Cyclist Info

The Cedar’s Ride for Hope and Gratitude is:

  • A one day 106 km ride in the beautiful Adirondacks appealing to cyclists with moderate to advanced experience.
  • A cycling hill climb or hike to the summit of beautiful Prospect Mountain on Day 2. Cyclists, family and friends will meet at the summit for a celebration and photo to conclude the weekend in support of cutting edge Cell Therapy / Immunotherapy Research.

FRIDAY SEPT 22

Cyclists arrive between 3-6pm in beautiful Lake George, NY. The Surfside On The Lake our host property. http://www.surfsideonthelake.com

5-6:30pm Information booth for Riders (Surfside On The Lake Resort, Cedars tent)
6:30pm Mandatory Safety Rules meeting for all riders, Surfside On The Lake Resort
7pm Welcome Cocktail Meet and Greet (2 beer/wine tickets per rider, Cash bar) Canapés will be served.

SATURDAY SEPT 23

MAP

MAP TO BATTLEFIELD PARK START OF RACE

6:45-8am BREAKFAST, Surfside On The Lake 
  • Breakfast included for riders
  • Friends and family 9$ per person
8:15am Riders proceed to Battlefield Park (parking available (directions provided)
8:45am Opening Remarks
9am The Ride for Hope and Gratitude, the journey starts here!
2-3:30pm Finish at Battlefield Park
3-7pm Free time to discover local area or to relax at hotel
7-10pm Ride for Hope and Gratitude Dinner and Presentations

SUNDAY SEPT 24

7-9am Breakfast at the Surfside On The Lake Resort
9am Hikers depart for summit of Prospect Mountain (map provided)
9:30am Cyclists arrive at gate to Prospect Mountain road
10am Start of the Climb for Hope and Gratitude (all riders)
  • King and Queen of the Mountain Competition (for those daring!)
11am Gathering for Riders, Family and friends at Summit
  • Closing Speeches
  • Group photo

MAP FROM HOTEL CYCLING TO PROSPECT MOUNTAIN

Map from hotel

MAP FROM HOTEL TO START OF HIKING TRAIL PROSPECT MOUNTAIN

Map to hiking trail

Fundraising requirements:

$1250 cdn per individual Rider

Registration Fee

The Registration fee is $350 cdn per rider

Fees include:

  • One night accommodation included
  • Event Cycling jersey
  • Meals and snacks
    Friday Cocktail canapés
    Saturday
    • Continental breakfast
    • on-road snacks
    • lunch & supper (cash bar)
    Sunday Breakfast
  • Rider Appreciation Gift
  • Full on-road mechanical support service
  • Qualified EMT on the road
  • Road support
  • Detailed Rider map
  • Entrance fee for Prospect Mountain
  • Fundraising assistance/ideas

NB. The additional night’s lodging is not included, The Surfside On the Lake resort, as our host hotel, has secured a block of courtyard rooms at a preferential rate of $120.00 USD per night double-occupancy. Reservation code will be given upon rider registration.

Registered cyclists will be required to:

  • Sign a waiver
  • Have valid passport
  • Have proof of travel insurance to the USA

TRAINING

Two training rides will be held, SUMMER 2017
Dates and locations to be confirmed

Training rides will be offered by an experienced encadreur (certified cycling coach) who will offer invaluable information with regards to safe riding in groups, road signals and communication.

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