TBDA Walks, Runs, Bike Rides & Other Sporting Events

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Fore Lyme Golf Tournament

Monday, September 8th in Bolton, MA at The International. 
Single player registration for this event is $300.00, and the event includes the following: 
8:30 a.m. Registration Begins, Breakfast
10:00 a.m. Tee-Off- The Pines (Lunch on the Course) Best Ball
3:00 p.m.   Cocktail Hour/ Silent Auction
4:00 p.m.   Dinner Reception, Golf Awards, and Keynote Speakers


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Bite Back for a Cure 5K Walk on the Erie Canal

Sunday, September 14th, Chittenango, NY

11:30 am – Registration/Check-in begins on Museum lawn, then visit informational booths, meet some adoptable pets from Wanderer’s Rest, have lunch from the Chittenango Rotary Chuckwagon, visit the Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum grounds and gift shop.

12:30 pm – Welcome ceremony with Miss NY Teen USA, Corrin Stellakis, and TBDA's John Donnally.

1:00 pm – Walk begins! Walkers head east on the historic Erie Canal tow path and turn around at Canaseraga Road (a little over 3 miles).

2:15 pm – 5K Walk on the Erie Canal Wrap Up

2:30 pm – Tick Talk in the Museum’s East Conference Room (with overflow seating and video broadcast in the West Room):  Kari Bovenzi, MD of Genesis Pediatrics presents “Lions & Tigers & Borrelia, OH MY!” followed by a question and answer session with Dr. Bovenzi.  
www.DrKariCares.com )


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First Annual 5K Walk to Bite Back for a Cure

Saturday, September 20th, Nashua, NH
The 5K Bite Back for a Cure Race follows a path in a woody, shady forest with scenic water views. Registration and check in begins at 10:30 am, opening remarks are at 11:30, the Lowell Party Band plays at 11:45, and the race begins at 12:00 pm near the parking entrance of Conway Ice Arena. Closing ceremonies will be held by the registration area from 2-2:30. Information stations, a live band, food, and more will be available!



 Organizing a Walk, Run or Bike Ride

TBDA "Bite Back" Walks, Runs and Bike Rides are a great way to empower local communities and raise awareness around the country for our cause. If you're interested in organizing a walk or run in your area, TBDA provides a variety of helpful templates and instructions throughout the process. To start, you can download the following for use in your local event:

Please also email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to notify John Donnally that you will be hosting a walk, run or ride. He'll provide you with instructions on the materials (and alternate file types where needed) and can guide you in using the online fundraising tool, FirstGiving. 

Thank you for your interest in helping to eradicate Lyme and tick-borne diseases.