Local Organizations Race Tricycles for United Way

Posted On On: July 29, 2015 Categories Filed Under: Member News

WHAT:           Approximately 26 teams from Harrisburg area companies will compete in United Way of the Capital Region’s 19th Annual Tricycle Race, called “Trike Drags ‘15.” Participants will race tricycles in a double elimination tournament, where two consecutive losses result in a team’s removal from the competition. Only one team will be the winner at the tournament’s conclusion.


WHEN:          Friday, July 31, 2015

11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.             


WHERE:        Market Street, between Front and Second streets



WHY:             Raise awareness of United Way of the Capital Region’s upcoming annual campaign by competing in tricycle races.


PHOTOS:       Employees of Harrisburg area companies attempt to ride tricycles in a double elimination tournament. Some participants will wear unique homemade helmets during the race.


CONTACT:    Rae Lynn Cox, M.S., APR

                          Vice President, Communications and Marketing

                          United Way of the Capital Region

Work: 724.4058

Cell: 433.0581

                          E-mail: rcox@uwcr.org