Bike from Morningside Park in Harlem to Chicago

Gather in Morningside Park in Harlem on May 25th with  NY Thrill Seekers and bicycle from New York city all the way to Chicago for charity.

Title: Ride The Challenge, From NYC to Chicago, for the Young Adult Institute!


  • Start: May 25th 7:00am
  • End: June 1st 5:00pm


  • Start location: Morningside Park West 114th Street, Manhattan, NY
  • Finish location: Grant Park, Chicago, IL (subject to change)


Total distance for the bicycle ride – 820.26 miles

Challenge Breakdown:

  1. NYC to Chicago, full 820 miles (nonstop), This means, no sleep, interval 5-10min breaks for food, maintenance. ONLY apply if you have most importantly THE WILL to make this entire ride.
  2. NYC to Chicago, 800 miles (personal challenge), This ride is broken down into 8 day tour, averaging 100mile daily rides.  At the end of each day (the challenger) can decide to end the ride. Each rider will be able to keep their own speed, but you have to be able to keep up with main convoy. (No one is left behind)

Click here for more details including registration.

Google Offers is also offering a limited time registration discount.  Click here for details.

And while in Chicago please check out the work of Dawoud-Bey, of which we’ve written.  Details below.

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