Bike MS New York City features the only route allowing participants to circle Manhattan on roads closed to traffic, including the FDR and West Side Highway. Along the route participants will get to experience seeing the Intrepid Museum, Chelsea Piers, the Battery Park Underpass, the Brooklyn Bridge, United Nations, the Queensboro Bridge and Yankee Stadium! Cyclists can choose to ride 30, 55 or 100 miles. Bike MS NYC is unique in limiting the ride to 5,000 participants, maximizing the opportunity for an exciting and enjoyable ride.
30 Mile Ride:
For participants of all levels. Experience Manhattan TRAFFIC FREE via the Franklin D. Roosevelt Drive, Harlem River Drive and the West Side Highway. This route is mostly flat and does not have any steep hills.
2013 Bike MS NYC 30-mile Route
55 and 100-Mile Rides:
Click here to view the official 55- and 100-mile route map and cues.
All participants must be able to pedal their own bike. In order to ensure the safety of all the participants, absolutely no tag-a-longs, bike seats, burleys or carriers will be allowed on the route. Tandems are permitted.
Bike MS New York City has an age minimum of 12 years or older. Participants between the ages of 12 and 17 must be accompanied by a guardian and submit a notarized waiver. Click here for more details.
*The ride starts at 7:30 a.m. SHARP. All 30 and 55-mile participants must be able to maintain a minimum speed of 10mph. All 100-mile participants must be able to maintain a minimum speed of 12mph. Participants who are not able to maintain this speed will be picked up by our route support vehicles.
Please note all route and event details are subject to change.