Grey's Anatomy: Patrick Dempsey Will Ride In GranFondo image

Patrick Dempsey (ABC)

Cycling enthusiast!

Patrick Dempsey, who portrays the dashing Dr. Derek Shepherd on Grey's Anatomy, will be at Santa Rosa's Finley Park on October 9 to take part in the Levi Leipheimer King Ridge GranFondo.

'McDreamy' will join the group of top cyclists, including Jason McCartney, Ben King and Brian Lopes, for the event. The GranFondo is comprised of three rides of various lengths. Dempsey is an accomplished cyclist who also hosts his own ride for charity annually to benefit the Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer, Hope and Healing in Maine. The ride on October 9 will split proceeds among Santa Rosa's Keep the Tour campaign, Forget Me Not Farm, the Lance Armstrong Foundation and Velostreet's Community Initiatives Program.

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