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Empire State Ride

Date & Time
New York City to Niagara Falls

Starting at:
Wagner College, 631 Howard St.
Staten Island, NY 10310
United States


The Empire State Ride is a fully supported, seven-day, 500+ mile cycling adventure across New York State from July 26 through August 1 to support cutting-edge cancer research at Roswell Park. This one-of-a-kind experience starts in New York City, goes through some of the most scenic parts of New York State and ends at one of the natural wonders of the world: Niagara Falls.

The ride welcomes cyclists of all levels — the route is fully supported to ensure the safety and success of all riders. The full, seven-day route as well as custom-day rides are available so you can choose the route that’s right for you. Spots on the ride are limited in order to ensure a great experience for our road warriors. Learn more or register now at