Event Date

January 2, 2021


Anywhere - Join us for a virtual 25 mile ride via Rouvy

Event Start Time

10:30 AM ET, 7:30 AM PT

Route Info

Rouvy Course: IRONMAN 70.3 Santa Cruz 40km
Please Note: This is NOT a Rouvy Race and will not appear on the Rouvy Schedule. It is a Project Hero event that will be conducted on the Rouvy platform.

Registration Info

Registration is FREE.


Each $100 donated/raised on your personal page earns you one entry in the post-ride raffle for the following prizes:

  • Saris MP1 Nfinity Bike Platform - $1200.00 value
  • Saris H3 Direct Drive Smart Trainer - $1000 value
  • Saris M2 Smart Trainer - $500 value
  • Saris TD1 Trainer Desk - $330 value
  • Project Hero Honor Ride Jersey - $75 value

There will also be Project Hero gear given away during the ride. You must be on course during the ride on Jan 2 to win the on-course prizes. Learn more about all the various prizes here.

Special Features

During the ride there will be a live interview with Kelly Ryan, Naval Officer Veteran, two Kona qualifications, two 70.3 Worlds qualifications, numerous other podium finishes, IRONMAN certified coach, a USA Triathlon Level 1 Certified Coach, and a USA Triathlon Paratriathlon Certified Coach. She’s lived and trained all over the world including Bahrain, Hawaii, Southern California and now, Washington, DC. Kelly has coached numerous athletes to their first 70.3s and Ironmans, to major personal records, and even to their first ever triathlons.

There will also be special segments featuring the work being done by Project Hero, the history of the course area, and rider testimonials.

Your Fundraising Impact

There are hundreds of thousands of veterans and first responders who suffer from various wounds, whether visible or not. All of Project Hero's events help fund life-changing rehabilitation services for these healing heroes. By participating and fundraising, you are showing your support for those who have served, bringing awareness to the need for improved veteran services, and helping Project Hero continue to save lives by restoring hope and purpose. To learn more about this event and why it is so important, please visit this page.