Join us for the Rebel Ride & Be Strong Event--a fun and unique event that supports athletes in North Central Wisconsin.

The 22nd annual Be Strong & Rebel Ride event benefiting Special Olympics Wisconsin will take place September 10, 2022. Join us for the Rebel Ride at Weiks’ Pub & Grill in Edgar or the Be Strong competition at Franck’s Gym in Wausau.

Rebel Ride

Join us for an all-day motorcycle ride through Marathon and Taylor counties. We will meet at Weik’s Pub and Grill and leave at 10:30 am. Minimum donation is $25 per driver and per passenger. Questions about the Rebel Ride? Call Colleen Handrick (ride organizer) at 715-302-3435.

Weiks’ Pub & Grill
231745 County Rd S, Edgar, WI 54426

Be Strong

Our Be Strong event gives you an opportunity to show off your strength and support Special Olympics! Events include:

  • Truck Pull Competition in teams of 5 & 10 people
  • Strongman/Strongwoman Competition
  • Junior Competition
  • Bench Press Competition
  • Deadlift Competition

Registration Fee:

  • 1 event = $25
  • 2 events = $30
  • 3 events = $35
  • 4 events = $40

Division winners will receive medals as events are completed. Contact Chris at Frank’s Gym for questions at 715-581-5356.

Franck’s Gym
4309 Stewart Ave., Wausau 54401

Schedule of Events

Friday September 9:

  • 6pm-9pm: Registration for all events at Weiks’ Pub and Grill (231745 County Road S, Edgar WI 54426)

Saturday September 10:

  • 8am-10am: Rebel Ride Registration at Weiks’ Pub and Grill
  • 10:30 am: Rebel Ride leaves Weiks’ Pub and Grill. Route goes through Marathon & Taylor Counties
  • 10am-11:45am: Be Strong Registration at Franck’s Gym (4309 Stewart Ave., Wausau WI 54401)
  • 12pm: Be Strong Events Begin
  • 5pm: Rebel Ride Returns and social gathering at Weik’s Pub and Grill
  • 7pm-11pm: Live Music at Weik’s Pub and Grill
  • 9pm: Raffle Drawings

All events open to the public! Your registration fee includes a t-shirt, lunch, and dinner at Weiks’ Pub and Grill. Non-participants can enjoy dinner for $10. Raise $200 and receive an event t-shirt and sweatshirt (crew or hooded). Raise $1000 and receive an event t-shirt, sweatshirt and embroidered logo jacket.

Register Now!


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