2nd Annual WHIPYIT Ride for Youth
Fitz "The Whip" will be holding his 2nd Annual WHIPYIT Ride for Youth (With Hope it's Possible Youth in Transition). This ride is to raise funds, so that under privileged children from Family & Children's Services and Big Brothers and Big Sisters can have the opportunity to participate in a full week of SUMMER CAMP WITH A WORLD CHAMP.
This ride will be led by KW's Inaugural Athlete of the Year, local World Champion Boxer, Fitz "The Whip". Fitz and his gym The Whip Boxing Academy have been heavily involved in our community for many years. Fitz has reached out to numerous organizations and continues to mentor and tutor the youth in our community.
The ride which begins at 11:00 a.m. from Waterloo City Hall, will proceed down the Iron Horse Trail and finish at Kitchener City Hall. This ride is open for kids, youth and adults of all ages.
Pledge sheets are available online hereIf you have any questions, please contact Fitz "The Whip" at 519-577-7910.
Date: Sunday, August 28, 2016
Time: Registration opens 10:00 a.m.
RIDE STARTS 11:00 a.m.
We have some awesome sponsors this year:
We still have openings for sponsors, so if you'd like to become a sponsor give Fitz a call at 519-577-7910.
Click here to see the sponsor packages.
First Annual WHIPYIT Ride for Youth — Sept 13th, 2015
Thank you to all riders and supporters of this inaugural ride. It was a lot of fun to see so many supporters out there having fun and supporting a great cause.
First Annual WHIPYIT Ride for Youth
On Sunday, September 13, 2015 Fitz the Whip held his first annual WHIPYIT Ride for Youth (With Hope it's Possible Youth in Transition). This ride is to raise awareness and funds, so the young people of our community have a place to channel their energy in a positive light while learning the importance of healthy choices and knowledge through education.
This ride was be led by KW's Inaugural Athlete of the Year and local World Champion Boxer Fitz The Whip. Fitz, and his gym, The Whip Boxing Academy have been heavily involved in our community for many years. Fitz has reached out to numerous organizations and continues to mentor and tutor the youth in our community.
The ride began at 11:00a.m. from Waterloo City Hall, proceeded down the Iron Horse Trail and finished at Kitchener City Hall. This ride is open for kids, youth and adults of all ages.
For more information or to RSVP, please contact Fitz The Whip by e-mail email@example.com. Please RSVP by August 5th.
The Whip Boxing Academy has worked with (In REACH) gang and street kids...
Kids from group homes and Family and Children Services from the Kitchener-Waterloo area have attended training and fitness classes at The Whip Boxing Academy...
Thank you for your support and that made this first annual ride a success for our Youth!
It is better to build productive youth than try and mend broken adults!
With Hope It's Possible!
Fitz The Whip
KW's Inaugural Athlete of the Year
Three Division Professional Champ
The kids of today are the future of tomorrow
Pictures from previous WHIPYIT events:
On Saturday May 24th, 2014 Fitz "The Whip" Vanderpool our local six time Professional Champion unveiled his non-profit charity WHIPYIT ... WITH HOPE IT'S POSSIBLE — YOUTH IN TRANSITION. Fitz will be mentoring and inspiring our Youth as they strive to reach for their dreams and never give up.
Local politicians were among those in attendance, along with Kick Boxer Joe Valtellini and Snowboard Champ Becca Ballantyne.
We thank everyone who took part in this great event to encourage and support Fitz and his charity as he continues his inspirational speaking to children in schools throughout our region.
If your or anyone you know may be interested in supporting this program for the youth, please contact Fitz "The Whip" Vanderpool at firstname.lastname@example.org