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Armenian Genocide Centennial 100km hike/cycle/ride

Thursday, November 27, 2014 - Sunday, November 30, 2014

100km-tribute--poster
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The first Armenian Genocide Centennial 100km tribute hike/cycle/ride kicks off on Thanksgiving Day. The event is in honor  the Armenians in the Turkish Empire who were forced to march to their death in World War 1. The tribute involves a hike 100km ( 62 miles ) for the 100 years, spread over four days,Thanksgiving Day through Sunday.

The hike in the San Gabriel Mountains for the first three days. Participants will camp out at night. On the last day, the hikers will exit on Lake Avenue in Pasadena and walk all the way to  the Montebello Armenian Genocide Memorial in Montebello where they  will be joined by the cyclists and motorcycle riders.

Armenian Hikers Association, AHA!, Armenian Hiking Society, Armenian Cycling Association, and Hye Riders MC Club are sponsoring the event. Participants are raising funds, which will be donated to Research on Armenian Architecture.

Details

Start:
Thursday, November 27, 2014
End:
Sunday, November 30, 2014
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Organizer

100km Tribute
Website:
http://100kmtribute.com

Venue

San Gabriel Mountains
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