Join us for the 11th Annual
SMART Ride Challenge!!
The SMART Challenge Ride is a three-day charity bike ride that raises funds to support tuition costs for those most in need at Bethlehem Academy, an authentically Catholic, Dominican grade 6-12 prep school in Faribault, MN. Since the first ride in 2012, this event has raised over $450,000 for Bethlehem Academy students! 
This year's ride is from Thursday, July 28 through Saturday, July 30, 2022. Registrants are limited to 20 riders/day.
Single day rides are available! 

2022 SMART Ride Route

July 28:  Bethlehem Academy, Faribault MN to Lake Louise State Park, Leroy, MN. About 81 miles.

July 29:   Lake Louise State Park, Leroy, MN, to Myre-Big Island State Park, Albert Lea, MN. About 50 miles. 

July 30:  Myre-Big Island State Park, Albert Lea to Bethlehem Academy, Faribault, MN. About 50 miles.

Rider registration now open! Click below to join the ride or sponsor** a rider:

2022 SMART Ride Site

**ALL proceeds fund student scholarships at Bethlehem Academy.**


Our Mission
Bethlehem Academy, a Catholic school in the Sinsinawa Dominican tradition, strives to empower its students and staff to achieve personal, spiritual and academic excellence. We challenge ourselves to love as Jesus Christ loved, to lead, to serve, to inspire and to seek the truth: Veritas.
105 3rd Ave. SW
Faribault, MN  55021
Phone:  507-334-3948
Fax:  507-334-3949