Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Contact: Dave Wellman, Director of Communications (304) 696-7153

MU Cycling Club plans Spin-a-thon for Daniel Hughes

– The Marshall University Cycling Club will host a Spin-a-thon at the Marshall Recreation Center on the Huntington campus from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25.

The Spin-a-thon will consist of three 30-minute spin classes (7 to 7:30 p.m., 7:45 to 8:15 p.m., and 8:30 to 9 p.m.) and will be instructed by Stephanie Vlahos. The proceeds from the event will go to benefit Daniel Hughes, a local teen who was hit by a dump truck while riding his bike to class on The Ohio State University campus.

The cost is a minimum $10 donation per bike, per class, and there are 24 bikes available per class. For specific details and registration information, visit the Facebook event page “MUCC Spin-A-Thon for Daniel Hughes” or email Corey Clark at

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For further information, contact:  Office of University Communications
Marshall University | 213 Old Main | Huntington, WV 25755-1090
Fax: (304) 696-3197