why ride?

There are so many reasons to join us on September 12, 2015 for the 5th annual Closer to Free Ride for Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven.

  MAKE AN IMPACT

100% of your fundraising goes to research
and care.

  SEE THE SIGHTS

Three beautiful routes, from wooded
hills to seaside vistas.

  GET A LITTLE TLC

"Connecticut's Best Organized Ride"
will take great care of you.

CELEBRATE TOGETHER

Finish Line Festival complete with live
music, food, beer garden and games.

  JOIN OUR COMMUNITY

Thousands of passionate people working
together, riding together.

  BE INSPIRED

Ride side by side with survivors and 
for survivors.

 

participant stories

AMY PARULIS
Cyclist, 2015 Closer to Free Ride

It's not about me. It's all about Madeline. I started the Mad about Madeline team...Read More

JACK GEHRKE
Volunteer, 2012 2013, 2014, 2015 Closer to Free Ride

If you've ridden the #CTFRide, you're familiar with the friendly faces on motorcycles...Read More

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CLOSER TO FREE

Training Rides

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