Hotel accomodations

Days Hotel West Chester- Brandywine Valley
943 S. High St, West Chester, PA 19382

Mention "PD500 Rock n Roll Ride" for special room rates.  610-692-1900 

"I did the Parkinson's honor of my mother who suffered from this very debilitation disease. Very hilly ... representing the ups and downs Parkinson patients experience every day."  ~Charles 

Saturday, october 17, 2015

Shake It Off,  Inc., is pleased to recognize the 2015 sponsors who have helped make this event the best it can be:

2015 PD500 Rock 'n' Roll Bike Ride *New Location!

lend a helping hand

We love volunteers! They are needed to help with the check-in at the start of each ride, distribute food, drinks, cheering at each rest stop plus the end of the ride, and celebrate every moment along the way. We also need volunteers with trucks to aid cyclists along the route and motorcyclists to monitor the ride and help in a variety of ways. And we need photographers! If you would like to become a volunteer, please click on the link above and fill out the form and our volunteer coordinator will contact you shortly to discuss your level of interest so that the best possible fit may be made. Thank you for your support!


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PD 500 riders will be on the public roads. For experienced riders--conquer the hills with challenging climbs on the Metric Century and 40 mile courses through scenic Chester County. For less experienced riders, join the 15 mile course with gently rolling hills. Helmets must be worn. Distances are approximate and are subject to change due to road conditions and closures. The routes will be open to vehicle traffic. The Roads will be marked and cue sheets provided at day of event. Riders must obey all traffic laws and keep right. Please bring water bottles, spare tubes, patch kits, etc. This is rain or shine!

Choose one of three scenic routes of Chester County. SAG support available.

15 Mile:      
Departs:  10 am  
This ride offers rolling hills.

40 Mile: 
  9 am
s ride offers moderate hills with some challenging hills.  It is a scenic ride  through the beautiful countryside of Chester County with rest stops.

62 Mile:

Departs:    8 am  
This ride is challenging but rewarding.

Parkinson's Disease won't cure it's self so please consider fundraising. Pledges are not only suggested, but encouraged! This fun Rock 'n' Roll Ride is a fundraiser to help fight Parkinson's Disease.   Please consider raising funds.


Raise $100--Get a very cool, free Custom Rock 'n' Roll Bike Tech shirt!  Simply raise $100.00 in pledges (plus your registration).

Raise $150 --Get a very cool, free Custom Rock 'n' Roll Sweatshirt!  Simply raise $150 in pledges (plus your registration).
Raise $300--Get a very cool, free Custom Rock 'n' Roll Bike Jersey!  Simply raise $300 in pledges (plus your registration).
Raise $1000 or over--Special Prize!

Fundraising isn't hard. It's easy by following a few simple steps:

Ask 10 family members/friends/coworkers for $30.00 to sponsor your ride or Ask 30 family members/friends/coworkers for $10.00 to sponsor your ride.

Award for highest pledges raised!

Team Information:  Please register individually and list your team name.  A prize will be awarded to the team captain of the largest team.

*To guarantee your
t-shirt/sweatshirt/jersey are available at the day of the event, please turn in your pledges by September 5.  Pledges turned in after the deadline will be mailed.                               


Call Chris Cianci-- 215-872-7296  Checks payable to:  SHAKE IT OFF INC, 543 Windy Hill Lane, West Chester, PA  19382                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

                               PEACE . LOVE . CURE PD
Join the 2015 PD500 Rock 'n' Roll Ride at beautiful Ludwig's Corner Horse Show Grounds as we pedal toward a cure. Choose from a 15, 40, or Metric Century and help pedal past Parkinson's!  Food, beverages, music and family activities will be available throughout the day so bring your friends and family for a fun day for a great cause!

DATE:  Saturday, OCT. 17, 2015
Rain or Shine!

LOCATION:  Ludwig's Corner Horse Show
Start & Finish!

ADDRESS: 1325 Pottstown Pike, Glenmoore, PA 19343

Fundraising Suggestion: $1,000.00 (qualifies for VIP status)

Start a Team:  Prize for largest Rock n Roll Bike Tour Team!

All funds raised through the PD500 Rock 'n' Roll Bike Ride benefit Parkinson's Research. 

Musical Line Up:

Philly's MORE 101.1 FM

Sonny Ray

Scarlett Sometimes

District Blues

*Invite your roadies to cheer you on.  Remember to bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the music!


If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or know of anyone who may be interested, please contact our Ride Director, Chris Cianci at 610-399-9904 or email at 

Let’s move

and put an end to Parkinson's Disease!