500+ Miles To End Cancer

July 26 — August 1, 2020

 As of Monday, March 16, Empire State Ride is scheduled as planned. Please note , the Roswell Park Alliance Foundation office is closed to visitors. We ask our community to please wait to drop off any donations or pick up fundraising materials until our office reopens to the general public. Thank you for understanding and for your continued support of Roswell Park and its patients. CLICK HERE to review the most up to date and accurate information regarding Roswell Park’s current COVID-19 precautions and policies.

Who Says Cycling Is A Low-Impact Sport?

The Empire State Ride is an exclusive seven-day, 500+ mile cycling adventure across New York State to support cutting-edge cancer research. It’s a one-of-a-kind experience that 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 Empire State Ride is fully supported and offers a weeklong route as well as a custom option if you cannot ride all 7 days. Spots on the ride are limited in order to ensure a great experience for our road warriors. Learn more about the tour by joining our mailing list.

What Is The Empire State Ride?

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Registration Options


Weeklong riders commit to raising $3,500 to support cancer research. This exclusive adventure takes 7 days to cycle from NYC to Niagara Falls – 500+ miles!


Custom Riders commit to raising $500 for each day they ride. Pick a city along the route to start and join the weeklong riders on their ride to end cancer!

* Space is limited

See What It's All About

From passing the Statue of Liberty to riding along the Erie Canal, there is a lot to see during the Empire State Ride. Check out our videos, photos and blog to learn more. Or, head over to our Facebook, YouTube and Instagram pages.




2020 To Date

  • $412,157.11
  • 284 Riders

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