Cycle For Survival 2016

CONGRATULATIONS!!! OUR TEAM RAISED ANOTHER $38,000 THIS YEAR (2016) IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CANCER.

COME JOIN THE BATTLE!!!!

If you have never been to one of these events, it is so much Fun!!! Just being there you can’t help but to feel the music, thrill, excitement and energy in the  atmosphere…. You gotta be there!!! You wanna be there!!!! 

Saturday, March 5 – Cycle For Survival 2016  
As you may know by now, this is a cancer research fundraising event sponsored with Equinox and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. You know the cause and why it’s so important for us to help find a cure to fight cancer. Come….Join the Battle with 
 
This is Team CYCLETHEAPPLE third year participating. The first year we raised $38k and last year $45k. Needless to say, this year our goal is $50K. We are able to have 32 participants rotating 8 riders each hour. I have not made any recruitment announcements yet because I want you!! I’m asking all team members to raise $1500 meeting our team goal of $50K in 2016.  

If youn are unable to join and would like to contribute please use the contribution link below.
In order to register with the team you’ll need the password: GoTeam. The team link is below. I will start recruiting next week to allow you to join the Team first.  

Join Team CyclingTheApple  
Go to the team page: http://mskcc.convio.net/goto/CyclingTheApple  
Click “Join This Team”  
Enter the case-sensitive team password: GoTeam  
Follow the prompts to complete your rider registration

Contribution link:

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Hampton’s Cycling & Fitness Getaway!!!!
September 27th to September 29th.

This Hampton’s Getaway Weekend is designed to push your limits while also providing you with an environment to relax away from the hustle and bustle of the City.
For the fitness enthusiasts who are seeking a physical challenge and love a good sweat, THIS IS FOR YOU! Or, if you are just looking for peace of mind in a cozy place close to the sounds of the ocean on the beach, this is for you. But I encourage you to take part in both worlds.

For those participating in the Cycling and Bootcamp activities, it’s an early start, but also an earlier finish. We start early for a number of reasons, first and most important is safety. Cycling in the early morning when there are less cars and traffic out on the roads, means less encounters with vehicles. It’s cooler in the AM which allows your body to put more energy into your performance rather than trying to keep it from over heating. Then, you also get to finish early allowing for more time for you to do whatever you want with the rest of your day.

The cycling and fitness activities for Saturday and Sunday are as follows:
Cycling – 2 hours
Time: 8:45AM – safety speech, route and intervals setup.
On the pedals: 9:00-11:00AM

Bootcamp Interval Drills – 75-90 minutes
Time: 11:15-12:30AM
Bootcamp course demo Friday early evening or in the 15 minute window after ride while snacking.

Working on a wine & cheese Saturday evening event.

These Interval Base Cycling and Bootcamp routines will have you continually burning calories, boost your VO2 max while getting stronger and faster. Complete details and breakdown of fitness activities (Cycling&Bootcamp) to follow shortly. Preferably, you should have a performance Hybrate bike or better. I’m waiting to hear from a couple of bike shops regarding bike rentals and rates (in the City & the Hampton’s), so let me know if you need to rent.

All Bootcamp equipment will be provided. You may want to bring workout gloves for handling ropes and other things.

You will be required to sign a waiver for Cyclingtheapple, me and Cozy Cottages whose property the Bootcamp will be held (Cozy Cottages, Wainscott, NY).

Included in your package is:
Three nights at Cozy Cottages. Take advantage of the early noon check-in!
Breakfast & lunch (see menu details below).
Two mornings of cycling (2hrs) and Bootcamp Intervals (75 minutes).

Wine & cheese social evening ..TBD

Fun, quiet, relaxation and an AHHHH moment (priceless)

Reservations require a minimum deposit of $100/person.  Please call The Cozy Cottages at 631-537-1160.  Inquiries regarding cottage facilities, email Matthew@thecozycottages.com.  Please reference the Cycling & Fitness Getaway (Avery Washington). Two night weekend rates for the cottages are:

Studio cottage single room occupancy $250, single bed

Studio cottage double room occupancy $300, double beds

One Bedroom cottage double room occupancy $400, sleeps three-four.

One Bedroom triple or quadruple occupancy $450.

NYC Bike rentals: Spokesman Cycle, 313 E. 60th (btw 1st & 2nd) Tel.: 917-231-0450 or call Hugo 917-864-3466.  I’ve arranged a deal of $35/day for a performance Hybrate bike. You will need to call sometime this week so they can arrange to have the right size bike ready for pickup.  If you can stop by 3-days in advance of pickup, they can size you up.

If you are traveling w/your bike on the LIRR, you need to get a train bike pass which costs $5; this is a lifetime pass good for LIRR and Metro North.   Depending on what time your train arrives Friday in East Hampton, I may be able to pick you up from the train station so keep me informed as to your method of traveling.  Also, there may be other people driving down with space and want company, let me know if that’s you.

You will be required to sign a waiver for Cyclingtheapple, me and Cozy Cottages whose property the Bootcamp will be held (Cozy Cottages, Wainscott, NY).

If you already have a place to stay and would like to participate in the fun that is also possible:
Cycling $20(support).

Fitness/Bootcamp $40

This is a Rain or Shine event unless T-storms or other severe weather conditions occur.

Don’t forget to RSVP!!! It’s going to be Awesome, you’ll be Glad You Came!!!!

Please call with any questions or concerns.

Avery 917-841-9510