Tour de Cure

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2021 will mark 30 years of being connected and riding for a cure together! Join us as we ride three million miles in honor of our 30th anniversary and learn more about what we’ve accomplished together over the years.

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Tour de Cure® is celebrating its 30th Anniversary—and you’re invited!

This year’s Tour de Cure will offer a virtually enhanced year-round experience full of new challenges designed to inspire your commitment to our mission and get you physically moving!

Our virtual celebratory event day will provide a transformed experience you don’t want to miss! We will honor those living with diabetes and bring together thousands nationwide in a fun and exciting new way.

We can’t wait to share how our Tour de Cure 30th anniversary event differs from any Tour experience you’ve had. Please visit your local event page for more event details.

Virtual Day of Event Program: Tune in to the Tour de Cure: Texas program on Saturday, June 26 at 9 AM. Join us here.

Mobile App: A lot of the Tour de Cure action takes place on our mobile app! If you haven’t done so already, please make sure to download it (available on Apple and Android devices) or update to the latest version today so you’ll be ready to roll! 

Using the mobile app, create your own virtual Tour de Cure map by selecting between three different course options and choosing your own distance. Then, track your ride and progress to the finish line, and unlock special mission moments along the way.

Event Photos and Social Media: Be safe while taking photos and videos, and always observe social distancing guidelines. Please follow local health regulations. Amplify our message, share your team spirit and tag us on Facebook @adatourdecure or Twitter @AmDiabetesAssn and use the hashtags #TourTurns30 #ConnectedForACure in your posts. Check out our Social Media feed here.


1. Ride in your neighborhood or at home. Ride: locally or on a treadmill. Complete your intended distance and proudly wear red to represent the ADA! Please follow your local social distance ordinances to stay safe.

2. Share Your Why. Post on your social network WHY you are participating. Are you participating in honor or memory of someone? Are riding to encourage others to live a healthy lifestyle? It's powerful and encouraging - please share a picture, a post or a video and use the hashtags #TourTurns30 #Connectedforacure.

3. Track and Share Your Progress. As you train for the Tour de Cure, share your progress on Facebook, LinkedIn, or Instagram by sharing a live video and pictures. Post your fundraising goal and a link to your fundraising page, too.

4. Join Our Community! We encourage you to join our Community Facebook Group for all Tour de Cure participants and supporters to stay connected and enjoy our virtual experience together!

5. Raise More to Raise Mission. More than ever people living with diabetes need our support. Please continue to ask friends and family for donations to support our mission and consider making a personal donation if you are able. Access your Participant Center to get started.


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The American Diabetes Association is the nation's leading 501(C)3 nonprofit charity providing diabetes research, information and advocacy.

Tour de Cure is the premier fundraising campaign of the American Diabetes Association ®, now with virtual engagement designed for anyone and everyone to participate. The campaign has been expanded to include more members of our community and bring them together to learn about diabetes, healthy living and to support people living with diabetes. Tour de Cure is a unique opportunity for businesses, clubs, friends and families to form virtual teams with the vision of a life free of diabetes and all its burdens.

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