Escape New York 2016

5 Mile, 25 Mile, Half Century, Other, Century

Event Date

Sat, Sep 24, 2016


New York, NY


Activity Today Later

Cycling-25 Mile: Escorted Ride - Individual Age group/open

$75 $75 Closed

Cycling-25 Mile: Un-Escorted - Individual Age group/open

$75 $75 Closed

Cycling-Half Century - Individual Age group/open

$75 $75 Closed

Cycling-65 Mile - Individual Age group/open

$75 $75 Closed

Cycling-Century - Individual Age group/open

$75 $75 Closed

NYCC Sponsored Rider - Individual Age group/open

$500 $500 Closed

About This Activity

It’s time for the 22nd Annual Escape New York!
Enjoy the support and hospitality of the New York Cycle Club as we go all out to deliver a food-filled, fun-filled and fabulous day of riding to our friends in the cycling community.

Event details and schedule

This fall classic offers four scenic, well marked routes  -   25, 50, 65 or 100 miles – all beginning and ending at Sakura Park in Manhattan.   All offer picture-postcard views of the Hudson River and Palisades as you cross the George Washington Bridge and ride the serene roads of Bergen and Rockland Counties.

  1. Century Challenge - 100 miles.  A rolling full century through beautiful Bergen and Rockland counties.
  2. Rockland Roll - 65 miles.  Ramble on lightly trafficked roads to scenic Rockland Lake State Park.
  3. Piermont Pleasures - 50 miles. A half century to the charming and historic village of Piermont on the Hudson.
  4. Bergen Spin - 25 miles.  A quick spin through the leafy suburbs of Bergen County.

Event Schedule:


  7:00 am            Registration and Course Open:

  7:00 am            100 miles: Century Challenge

  8:00 am              65 miles: Rockland Roll

  9:00 am              50 miles: Piermont Pleasures

10:00 am              25 miles: Bergen Spin (including the Escorted 25-mile route)

10:30 am            Check-in & day-of registration closes

12:30 pm            Finish Line Festival starts

 1:30 pm            Raffle Drawing

 2:00 pm            Entertainment- TBD

 2:30 pm            Games/Competition: TBD

 3:00 pm            Entertainment- TBD

 3:30 pm            Games/Competition: TBD

 4:00 pm            Entertainment- TBD

 4:30 pm            Games/Competition: TBD

 5:00 pm            Entertainment- TBD

 5:30 pm            Course Closes

 6:00 pm            Festival Closes


Back by Popular demand:  25 milers can chose an escorted ride option, led by experienced New York Cycle Club ride leaders.

Enjoy the hospitality of the New York Cycle Club as we go all out to deliver a food- and fun-filled, fabulous day of riding. With gourmet muffins and scones at the start and well stocked refueling stops on all routes we’ll keep you well nourished, whichever route you choose.  Stick around for our fabulous Finish Line Festival where you can enjoy New York’s best hero sandwiches and ice cream, visit with our sponsors and listen to live music.  All riders are automatically entered in our raffle of fabulous prizes!

Special giveaways: as of 04/02/2016

Commemorative Escape New York socks will be given away to ALL riders

who register prior to August 1st.

All ENY registrants over the age of 18, who are not already New York Cycle Club members, will be given a free trial membership! 

From June 1st  through September 30th, enjoy great club benefits including member-led rides in the tri-state area, access to an extensive ride library, monthly club meetings  featuring exciting speakers, fun social events, discounts at local bike shops and much more.

New for 2016: Fundraising, Charity Partners and Corporate Teams.

You will be givent the opportunity to create a fundraising page during registration. Please consider raising additional funds for our Charities or one of our Charity Partners.

If you have a Company Cycling Team, Please contact us concerning Group Rates.

If you would like to create a Charity Fundraising Team for an additional charity. Please contact us at

ENY proceeds directly benefit a number of great organizations that support and promote cycling in the tri-state area, including Recycle-a-Bicycle, I Challenge Myself and Transportation Alternatives.

Tickets are 100% NON-REFUNDABLE and can only be transfered by prior arrangement. All riders must have a signed waiver on file.

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