Press Release: The Sherwin-Williams Company and their Tri-Flow Brand Announce Sponsorship To Benefit Melanoma Research

For Immediate Release – August 18, 2008

Cleveland, OH – The Miles 4 Melanoma Pan-American Ride kicks off at noon August 24th during Walk+Roll in Rockefeller Park on Cleveland’s east side. Miles 4 Melanoma is a bicycle tour from Cleveland, Ohio to Ushuaia, Argentina to raise awareness of melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer, and to raise money for The Melanoma Research Foundation. An adventurous team of two, Ray Query and Kevin Madzia who work in a local bike shop, start their journey Sunday with plans to reach the southern tip of South America by the end of April 2009.

Sherwin-Williams and their Tri-Flow brand have pledged financial support for the trip and The Melanoma Research Foundation. In addition, they will supply the team with Tri-Flow products and clothing for the journey. Tri-Flow is known to on and off-road cyclists as a manufacturer of high-quality cleaners, degreasers and lubricants.

On their journey, Kevin and Ray will visit Sherwin-Williams facilities located in various cities throughout North, Central, and South America to recharge and share tales of their trip!

Ray Query and Kevin Madzia plan to arrive at Walk+Roll Cleveland at 12:00noon and depart at 1:00pm.

Cyclists are invited to join the team on the first leg of their ride from Rockefeller Park to the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail.

Visit for more information and directions to Sunday’s event and visit to learn more about Miles 4 Melanoma.

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