Bo Jackson

“Bo Bikes Bama” Marks 10th Anniversary with Virtual Ride

FILE – (AP Photo/Dave Martin) Auburn University Heisman Trophy winner Bo Jackson is marking a decade of fundraising bicycle rides to help victims of the 2011 tornado outbreak that devastated much of Alabama. The 10th annual “Bo Bikes Bama” event is being held today in a virtual format because of the coronavirus pandemic. Rather than riding through the state as…

Bo Bikes Bama Set for April 2020

The annual charity bike ride supporting the Governor’s Emergency Relief Fund is now set for April 2020. Officials with Bo Bikes Bama announced Friday morning that cyclists from across the country will join legendary athlete Bo Jackson in Auburn on April 25, 2020. This is the ninth year for the annual ride, which has raised nearly $2 million. “I started…

On the road again, 6th annual Bo Bikes Bama announced

AUBURN, Ala. (bobikesbama.com) – Two-sport legend Bo Jackson announced today that his 6th annual Bo Bikes Bama charity bike ride will return to Auburn, Ala. the morning of Saturday, April 29, 2017. Since the inaugural ride in 2012, more than 3,100 participants from as far away as England have cycled alongside Jackson to raise more than $1.1 million for disaster recovery and preparedness…

Bo Jackson to Hold Annual “Bo Bikes Bama” Charity Event

Courtesy of Bo Bikes Bama Facebook Bo Jackson will address attendees of the AmeriCorps National Service Training Conference about the purpose of his charity bike ride and the importance of service. Immediately following, Jackson will lead a press conference to discuss the fifth annual Bo Bikes Bama, which will take place Saturday, April 30. Becky Booker, United Ways of Alabama Executive Director, will also…

AU’s Malzahn, Jackson to tee up in 2016 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge

  GREENSBORO, Ga. (auburntigers.com) – Head football coach Gus Malzahn and legendary Heisman Trophy Winner Bo Jackson will represent Auburn in the ninth annual Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge charity golf tournament. The duo will compete for a share of a $540,000 total purse, and the team’s winnings will be split between Open Hands Overflowing Hearts and an endowed scholarship at…