Team ALS Info

Each May, cyclists of all skill levels come from around the world to ride through all five boroughs of New York City on streets totally free of cars. For one day, the roads are yours, the bridges are yours, and the city is yours – there is no better way to experience NYC.

How do I apply to ride with Team ALS?

Interested cyclists are invited to apply to run with Team ALS by completing this interest form. All applications will be reviewed, and cyclists can expect to receive more information regarding their application status and next steps shortly after submission.

What are the costs involved, and what do they provide?

Team ALS cyclists are required to raise a minimum of $1,000. The funds raised by Team ALS directly support ALS United Greater New York in its mission to discover treatments and a cure for ALS, and to serve, advocate for, and empower people affected by ALS to live their lives to the fullest.

Charity registration includes:

  • All standard registration perks
  • Guaranteed placement in the first start wave
  • Breakfast at the Start
  • Lunch at the Finish Festival
  • The satisfaction of knowing you’ve helped further the cause of Bike New York and ALS United Greater New York 
  • Whatever other perks are offered by your selected charity


When is the fundraising requirement due?

Cyclists are expected to reach the $1,000 fundraising minimum by race day, May 5th. Staff are here to help you every step of the way!

Where can I find more information on race details and logistics?

Click here for the latest race details and updates from Bike New York.


Additional questions? Please reach out to your Team ALS Staff Contact:

Christopher Amato or 212-720-3054