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Day 2 2017 STdT: A crash and a comeback – STIHL Strong

I find myself reluctantly on the sidelines for Day 2 of the STIHL Tour des Trees but still on the road in support of the Tour, just not on a bicycle. I’ll explain in a minute. First, I want to tell you about Team STIHL. For the Tour, it consists of myself, Justin Espy, Mark […]

Cyclists Ride 500+ Miles in 25th Annual STIHL Tour des Trees to Fund Tree Research and Education

Tree research and education essential to healthy and viable urban canopy VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — From July 30-Aug.5, cyclists and tree enthusiasts will pedal more than 500 miles through Maryland, Virginia and our nation’s capital as a part of the 25th annual STIHL Tour des Trees, a weeklong community engagement event and cycling fundraiser to […]

Register Now for STIHL Tour des Trees Silver Anniversary Ride in the U.S. Capital Region

Cycling fundraiser for tree research marks 25 years planting seeds about the importance of trees   VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Ride the Silver Anniversary STIHL Tour des Trees, the nation’s leading fundraiser for tree research and education. The 500-mile journey will travel through Maryland, Virginia and our nation’s capital this summer and combines urban cycling, […]

Articles about the 2016 STdT

STIHL Tour des Trees Stops in Camden Nearly 100 Cyclists Ride into Walnut Cove for Tour de Trees Brodbeck Cycles in Tour de Trees Why nearly 100 cyclists will take a victory lap in Charlotte next week Cyclists to support TREE Fund in STIHL Tour des Trees STIHL Tour des Trees Kicking Off in October […]

Cyclists Prepare for 610-mile Adventure through the Carolinas to Promote Tree Health

Nearly 100 riders participate in STIHL Tour des Trees to benefit TREE Fund VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Nearly 100 riders from across the country will cycle in the 24th annual STIHL Tour des Trees cycling event Oct. 9 – 15, 2016 kicking off in Charlotte, N.C. The Tour is America’s largest fundraiser for tree research, […]

Cyclists Ride 610 Miles to Save America’s Urban Forests

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Everyone appreciates the beauty of trees, but they also provide many of life’s vital essentials such as oxygen, food and shelter. And thanks to grants from the TREE Fund, researchers and organizations are working to provide communities and tree care professionals with resources and strategies to better propagate, plant and care […]

2016 STIHL Tour des Trees to cruise the Carolinas

100 cyclists with a shared passion for trees will arrive in Charlotte, NC, this October for the 2016 STIHL Tour des Trees, an annual cycling adventure benefiting the TREE Fund. The Tour des Trees, the primary community outreach and engagement event for the TREE Fund, combines great cycling, environmental education, and outreach in a weeklong […]

Cycle 585 Miles through Wisconsin with the 2014 STIHL Tour des Trees

Cycle 585 Miles through Wisconsin with the 2014 STIHL Tour des Trees Register Now to Ride and Support America’s Largest Fundraiser for Tree Research (VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.) – Registration opens Jan. 7, 2014, for the STIHL Tour des Trees, an annual weeklong cycling event that travels hundreds of miles through a different region of North […]

Way to go, O-HI-O!

Three cheers for the 2013 Tour’s top fundraising team! Team Ohio hit their “stretch goal” this week,  raising more than $40,000 for the TREE Fund in 2013 .  Kudos to team captain Beth Buchanan and her Ohio teammates!! The TREE Fund salutes you! Top row L-R: Chris Grant, Jeff McMullen, Dave Staats, Ward Peterson, Susan […]

Fundraising Phenom: Steve Geist

Steve Geist, plant pathologist for Swingle Lawn, Tree and Landscape Services, recently surpassed $100,000 in total funds raised for the TREE Fund (and its predecessor the ISA Research Trust) in 16 years of fundraising as a Tour des Trees rider. WOW!! Read more details here. Congratulations, Steve, and thank you!