Learn more about the 11 routes for The Ride For Roswell. From 3-mile to 102-mile routes, there’s a route for everyone! The Ride For Roswell covers 14 municipalities, two counties, two countries and over 400 miles. No matter what path you choose, we’re all pedaling for the same passionate cause: to make this world cancer-free.
3-Mile Family River Route
10-Mile River Route
20-Mile River Route
28-Mile Canada Route *
30-Mile River Route
34-Mile Country Route
45-Mile Country Route
46-Mile Canada Route *
65-Mile Country Metric Century
102-Mile Country Century **
A few things to know
Each route has a flat registration rate of $20 to cover event costs, and a fundraising minimum. Youth riders ages 17 and younger are only required to raise a minimum of $50 for all routes.
Helmets are required for all riders. There are rest stops located throughout each route that allow riders a place to relax, rehydrate and recharge before continuing along their ride. Safety is a priority for The Ride For Roswell!
* Canada Routes – Special Notes
Riders on the Canada routes will need to provide official documentation to The Ride For Roswell and customs officials to verify their ability to cross international borders. Riders will need to bring their personal ID for border crossing. For additional information regarding travel requirements into Canada, please click here.
Since the Canada routes start at Roswell Park and end at UB North, there will be limited round trip shuttles scheduled between UB North and Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center on Saturday, June 23. Buses will leave UB every 15 minutes, from 10:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Each bus has room for 35 passengers and up to three (3) bicycles on the front rack.
** 102-Mile Country Century – Special Notes
New riders must pre-qualify for the century route. You can do this by showing proof that you’ve done a ride of more than 62.5 miles at an average speed of at least 15 mph (completing a 62.5-mile ride in five hours or less, or a 100-mile ride in eight hours or less). Proof can include a copy of your event registration form or your numbered event bib (or a copy of it), or a GPS data record of your ride.
Western New York rides that will allow you to qualify for the 102-mile route include:
- Tom’s Pro Bike’s Spring Ride
- The Ride For Missing Children
- The Tour de Cure
You may also qualify by completing The Ride For Roswell 65-mile route pre-ride the week before The Ride. Send proof of qualification or register for the pre-Ride by emailing RideForRoswell@roswellpark.org.
***All event information will be posted on the website closer to Ride Day. All logistical information is sent to riders, including information about packet pick-up, parking, schedule, etc.