Beneficiaries & Fundraising

Perimeter Bicycling, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to promote bicycling as a means of good mental and physical health. With a philosophy and slogan of bicycling in pursuit of wellness,”  Perimeter Bicycling was established to produce major “perimeter” cycling events to encourage individuals of all ages and abilities  to ride and to raise funds for other nonprofit organizations.  Perimeter’s programs encourage individuals to bicycle perimeters of cities, towns, states, and countries, not only in America, but throughout the world.

Perimeter Bicycling currently produces four major cycling events each year:  El Tour de Tucson, El Tour de Mesa, El Tour de Mt Fuji and Indoor El Tour.   Each event is a fundraiser.  El Tour de Tucson, Perimeter’s largest cycling event raised more than  $12 Million in 2016 for 45 different non-profit organizations.

El Tour attracts more than 9,000 cyclists, 2200 volunteers, 22,000 spectators and every form of media.

  • Majority of El Tour cyclists are age 40 to 64, 25% female & 75% male.
  • Household incomes range from $50,000 to $75,000.
  • 16% in income range of $50,000 to $175,000.
  • 19% $75,000 to $99,000.
  • 18% $100,000 to $124,999.
  • 18.8 % over $175,000.

Economic impact during event week reaches as high as $12 million dollars for the Tucson and surrounding communities

Fundraising not only helps the charitable beneficiaries raise needed funds, but also helps raise awareness of their charity in our community.

If you are a 501 c 3 and wish to become a beneficiary of one of our events please contact us at 520-745-2033 or info @

Are you COLLECTING CONTRIBUTIONS for one of our events?  
Use the 2019 Contribution Form  to help you keep track of your donors!



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