Dan-Gulf Shipping

MS 150 Team Notes 2014

Released: January 27, 2015

Bike MS: Dat's  How We Roll

The 2014 event has officially closed and we are thrilled with the results! With 1,236 registered riders we were able to raise $838,400 (80% of which was raised by our teams). This is a 4% increase in fundraising from 2013. The average fundraising per rider is also up from $584 to $630. We cannot thank you all enough for helping us in our mission to create a world free of MS!

Since 2007, Dan-Gulf Shipping has raised a total of $258,994.71 for Bike MS: Dat's How We Roll!

2014 Dan-Gulf Shipping Recap

It was another great year for Bike MS: Louisiana and we couldn't have done it without the contributions of Dan-Gulf Shipping! This year the team was able to raise $49,855.03 with a $1,107.89 average per rider. Thank you!

Dan-Gulf Shipping had some standout members this year as well. Marc Bruton $1,470; Mersedeh Busse $1,000; Niels Busse $18,265; John Crosby $1,000; Wendy Farrelly $2,500; John-Paul Gehrkin $2,120; Asger Hansen $1,510; Jorgen Jorgensen $2,370; Robert Lewis $2,680; Dave McCarroll $1,000; Samara Poche $1,000; Brian Quartano $2,469.03 all qualified for the Big Wheel fundraising club by raising $1,000 or more. Niels Busse (1); Robert Lewis (41); Wendy Farrelly (47); Brian Quartano (48); Jorgen Jorgensen (55); John-Paul Gehrkin (64) also qualified for the Club 100 by being one of the top 100 fundraisers for the 2014 event. Great work!

Important Information

Bike MS 2015

Bike MS: Dat's How We Roll 2015 will be held October 10-11 and is now open for registration. If you have not already registered for the event you can register for $30 through January 31. Registration will increase to $40 in February. Register today at www.bikemslouisiana.org.

Crescent City Classic 10K

This year, the National MS Society was chosen as a charity partner for the world-famous Crescent City Classic. If you or someone you know would like to participate in the 10K on Saturday, April 4 and raise a minimum $200 please have them register at runforitccc10k.eventbrite.com.

Charity runners receive several race day perks including personalized bibs and access to prime gathering areas. If you aren't up for running we need volunteers! Email me, Cristina. Giambrone@nmss.org, if you would like more information.