A Charity Ride across Cape Cod
Be part of the inaugural Second Summer Cycle! This is an exciting new event led
by the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce-- a fully supported, cape wide, charity
ride benefiting 19 nonprofit organizations on Cape Cod. Ride a route of your
choosing: 30, 60+ or 100 miles on beautiful back roads (and the rail trail if you
100% of the funds raised by riders go directly to the beneficiary of their
Participate in a celebration at the end of the ride with food, music and
Barnstable Brewing beverages Second Summer Cycle Cans as memorabilia. Enjoy
a special day of riding the Cape landscape while also benefiting tens of thousands
of Cape Codders.
You don’t want to miss it!!!
Sunday, September 17, 2023
The Century starts in Mashpee, The Metric Century (60+) in Sandwich and the 30
Mile Plus in Orleans. Safety is a top priority, expect support vehicles and police
presence, along with signage and volunteers along the route. All of the rides end
on the Outer Cape with a celebratory event for riders and volunteers.
The routes are not finalized yet. The permitting process is on going but we are very close.
Who are the beneficiaries?
The Non-Profits that benefit from this event include a wide range of Cape based
organizations-- those in the arts, human services, healthcare, economic
development and youth development:
Cape Cod Children’s Place
Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra
Cape Wellness Collaborative
CCYP (Cape Cod Young Professionals)
Cotuit Center for the Arts
Cultural Center of Cape Cod
Duffy Health Center
Love Live Local
Cape and Islands United Way
WE CAN (Women’s Empowerment through Cape Area Networking)
Youth Athletic Foundation
WE CAN team joins the Second Summer Cycle
We are excited to be a beneficiary of this new exciting charity ride that covers 10 of the 15 towns on Cape Cod during the most beautiful time of the year - what the locals call the Second Summer. Funds raised through the ride will benefit more than 20 non-profits organizations providing vital services to the residents of Cape Cod. The event will feature three distances: A Century, A Metric Century Plus, and a 30 mile Plus. The ride ends in beautiful Provincetown with a celebration at Motta Field featuring the best local food and drink. Your registration fee includes $30 in tickets to be used at least at 4 different food trucks (your choice). Barnstable Brewing will be there for those that want a cool beverage after, with Second Summer Cycle Cans as memorabilia.