ShelterBox Ride makes comeback after a year off

Published: May. 17, 2021 at 6:58 AM EDT
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HENDERSON HARBOR, N.Y. (WWNY) - After a year off because of the pandemic, the ShelterBox Ride is back.

Organizers Gil Pearsal and Aaron Austin talked about the annual event on 7 News This Morning. You can watch their interview in the video above.

The ride raises money for ShelterBox USA, which provides people with shelter and other basic needs after a disaster. About 40,000 families were helped last year alone.

The ride is Saturday, June 5 at West View Lodge and Marina in Henderson Harbor.

A 53-mile ride starts at 8:30 a.m., a 25-miler at 9:30 a.m., and an 11-mile family ride at 9:45 a.m.

You can learn more and sign up at You can also register starting at 7:30 a.m. the day of the ride.

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