Media Coverage

BIKE THE BASIN love and support is SPREADING thanks to the help of the following:

2013

WTXF-TV Philadelphia: Teenager Hopes To Find Cure For Blindness
http://www.myfoxphilly.com/story/23561697/teenager-hopes-to-find-cure-for-blindness

PHL17: Bucks County Teenager Seeks To Find Cure For Blindness
http://phl17.com/2013/12/20/bucks-county-teenager-seeks-to-find-cure-for-blindness/#axzz2ooFOJYeS

WTXF-TV Philadelphia: Blind Football Player Scores On The Field
http://www.myfoxphilly.com/story/23543729/blind-football-player-impresses

The GLOBAL GENES PROJECT, one of the leading rare and genetic disease patient advocacy organizations in the world, featured Michael and Mitchell and BIKE THE BASIN during the 2013 Rare Diseases Day campaign!
http://globalgenes.org/brothers-with-crb1-defect-beat-blindness-with-biking-events/

2012

MERRILL REESE, voice of the Philadelphia Eagles, presented Michael and Mitchell (BTB Co-Founders) with the 2012 Louis Braille Award in Philadelphia(listen to him say “BIKE THE BASIN!”)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGyh1Og4nvo&feature=plcp

KATE FRATTI, columnist for the Bucks County Courier Times, so eloquently tells the story behind our Bike the Basin event
http://www.phillyburbs.com/blogs/news_columnists/kate_fratti/help-see-a-way-to-a-cure/article_2fe3f484-9690-547f-9900-0967851cf547.html

NORTHAMPTON PATCH wrote about BTB!
http://northampton.patch.com/articles/bike-the-basin-returns-for-second-year

THANKS to the following for the incredible 2011 coverage of the first ever BIKE THE BASIN!

BROTHERLY LOVE SEGMENT OF CBS NEWS, PHILLY
http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2011/09/13/brotherly-love-blind-brothers-start-fundraiser/

NORTHAMPTON PATCH
http://northampton.patch.com/articles/photo-gallery-bike-the-basin#photo-7821258

NORTHAMPTON HERALD
http://www.timespub.com/2011/10/04/northampton-community-comes-together-to-help-give-two-local-boys-the-gift-of-sight/