We read all the time about these incredible rides. If you are anywhere in the tri-state area this weekend…..enjoy one of the most beautiful rides around….through the incredible east end of Long Island. And there is a distance for everyone.
The Tour begins in Southampton and travels through mostly flat terrain and rolling hills on the south fork of Long Island. Riders will pass farmlands, beaches, mansions and historic towns such as East Hampton, Amagansett and Montauk before returning to Southampton.
The Tour has routes of 25, 50, 70, 100 miles and two 25-mile guided rides. Registration: Pre-paid registration is $45 and is available online only. To register, please use/click this link. Tour Day registration is $50, payable in cash or check. Credit and debit cards will not be accepted. There is no mail-in registration. rest stops will include plenty of food and refreshments, and hero sandwiches will be served at the end of the ride.
Start Times: 100-mile route 7:30 a.m., 50 and 70-mile routes 8:00 a.m., 25-mile route 9:00 a.m., and the 25-mile guided rides at 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
The Tour Closes at 5:00 p.m.
Helmets Are Required For All Riders Regardless of Age. All Riders Are Required to Follow The Rules of The Road Including Riding Single File.
Location: Southampton High School
141 Narrow Lane
Southampton, NY 11968
Fees: $45 Registration Fee
Contact: Lily Scarlett
Director of Special Events
Diabetes Research Institute Foundation
410 Jericho Turnpike Suite 201
Jericho, NY 11753
We hope you will join the DRI at the Tour of the Hamptons as we Ride for the DRI. Use your personal fundraising webpage to collect donations from family, friends and colleagues who will want to support your efforts in helping us find a biological cure for diabetes.
More than just a ride, this is an event!
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