Jong Bonaire offers several fun events each year for anyone on Bonaire who has an interest in participating, and, as an added benefit, these events raise funds for the non-profit organization. The next event will be the Fun Walk & Ride, which will occur on Sunday, April 3, 2016.
This year’s event will have two routes, one of 20 kilometers/12.5 miles for those walking and one of 37 kilometers/23 miles for those on bicycles. Both routes will begin at the Jong Bonaire headquarters, and also end there.
The starting time is 6:00 AM. For those walking, the route will follow Kaya Simon Bolivar, Abraham Boulevard, Kaya International (to Belnam), Kaya Rudolf Statius van Eps, Kaminda Sorobon, Kaya Nikiboko Zuid, Kaya Betico Croes, Kaya Simon Bolivar, finishing at Jong Bonaire.
Those on bicycles will follow the long, southern route, and join in with the walkers at Sorobon.
The cost to participate is $12.00 per adult, and kids under 12 years are only $6.00. The entry fee includes an event t-shirt, water bottle, drinks, lunch, and fruit. Tickets are available at Jong Bonaire.
This events provides a wonderful opportunity to connect with old friends and meet new ones. For those visiting Bonaire, the Walk & Ride gets you meeting the locals and you help with a good cause. (Source: Jong Bonaire)