|New York Cycle Club's 3rd Annual Weekend at New Paltz||40-105||9:00 AM||New Paltz, SUNY,NY||Neile Weissman|
|New York Cycle Club's 3rd Annual Weekend at New Paltz
When: July 1-3, 2017
Where: SUNY New Paltz
What: Three days and two nights of fireworks, sightseeing and perhaps the best cycling in the region for all (A/B/C) classes of riders including routes, leaders, meals, housing and transport.
Comments: “Amazing weekend!!! Organized, great rides that were well led." ... "Camaraderie with awesome people. Have been raving about NYCC since I got back.” ... “The dorms were clean and comfortable … Saturday’s dinner was an excellent choice! The rides were beautiful and challenging. ... “Accommodations were great, the rides were well planned, as well as the other activities — trains, fireworks, walking tour, dinner, lunch stops. ... “The C-ride from New Paltz to Brewster on Day 3 was phenomenal with just the right ratio of uphill to down — 20%/80%”
Weekend Cost: $175 per person, double occupancy, $225 single occupancy if you reserve by May 31 ($275 after), single occupancy, semi-private bath in a 3-room suite
|Cycle the Erie Canal||40-60 miles per day||Buffalo,NY|
|Multi-day ride along the Erie Canal towpath from Buffalo to Albany. About 80% on trail, mixed stone, dirt, some paved; about 20% on local roads. A camping trip (limited motel options), luggage trucked each day to destination. Group breakfast and dinners available. Typical attendance 500-800 riders. Four-day and two-day options available
|2017-07-09||Tour of Putnam||14, 26, 62||8:00 AM||Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park, Carmel 10512,NY||Pawling Cycle and Sport|
|A recreational Road Ride with a choice of 3 different loops: 14mi, 26mi and 62mi/metric century, all showcasing the beauty of Putnam County.|
|2017-07-22||JAMFund Grand FUNdo||39-78||9:30 AM||Black Birch Vineyards 155 Glendale Road, Southampton,MA|
|Ride your bike with U.S. National Cyclocross Champion Jeremy Powers and the JAM Fund Cycling Team during the Grand Fundo-- a challenging one-day bike ride through the scenic Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts. We have three great rides all starting at 9:30 a.m. from the Black Birch Vineyards. The rides are fully supported with multiple rest stops, our famous ice cream truck, SRAM support vehicles and a sag wagon to pick up stragglers. The route has spectacular views and plenty of gravel sections. Immediately after the Fundo, stick around for the pig roast and raffle where you can win awesome prizes. All registered riders will get swag to remember this special day.
All the proceeds from the event go to the Jam Fund program, devoted to helping young, enthusiastic cyclists become professional athletes.
|The Great Big FANY Ride||500 total, approx 70||6:30 AM||Niagara Falls, NY,NY||Karen J. Empie|
|The 17th Annual FANY Ride will again bike 500 miles Across New York. We average 70 miles per day (or 35 mi/day with Sore FANY.) Primarily a camping tour, but we also have a luxurious Comfy Camper option and a hotel option too! Ride with bikers who are serious about having fun. LOTS OF FUN! LOTS OF HILLS! Often affectionately called "summer camp for grown-ups" come earn your bragging rights ... we usually climb 20,000'- 25,000' in the week. Sign up and get on road SAG support, daily gear transfer, breathtaking scenery, marked routes & paper cue sheets, digital cues via Ride With GPS, a stunning souvenir T-shirt and a week's worth of fun with like minded bikers. (Sorry, whiners need not apply.) www.|
The Great Big FANY Ride makes a donation to The Double H Ranch, a camp for children living with life threatening children, and encourages voluntary donations but no pledges are required.
FANY collaborates with the New York Bicycling Coalition that helps transform streets and communities throughout New York State into safer and more enjoyable places to bike.
|2017-07-30||Harlem Valley Rail Ride||Millerton,NY|
|23, 33, 45, 57, 72, and 80 mi. routes, plus two century routes.|
|2017-08-20||Ramapo Rally||Various from 12 to 1||7:00 PM||Mahwah,NJ|
|The Ramapo Rally, staged by the Bicycle Touring Club of North Jersey (BTCNJ), features fully supported bike rides of varying routes, with the longest being up to 125 miles. The Ramapo Rally is one of the best bike rides in all of New Jersey.
Choose from six beautiful, well-marked routes: 12, 25, 50, 62, 100, or 125 miles — through the farm and lake country of northern and western New Jersey and features:
Cue sheets and GPS files for all six routes.
All routes are marked with arrows and signs.
Fully stocked rest stops.
Roving SAG wagons and bike maintenance by local bike shops at rest stops.
All adult registrants will receive a free bike-related gift.
Post-ride lunch with healthy side dishes for riders returning before 5:00 PM.
Free 4-month BTCNJ membership for non-members.
Post-ride raffle and marketplace with lots of free giveaways, discounts and bargains.
The Ramapo Rally goes on — rain or shine
Good news for non-BTCNJ members! Your Ramapo Rally registration fee also includes a special membership to BTCNJ that starts on August 1st. You will be able to access our ride schedule and find other member-specific information until November 31, 2017.
You can ride on your own or join escorted rides, for all ride levels, which will leave at predetermined times on Rally morning. The 100 and 125-mile route riders must depart before 8:00 a.m. All rides must finish before 4:30 p.m.
Registered riders can pick up cue sheets at check-in, and we’ll have large-format maps of all routes posted nearby, with knowledgeable advisers to answer questions. Links to GPS files will be available on the one week before the Rally. Please take a look at BTCNJ’s 2017 Ramapo Rally Guide for Riders for additional information.
|2017-08-20||Lancaster Covered Bridge Classic, presented by Lancaster Bicycle Club||15, 31, 62, 100 mile||7:00 AM||Harrisburg Area Community College, Lancaster Campus, 1641 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17602,PA||Will Stone, LCBC Coordinator|
|The Lancaster Covered Bridge Classic (formerly Covered Bridge Metric Century) will be held August 20, 2017 in Lancaster, PA. It offers beautiful routes of 100 miles, 62 miles, 31 miles, and 15 miles. The 100 mile route option, which offers challenging climbing, is new for 2017. Each route traverses through covered bridges and past Amish farms. Proceeds from the ride benefit the Lancaster Bicycle Club’s grant program which has donated over $275,000 for bike-related initiatives and covered bridge preservation since 1999. Cost is $50 through June 30, then $60. Must pre-register at https:/|
|2017-09-09||Kelly Brush Ride||20, 50, 100||7:30 AM||Middlebury,VT||Elizabeth Langfeldt|
|The scenic, fully-supported ride through the Champlain Valley draws over 700 cyclists and dozens of handcyclists. Followed by a tasty and festive post-ride BBQ.
The ride supports the Kelly Brush Foundation's mission to empower those living with paralysis through access to sport and recreation and to improve ski racing safety.
WHAT: 12th Annual Kelly Brush Ride powered by VBT Bicycling and Walking Vacations
WHEN: Sept. 9, 2017
WHERE: Middlebury, VT
DISTANCE: 20, 50 or 100 miles, with options for 65 and 85 miles.
REGISTRATION: $150; youth (12 and under) $75; handcyclists FREE.
START: 7:30-9:30 a.m. with suggested start times for different distances.
Registration and more information are online at: www.
|2017-09-10||Scenic Schuylkill Century||25-103||7:00 AM||Philadelphia,PA||Philly Bike Club|
|SAVE THE DATE!! Join our friends with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia for their annual Scenic Schuylkill Century! Enjoy well-stocked rest stops and beautiful routes from the novice-friendly 25miler to the challenging 103 mile century with over 6,000' of gain!|
|2017-09-16||New York Cycle Club 2017 Escape New York Ride||25, 50, 65, and 100||7:00 AM||Sakura Park - 122nd Street & Riverside Drive, Manhattan,NY||Escape New York Marketing & Promotion|
|Enjoy the support and hospitality of the New York Cycle Club (NYCC) as we go all out to deliver a food-filled, fun-filled and fabulous day of riding to our friends in the cycling community.
Proceeds benefit Recycle-A-Bicycle’s Kids Ride Club and I Challenge Myself, two local NYC charities that help local at-risk youth through cycling, healthy living, and nutrition.
We will jumpstart your ride with a breakfast that offers plenty of carbs and coffee to get you going. Along the route re-fuel and meet NYCC members at our well-stocked rest stops. After completing your ride, celebrate your accomplishment at our post-ride festival, featuring food, entertainment, and a raffle with exceptional prizes. Don’t forget to check out our Sponsor Village for product information, giveaways, and discounts.
Choose one of four clearly-marked routes that will take you over the George Washington Bridge and into the West Hudson Highlands of Bergen and Rockland Counties:
1. Century Challenge, 100 miles. Are you an experienced rider looking to conquer new territory? Climb over 5,000 feet while completing a full century through charming towns and beautiful countryside that takes you to the edge of Harriman State Park.
2. Rockland Roll, 65 miles. Is a metric century more your style? Triumph over 3,000 feet of elevation gain as you wind your way up hill and down dale to scenic Rockland Lake State Park.
3. Piermont Pleasures, 50 miles. Do you prefer a “touring” approach to cycling? Enjoy the scenery on our half century excursion to the historic village of Piermont on the Hudson.
4. Bergen Spin, 25 miles. New to cycling? Is this your first time riding outside of the Hudson Greenway or Central Park? Expand your horizons as you amble through the leafy suburbs of Bergen County.
All registrants over the age of 18 who aren't already New York Cycle Club members will receive a free trial membership! From August 1 through December 31, 2017, enjoy great club benefits including member-led training rides in the tri-state area; access to an extensive ride library; monthly club meetings featuring exciting speakers; fun social events; discounts at local bike shops; and more.
|2017-10-08||Golden Apple Ride||tbd||12:00 AM||Goldens Bridge,NY|
|SAVE THE DATE!! The 35th Golden Apple Ride will be on Sunday October 8, 2017.
More info to come as details are worked out - but expect an excellent day on the bike, showcasing northern Westchester's beautiful roads.