The Ride Team has been hard at work the past few months to create fun, safe weekend Ride events that will allow the Ride community to experience a little of what you know and love about the Ride for Roswell.
We are following New York State and CDC guidelines to allow us to hold the Summer of the Ride. Part of those guidelines include a few things you need to know about Ride Day, no matter where you’re riding.

Rain is in the forecast.

But we won’t let it dampen the last weekend of the Summer of the Ride!

Our celebration weekend rides will take place, rain or shine. We’re keeping a close eye on the weather and taking the necessary measures to provide the safest and most enjoyable day possible.

Here are some helpful tips to ensure that you’re prepared for a rainy ride:

General Preventative Actions

Staff, volunteers and riders are urged to take everyday preventative actions to help prevent the spread of germs and illness. This includes:

Keep a safe distance

At every opportunity, maintain a 6-foot distance from those not in your group.


You can review your route, check out rest rooms and water stops before your Ride Day and follow along in real time by using Ride with GPS.


Upon arriving at your in-person ride location, parking your car and gathering your ride gear, we ask that everyone wear a mask. If you forget a mask, we will have masks available at check-in. Masks should be worn at all times.

Bike Safety

Text alerts

Health Screening

At check-in you will be asked to complete a self-screening, which includes a list of questions and symptoms to confirm you are cleared to ride. The screening will include hand sanitizer and a mask if you forgot yours! Self-screening questions will include:

In the last 14 days, have you had a new onset of any of the following symptoms:

In the last 14 days have you:

If you answer yes to any of the above, you unfortunately will not be able to participate in Ride Day to ensure the safety of our riders, volunteers and staff.


While these in-person rides will give you a little bit of that much-loved Ride Day experience, including a selfie station, to-go food from Tops Markets and music, there are a few things you should know:

The Ride Team is here to help. If you have any concerns or questions, reach out at any time. We will be with you every step of your Ride Day, ensuring that teams get out, cleaning surfaces, directing routes and more.

See you on your Ride Day!