The Event:
The first annual Go for Gallardy Poker Run will be held on June 24th, 2006 starting at 10:00 am, registration begins at 9:00 am.

Sponsored by the Johnstown Fire Department IAFF

The Cause:
The Go for Gallardy Poker Run will benefit the Captain Bob Gallardy Fire Service Education & Safety Fund. This fund is being administered by The Central Pennsylvania Community Foundation ( along with trustees representing the Gallardy Family, the Altoona and Summerhill Fire Departments and the Bucks county Community College

The Details:
Riders will assemble at J&M Parking, 314 Washington Street, Johnstown, PA 15901, and follow a prescribed course from Johnstown to Altoona and back. There will be stops at Summerhill Fire Department, Bedford Fire Department and Altoona Fire Department before returning to Johnstown.

The Cost:
$25.00 per rider and $15.00 per passenger.

Participants may pre-register by calling 814-248-9345 or 814–525-0536 or by visiting the Thunder In The Valley welcome tent.

Route maps will be given out the day of the event.

Prizes will be awarded for the best poker hand(s)

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Registration includes one free drink, sandwich and french fries from any Bailey’s food stand at Thunder in the Valley.