We are huge supporters of cycling for any reason- especially when that reason is to support a great cause! Here are some rides coming up that will help keep your momentum going (or even help you rack up miles for MCBC) while helping to support some meaningful causes in 2017!
North Shore Tour de Cure
Register. Ask a Friend. Start a Team. Stop Diabetes.
Sunday, May 21, 2017, Topsfield, MA
Take the ride of your life on Sunday, May 21st at the Topsfield Fairgrounds! More than just a cycling event, this day is packed with excitement and energy where riders of all levels join forces in the fight to Stop Diabetes® and raise critical funds for research, education and advocacy in support of the American Diabetes Association.
Ocean State Tour de Cure, June 5 – Kingston, RI
Kennebunks Tour de Cure, June 12 – Wells, ME
Connecticut Tour de Cure, June 12 – Durham, CT
New England Classic Tour de Cure, July 9-10, 150 miles; July 9-15, 550 miles (launch from Woburn, MA)
Bicycles Battling Cancer
Support the American Cancer Society’s life-saving mission with a scenic bike tour through quaint Central Massachusetts!
Sunday June 11th– Marlborough, MA
With 30, 70, and 100 mile route options and an easy-to achieve $300 fundraising minimum, this ride is for everyone – whether you are an avid cyclist or haven’t sat on a bike in years. We’ll keep your fundraising rolling with tips and online tools, including your own personal fundraising page where you can share your story and encourage family and friends to support your ride. All routes are fully supported, and each one begins and ends at the Hillside School where there will be a post-ride celebration with great food, beer and entertainment. To sign up, please visit www.bicyclesbattlingcancer.org
For any questions regarding this event, please contact Amanda Nurse at: BicyclesBattlingCancer@cancer.org
ALS TDI Tri-State Trek
The Ride to End ALS
Friday, June 23 – Sunday, June 25, 2017
Newton, MA to Greenwich, CT
1, 2 & 3 day rides available
9, 25 & 58-mile route options
The Tri-State Trek is a ride that empowers and inspires. The 3-day route travels through scenic territory and 45 towns from Newton, MA to Greenwich, CT. Supporting the important ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) research at the ALS.net, riders can ride 1, 2 or 3 days. We also offer the 9, 25 and 58-mile ride options. Participants can also crew or volunteer. The route is fully supported with SAG vehicles, bike technicians, medical crew and rest stops every 15-20 miles. All meals and overnight dorm accommodations are included with registration fee. Riders cross the Greenwich finish line to the cheers of hundreds of supporters and enjoy a festive BBQ.
To learn more, please visit: www.tristatetrek.com
- One-day ride, $50 registration deposit* with $300 fundraising minimum
- Two-day ride, $100 registration deposit with $1000 fundraising minimum
- Three-day ride, $100 registration deposit with $2000 fundraising minimum
- Friday, June 24 58-mile ride, $25 registration deposit with $150 fundraising minimum
- Sunday, June 26 9-mile Ride, $0 registration deposit with $50 fundraising minimum (age 18+) and $25 fundraising minimum (age 12-17)
- 3-day crew, no registration fee or minimum fundraising
- Day Volunteer, no registration fee or minimum fundraising
*Registration deposits are refunded when fundraising minimum achieved
For any questions regarding this event please contact Dave Virden at firstname.lastname@example.org