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State Ride.

July 22 – 29, 2023.

7 days. 500+ miles.

The adventure of a lifetime to end cancer.

This is your year to become a road warrior.

Empire State Ride takes you across the beautiful landscape of New York State in seven days. Road warriors start at Wagner College on Staten Island and pedal 500+ miles to Niagara Falls — all to raise funds for cancer research.


500+ miles total 

70–80 miles/ day average

100 miles = longest ride

Rider on the boat at #ESR22


We have the tools and support you need for this bucket list adventure, including rest stops, route experts, medical support, shuttles, catered meals and more. Plus, our team provides you with all the resources you need to meet and exceed your fundraising goals.  

Why 500+ miles?

When you make the commitment to become an Empire State Ride road warrior, you’re saving lives and making an impact on the future of cancer research. Funds raised by our riders support cutting-edge cancer research at America’s first cancer center dedicated to research, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Live it up and embrace everything that this week has to offer, because it is the most powerful experience.


cancer survivor and road warrior

Ready to join us in 2023?