Victory Ride to Cure Cancer presented by Braswell Family Farms – Saturday, May 21, 2022
Start & Finish: The Oval at NC State University’s Centennial Campus
Our Victory Ride to Cure Cancer presented by Braswell Family Farms will be an exciting, inclusive and safe event for all to enjoy, and we look forward to your help in making it so! Be sure to bring your family and friends for a post-ride celebration featuring local food trucks, craft beer and live music.
Please download and read through the 2022 Victory Ride to Cure Cancer Event Guide. It has everything you need, including parking, ride day schedules, maps, safety tips and a gear checklist.
Event day riders commit to raising $250. There is no minimum for virtual riders. 100% of rider-raised funds go directly to cancer research. To participate in the live event, the fundraising minimum of $250 must be met by May 21. If you have not met your minimum, you will have the option to pay the balance with a credit card at packet pick-up or at the event if you wish to ride.
Pre-Event Packet Pick-Up on Thursday, May 19
4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
2002 Grisdale Lane, Cary, NC 27513
Riders will be able to turn in final donations, complete check-in and pick up their rider bibs and bike tag at packet pick-up, plus shop for any final items needed.
*Ride packets can also be picked up at the Victory Ride on May 21.
RIDE DAY INFO
CARS WITHOUT ROOF RACKS
Oval West Deck
914 Partners Way
Raleigh, NC 27606
(next to Engineering Building I)
CARS WITH ROOF RACKS
1940 Entrepreneur Drive
Raleigh, NC 27606
(next to Engineering Building III)
Saturday, May 21 Start Times
The start and finish lines, as well as the festival site, are on NC State University’s Centennial Campus. Rider check-in begins at 6:00 a.m. We recommend riders arrive at least 45 minutes prior to their scheduled start time if they still need to check in. If riders attend packet pick-up on Thursday, May 19, and are ready to ride, we recommend they arrive at least 30 minutes prior to their scheduled start time.
Event Day Schedule
6:00 a.m. – Rider check-in & registration opens
6:00-10:30 a.m. – Before your ride enjoy an “egg”cellent breakfast provided by Braswell Family Farms starting at 6:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. – 100-mile route start
8:30 a.m. – 60-mile route start
9:30 a.m. – 30-mile route start
10:30 a.m. – 10-mile route start
11:00 a.m. – Spin class begins for registered spin riders
11:30 a.m. – Food & beverages available
12:00 p.m. – Spin class begins for registered spin riders
12:00 p.m. – Live music with the E.G. Peters Band begins
1:45 p.m. – Stage speakers
3:30 p.m. – Routes close and last call for drinks and food at the festival site
4:00 p.m. – Festival site closes
Food and Beverage Options
- Food trucks: Fiori Trattoria, Gonza Tacos, Gussy’s Greek, Beefy Bunz, and Locopops
- Local Breweries: Bond Brothers Beer Company, Crank Arm Brewing, Raleigh Brewing, Gizmo Brew Works, and Corona
- Helmets and a photo I.D. are required. You will not be able to check-in without your I.D., and you will not be allowed to ride without a helmet.
- Bike Maintenance: Make sure your bicycle is in good working order before the ride.
The 10-, 30-, 60- and 100-mile routes are available using the RunGo app, available via iTunes or Google Play, OR you may download a GPX link to your Garmin, Strava or other riding software.
If using GPX, right-click the link above to save it to your computer. From your riding software, you can import the route from your computer. You may need to sync your bike computer or app so the route populates.
Rest Stops and Cheering Stations
See each route map for fully-stocked rest stops that are great places to connect with riders along the route. Please be careful when entering or exiting the rest stops to check for riders in the area.
Follow the Victory Ride on social media (@TheVictoryRide). From start to finish, we’ll be posting updates, videos and photos throughout ride day. Follow the Victory Ride on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
The ride takes place rain or shine, so check the weather and be prepared for any predicted inclement weather. Contact us with questions.
Coming from Out of Town
Virtual Goody Bag for Riders & Volunteers
Thanks to our partners and sponsors, we are pleased to offer riders and volunteers the following goodies!