CANCELLED FOR 2020 DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS! PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR 2021 DATE.

Event Details
Arrival Details:
  • Starting at Sojourn’s headquarters at 166 Athletic Drive in Shelburne, both cycling routes offer beautiful country scenery on the rolling hills of Vermont’s Green Mountains along award-winning routes designed by Sojourn.
  • Registered riders can park at Sojourn, the 50-mile ride starts promptly at 8:30 am, while the 25-mile ride starts at 9:30 AM.
  • Riders will receive an event T-Shirt, a Water Bottle and Lunch Coupon for a handful of Vermont’s food trucks that will be there to offer a variety of food choices.
Ride Support:
  • Sojourn will trace the routes with support vans.
  • There will be support stations with water and snacks along both the routes.
  • A Sojourn team will be at hand to offer bike mechanics support.
Safety:
  • Wearing a helmet is non-negotiable.
  • Riders must follow all standard road laws.
Ride Start & End
Address:
166 Athletic Dr, Shelburne, VT 05482
Phone Number:
(802) 425-4771
About
Connecting
Ride with both local and out of state cyclists in the stunning Lake Champlain Valley, with plenty of social time after the ride.
Awareness
Help raise awareness for the issues facing our vulnerable women, children, and animals. This is also an important event to spread the awareness on road sharing in Vermont.
Supporting
Support the local businesses and Vermont's cycling community by participating in this charitable ride and fundraiser.

Ride Strong Vermont is an annual fundraising bike ride, powered by Sojourn Bicycling & Active Vacations to support its continued mission of preventing and eliminating abuse and mistreatment of vulnerable women, kids, and pets, in need of support. The ride offers two options of 25 Miles and 50 Miles along some of Sojourn’s award-winning Vermont tour routes.

Beneficiaries

We are proud and excited to offer an event supporting Lund Family Center, Kids on the Ball, and the Humane Society of Chittenden County. These three are exemplary organizations extending invaluable assistance to vulnerable Women, Children, and Pets in need!

LUND FAMILY CENTER
For 125 years, Lund has been helping women, children, and families to thrive throughout Vermont and beyond. Founded in 1890 as a maternity home, Lund has evolved over generations to meet the changing needs of society without ever straying from their mission of helping children thrive!
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Kids on the ball
Kids on the Ball is a nationally acclaimed tennis program based in Burlington, Vermont. Over the past decades, thousands of area youth have participated in the various programs learning life skills and lessons disguised as tennis.
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Humane Society of Chittenden County
For over a century, the Humane Society of Chittenden County (HSCC) has been fostering compassionate treatment of animals while preventing animal suffering; strengthening the human-animal bond; and extending the cause of responsible animal ownership through education and public awareness.
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Registration
25MILE RIDE
Check-In: 9:30 am
Ride Start: 10:00 am
Registration Fee: $60
Your
Donation*
*You must make a donation when you register
50MILE RIDE
Check-In: 8:00 am
Ride Start: 8:30 am
Registration Fee: $80
Your
Donation*
*You must make a donation when you register
Registration includes:
  • T-Shirt
  • Route Support
  • Water Bottle
  • Post Ride Lunch!
  • Not Included: Bike, Helmet, Saddles