Escape New York 2012
Start: Saturday, September 22, 2012 @ 7:00 AM (EDT)
New York , NY 10115
It s time for the 18th Annual Escape New York!Enjoy the support and hospitality of New York Cycle Club. This is the day our club goes all out to deliver a food-filled, fun-filled and fabulous day of riding to our friends in the cycling community.
Starting and ending in Manhattan, scenic routes of 25, 50, 65 or 100 miles take riders over the George Washington Bridge and onto the most scenic roads of the historic West Hudson Highlands of Bergen and Rockland Counties.
Our giveaways to early registrants: a pair of nifty, super comfy, custom Escape New York cycling socks.
We will jumpstart your ride with coffee and scrumptious pastries from The City Bakery.To keep you going: well-stocked refueling stopsAt the finish: delectable Manganaros heros and a rollicking, post-ride festival!!
Routes: Our four clearly marked Escape New York options:
1) 7:00 am: Century Challenge, 100 miles. A rolling full century through beautiful Bergen and Rockland counties.
2) 8:00 am: Rockland Roll, 65 miles. Ramble on lightly trafficked roads to scenic Rockland Lake State Park.
3) 9:00 am: Piermont Pleasures, 50 miles. A half century to the charming and historic village of Piermont on the Hudson.
4) 10:00 am: Bergen Spin, 25 miles. A quick spin through the leafy suburbs of Bergen County.
Limited SAG support is available on all routes. An emergency phone number is provided on your cue sheet.
Helmets are required. Cue sheets available at the start.
We ride rain or shine.
Start/Finish: All rides start and finish at Sakura Park, located at 122nd Street and Riverside Drive, just east of Grant s Tomb, near the 125th Street stop on the 1 and 9 subway, Manhattan.
New York Cycle Club reserves the right to limit day-of registrations based on early registrations.
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