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COURAGE. DETERMINATION. COMMUNITY. HOPE.

On September 10th, more than 2000 Riders and 400 Volunteers joined us for the 12th Annual Closer to Free Ride in Connecticut and around the globe. On behalf of all of us at the Closer to Free Ride, Smilow Cancer Hospital and Yale Cancer Center, thank you. Congratulations to our top fundraising individuals and teams! We look forward to getting you registered for the 2023 CTF Ride which will take place on September 9, 2023 - stay tuned for details! 

5 INCREDIBLE ROUTES…OR YOUR OWN!

Choose a distance below for a preview of the In-Person routes or join us remotely and ride any distance from wherever you are!

*All routes are subject to change and turn-by-turn route cues will be available as we get closer to Ride Day.

2011

234 Riders 
200 Volunteers 
$443,251 Funds Raised 

$26 MILLION

RAISED SINCE 2011