raise Bicycle Safety Awareness and Funds for the Arch

Public Invitied to Free Bicycle Rodeo at Ashford University

A free bicycle rodeo at Ashford University on Saturday, July 24 will raise awareness of bike safety and raise funds for The Arch, an organization that works with people with developmental disabilities. Sponsored by the Ashford University Future Leaders Program, the event will be held from 8:30-11 a.m. at the University campus parking lot on Springdale Drive.  

The public is invited to participate in the bicycle rodeo that will feature several stations promoting bicycle registration, bicycle inspections, helmet safety, and an obstacle course. Participants who complete the obstacle course will receive a certificate and will be eligible to enter a drawing for prizes. There will also be a live BMX demonstration featuring stunts and safety precautions. 

Funds may be donated directly to The Arch at the July 24 Ashford University event. 

About Ashford University

Founded in 1918, Ashford University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools ( The University offers graduate and undergraduate degree programs online and at its Clinton, Iowa, campus. The University is known for its high quality yet highly affordable online and on-campus programs. For more information, please visit or call Shari Rodriguez, associate vice president of Public Relations, at 858.513.9240 x2513.