The 13th Annual Old Greenwich-Riverside Community Center Mother’s Day Bike Ride is set for Sunday, May 10, from 8:30 to 11:30am. The event is sponsored by Ellington Management Group. Proceeds from the event will benefit the OGRCC Scholarship Fund.
The 6-mile ride begins at Old Greenwich Elementary School on Sound Beach Avenue in Old Greenwich, circles Tod’s Point and ends at the Old Greenwich Elementary School. In addition, there will be a 1-mile Kid’s Ride and beginners kick bike ride as well as bike safety program.
As a result of Ellington’s sponsorship, new elements have been added to the day including:
- Two BMX stunt bike shows from pro stunt team Wheels N Motion
- Kids craft area to make Mother’s Day cards
- Food trucks for getting brunch for Mom
- Flowers for Mom
- Personal trainers for yoga and stretching pre- and post-rides
“We’ve been in Old Greenwich for over 20 years and are long-time supporters of both OGRCC and Neighbor to Neighbor,” said Ellington CEO Michael Vranos.
“The Mother’s Day Bike Race brings everyone in Old Greenwich together to create a greater sense of community while at the same helping our neighbors in need.”
While Ellington and Neighbor to Neighbor will be collecting food donations on‐site for the local food pantry, the local Mother’s Day Movement group will raise awareness and educate people about the challenges faced by mothers around the globe.
Online registration is open at www.myogrcc.org. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children under 12; and $25 for the whole family.
Ellington Management Group is an investment and advisory firm dedicated to generating attractive, risk-adjusted total returns for our investors. Ellington manages portfolios of agency and non-agency residential mortgage-backed securities and opportunistically invests in other target assets, such as commercial mortgage loans, commercial mortgage-backed securities, other asset-backed securities, and direct investments in single-family and multi-family real estate. In addition, Ellington utilizes systematic strategies to invest in equity and futures markets. Ellington was founded in 1994 by Michael Vranos and is based in Old Greenwich.