The Greatest Escape Motorcycle Ride
“The Greatest Escape” is an annual charity motorcycle ride supporting people who suffer from mesothelioma. It was named after the film “The Great Escape” with Steve McQueen in the head cast. He was one of those who lost his life because of this illness.
With the aim to raise funds for research many bikers join The Greatest Escape. This year it will be held on July 24, 2016.
Start point: Harley-Davidson Glendale. The ride will go through the scenic Angeles Crest Highway up to the majestic Newcomb’s Ranch in La Canada where the riders will be able to get a ride pin, bandanna, BBQ lunch, live concert and more. The ride is led by Fabio Lanzoni, a model and a motorcyclist, other celebrities and law enforcement officials.All the raised funds will be directed to the Punch Worthington Laboratory at UCLA and the Pacific Mesothelioma Center laboratory for mesothelioma research.