The 2014 CVPH Mayors Cup Bike Ride takes place Sunday, July 13. The start and finish for all three route options, 70+, 50 and 22 miles, are at CVPH Medical Center. Each route has its own start time 8:30 a.m., 9 a.m. and 10 a.m. respectively.
This event supports the CVPH Travel Fund. Held by the Foundation of CVPH, the Travel Fund provides assistance to income eligible residents of the North Country who must leave the region for health care not provided here.
Registration before July 8 can be completed on the CVPH website or by calling Michelle Senecal of the Foundation of CVPH at 562-7169. Cost to register before July 8 is $40. Riders 18 years old and younger and 65 and older can register for $30 before July 8. After, registration fees increase to $45 and $35 respectively. The first 150 to register in advance earn a t-shirt. Ride day registration takes place on the Medical Center’s front lawn beginning at 7:45 a.m.
The registration fee includes a BBQ for riders beginning at 11 a.m. (family and friends can purchase a lunch ticket for $7), 2 rest stops with bananas, water, and granola bars and SAG support. Riders under the age of 18 must have parental consent and those under 12 must be escorted by an adult. Route maps and detailed written instructions are available on the CVPH website.
Sponsored by the Foundation of CVPH, the Mayors’ Cup Event is supported by these generous underwriters: Pepsi Bottling Group of Keeseville, Fesette Realty, Plattsburgh Housing Outlet, Marty’s Carpet, Centers for Specialty Care, Kristin Ambler, MD, Law Offices of Jack Piller, PLLC, CVPH and Maui North.