The second annual poker run benefit ride for paralyzed Firefighter Derek Poole who was seriously injured in a vehicle accident returning from an emergency call on March 25, 2007, will be held September 13, 2008 starting at Tilley Harley-Davidson in Statesville, North Carolina riding to multiple locations around the area and ending up at the Catawba fire Department with a meal to be served. Last year's event consisted of about 150 miles and around 135 bikers .
Visit this link or further details
http://nc911.com/catawba_fire/derek_..._benefit_r.htm

For more background on Derek's accident please visit the link below:
http://www.statesville.com/servlet/S...=1173353110507
http://www.wsoctv.com/news/11405183/detail.html

Derek and his family really need support in these hard times.
Everyone is invited to come out and ride!
Thanks so much.