The 24th Escape New York was outstanding but it's nothing like what we have in store for the 25th edition with brand new design, brand new food options, updated routes and a lot more other things to come.
For 25 years Escape New York invites riders at all levels to leave Manhattan via the George Washington Bridge and to explore the beauty and history just across the Hudson River.
More group led rides at different levels and more food options will be available this year.
Escape New York is powered by the New York Cycle Club, 100% volunteer organization in the service of the New York Cycling community.
The ride offers five routes:
100 miles: Route to be updated Summer 2019
Dirt route: Route to be updated Summer 2019
75 miles: Route to be updated Summer 2019
50 miles: Route to be updated Summer 2019
25 miles: Route to be updated Summer 2019
Perks: Breakfast, Post-Ride lunch festival, Awesome rest stops and more!
Support: Hundreds of volunteers and marshals on the route, Well-stocked rest stops, limited SAG support.
Who's behind Escape New York and who's it for?
Escape New York is organized by volunteers from the non-profit organization 'New York Cycle Club' for anyone to enjoy a day on the bike. The ride benefits other non-profit organizations that help local at-risk youth through cycling.
Do I have to be a serious cyclist to participate in Escape New York?
Escape New York celebrates cyclists at all levels: bike commuters, recreational cyclists and racers. Whether you have never crossed the George Washington Bridge before or you are a seasoned rider doesn't matter. We offer four routes to suit your level.
Can I race in Escape New York?
Escape New York is a non-competitive ride. Racers and strong riders who are looking to challenge themselves more than usual are welcome to join local race teams features at the head of the 100-mile ride as long as they maintain a friendly non-race attitude.
Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
Tickets for Escape New York 2019 are non-transferrable.