Your Ride-Day Info
EVERYBODY who does the 73-mile route begins pedaling from the same place:
The Mastic-Shirley Train Station
Northern Blvd & Surrey Cir
Shirley, NY 11967
There are several ways to get there:
If you live close by you can pedal there.
You can drive your car there with your bike. Plenty of free parking. Driving directions here.
If you choose to drive yourself there you should show up at 8:00 a.m.
You can check in at our Manhattan, Babylon, or Brooklyn start lines and we will transport your bike and you for free to the Mastic-Shirley station. Will you be traveling by bus? Train? What do you care! Just show up, stand still, smile, and let us take extra-good care of you.
IF you want to check in at one of those places and be transported to the Mastic-Shirley station, here are the times you should show up:
W.31st Street and 8th Avenue
Babylon LIRR train station
Atlantic Avenue & Flatbush Avenue
IF it fits your schedule we recommend that you check-in the day before. If it doesn’t fit your schedule, DON’T worry!
ALL cyclists end at the same place in Montauk for the finish line, no matter which distance you pick.