Last Ride: February 16, 2019
Start time: 7:30am
FAMILY FUN RIDE: 9:00AM
location: Spanish River church, 2400 yamato road, boca raton, fl, 33431
15 Mile Route
The 15-Mile route runs partially on the El Rio Trail through Boca Raton. There is one rest stop mid-route.
This route is for occasional or first time riders who want to participate without training.
Family fun ride
The Family Fun Ride is a four-mile ride, along with other activities for children 12 and under (must be chaperoned by an adult).
This is a wonderful family event and provides an opportunity for children to take part in raising support.
Register 3 or more family members at once and get a $5 discount per person by entering code FAMILY2019 at checkout (not valid the day of the event).
Where does the ride start and finish?
The ride starts and finishes at Spanish River Church at 2400 Yamato Road (at St. Andrews Blvd).
WHAT IS THE COST?
The registration fee for the 30 and 62 mile rides is $40 until February 1st, when it increases to $45. The fee is $50 to register the day of the event. The registration fee for the Family Fun Ride is $15 and $20 the day of the event.
Is this a timed event?
No, although there is a time clock to give you an idea for your time, this is not a timed event and riders are encouraged to ride in groups according to the pace they would like to ride.
What are the riding groups (distance and average speed in mph)?
A - 24+ B - 20 to 23 C - 16 to 19
B - 20 to 23 C - 16 to 19 D - 15 mile or less
D - 15 mile or less
D riders are encouraged to do the 30 mile or 15 mile routes to ensure they return in time for lunch.
Is there a police escort?
Yes, there will be six PBSO sheriff deputies including an escort for the riders at the front and at key intersections along the 30 mile and 62 mile routes. The Family Fun Ride and 15 mile route are also escorted by Boca Raton police.
Is there SAG support?
Yes, there are mechanics at each of the six rest stops along with two roving SAG vehicles. There is a Ride 4 Orphans help phone number (printed on the map postcards) if you have trouble on the course.
Are food and drinks provided?
Yes, included with the registration is pre-ride and post-ride food and drinks along with food and drinks at each of the five rest stops.
Are there post-ride activities?
Yes, at the post-ride luncheon there will be live entertainment, free massages, raffles and a silent auction to benefit the orphans. Lunch is served until 12:30pm.
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