Get ready for a day of impact

Empire State Ride Long Island is taking place on Saturday, July 24 at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park in the Town of Oyster Bay. Here’s everything you need to know about the event.

Get ready for a day of impact

Empire State Ride Long Island is taking place on Saturday, July 24 at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park in the Town of Oyster Bay. Here’s everything you need to know about the event.

Start Times

Start times are based on route distance. We will be departing at the following times:

62-Mile Route

7:30 a.m.

25-Mile Route

8 a.m.

10-Mile Route

8:30 a.m.

Additional Info

We are asking all riders to arrive 30 minutes before their start time. Riders on the 62-mile route should arrive before 7 a.m.

Check-in is located under the gazebo in Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park. You’ll receive everything you need to ride and pick up the fundraising rewards you qualify for.

Additionally, all are welcome to join us for our opening ceremony starting at 7:20 a.m. Grab some breakfast, meet other riders and be reminded of the impact we are making.

Parking

Free parking will be available for all riders in the Long Island Railroad Oyster Bay Station parking lot.

Safety

This event will take place rain or shine so dress for the weather. If a severe weather pattern arises, the ESR Long Island team will notify riders.

Safety is our number one priority, please review our safety guidelines before hopping on your bike. Remember:

Wear your helmet. It is a required to participate

You’ll be riding on open roads, so follow the rules of the road

Announce when you pass fellow riders and use hand signals

Follow traffic laws

Obey signs and red lights

In case of emergency, dial 911.

Check out these additional safety tips

After Riding

Stick around to celebrate all the good you just accomplished! Enjoy confessions, food trucks, sponsors, giveaways, music and more. .

For additional questions regarding the event, please email us at empirestateride@roswellpark.org.