Cycling Breakaway Benefit on May 13

The Breakaway Benefit is an exciting day of events that brings together passionate youth cycling supporters from all across Connecticut and New England.

Enjoy Connecticut’s beautiful and scenic roads, Powder Ridge’s network of cross-country and downhill mountain bike trails, and a first class after-ride celebration! Breakaway Benefit fundraising supports youth cycling in Connecticut’s schools, town programs, and independent organizations.

You can join a team, check out the fundraising packets, read through a list of FAQs and register to volunteer at the event all at the Breakaway Benefit website.

All riding begins at Powder Ridge at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 13.

Event Registration

  • Adult riders – $99
  • Riders 18 and under – Free!

Fundraising Minimums

  • Ages 18 and under – Fundraising is encouraged but not required
  • Mountain bike rides on Powder Ridge trails – $250
  • 20 mile road ride [Bike Route] – $250
  • 40 mile road ride [Bike Route] – $350
  • 60 mile road ride [Bike Route] – $450

greenFundraising Goals and Benchmarks

Top Recruiter Award – Recruit the greatest number of riders to join you at the Breakaway Benefit! Remind folks to mention your name when they register.

  • Earn the coveted CCAP Green Jersey!
  • Recognition before the Breakaway Benefit Ride start

Top Fundraiser Award

  • Earn the coveted, one of a kind CCAP Yellow Jersey!
  • Recognition before the Breakaway Benefit Ride start

yellowCCAP Big Ring Riders Club – Fundraise $1,000

  • Official Sugoi CCAP Jersey

Advisors Club – Fundraise $2,000

  • CCAP Jersey
  • CCAP Bibshorts
  • Recognition in CCAP newsletter

Founders Club – Fundraise $1,000

For those that are ready to make the big push for youth cycling in CT. We invite you, and will support you 100% of the way, to fundraise $5,000. As recognition and thanks, please accept:

  • Full CCAP kit! (Jersey, shorts, arm and leg warmers)
  • Special recognition at the Ride and Celebration
  • Special recognition on the FOUNDERS WALL on the CCAP’s website
  • Invitation to CCAP Founders Club event

The Green and Yellow jersey winners will be decided on May 12 at 10 p.m. ET the night before the ride. Jerseys will delivered at the ride upon rider check-in.