Natasha Pettigrew was a friend, a Miami Law School student, a candidate for U.S. Senate from the State of Maryland, a leader in OUTLAW and other campus groups, a role model, a daughter and a bicycle commuter.
Her fellow students and friends have chosen to honor Natasha with a ride and a signature memorial fund that will support pro-bicycling programs of the South Florida Bike Coalition. “Natasha’s Ride” will keep Natasha’s dream alive for a better, safer Miami for traveling by bicycle.
Learn more about this extraordinary woman and join us a group ride around the University of Miami campus and the Cities of Coral Gables and South Miami. Donations will be requested but not required. RSVP on facebook here. Meet up, Ride out and Ceremony at 1311 Miller Road, Coral Gables, Florida.
9-10am: Registration & Breakfast
11:30am: Ceremony on the Bricks
Read more about Natasha Pettigrew:
- The Washington Post
- Natasha for Senate Campaign Page
- Interview (video) on the campaign trail
- WVUM radio interview with Brian Sperber about Natasha’s Ride
The South Florida Bike Coalition is honored to partner with Natasha’s friends and fellow students to ensure that her dream of a truly bicycle-friendly Miami and University community can continue to inspire positive change here. If you would like to get involved with Natasha’s Ride, please contact us at SFBikeCoalition@yahoo.com. Monetary contributions in her honor can be made here; please be sure to note that it is for Natasha’s Ride.
Thank you – and Ride On, South Florida.