Velocity Your Way Day-of Guide

Velocity Day is Sunday, October 8 and we’re thrilled to have you join us from wherever you are! Below is a guide to help ensure that you have a meaningful Velocity Day experience. Registered Your Way participants are welcome to join us for complimentary food, beverages, live music, and more at the Velocity Day Festival taking place from 10am-4pm at The Centre, 2 Manhattanville Road, Purchase, NY 10057.

IMPORTANT: Reach your fundraising reward levels by September 15 to receive your rewards in the mail in time for Velocity Day.


YOUR GUIDE FOR A GREAT VELOCITY DAY

Print and fill out the What’s Your Why: Participant Bib to wear while you complete your activity.
Ride, run, walk, swim, or engage in any activity of your choice on Velocity Day–October 8.
Stay connected with the Velocity community by sharing your progress on our Velocity Strava Club.
Post a photo of yourself or your bib on social media using the hashtag #VelocityRide and tag us @Velocity_Ride on Twitter or Instagram and @VelocityRide on Facebook. You can also e-mail us your photos at [email protected].
If you’re in the tri-state area, join us at the Velocity Day Festival from 10am-4pm at The Centre, 2 Manhattanville Road, Purchase, NY 10057. Full details are below.
It's not too late to fundraise! 100% of funds raised for Velocity support expert patient care and life-changing research at Columbia’s Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center.

VELOCITY DAY FESTIVAL

 

Our new Velocity Day Festival at the Finish Line is a place to get the whole family involved. Invite your friends and family to join in on the fun and enjoy music, food, drinks (beer for 21+ with a valid ID), kids' activities, and more! Food and drinks are complimentary for all registered participants and available for purchase for all other guests. Please note that only credit cards will be accepted for purchases of food, beverage, or Velocity merchandise. We will not accept cash. 

Velocity Day Festival
The Centre
2 Manhattanville Road
Purchase, NY 10057

Velocity Day Festival Timing
Festival begins: 10:00am
Lunch & beer service begins: 10:00am
Velocity Survivor Photo : 3:00pm
Festival ends: 4:00pm

The Velocity Day Festival includes:

  • ​Gear retrieval
  • Bike parking
  • Live band
  • Lunch from Bareburger (Gluten free and vegetarian options available. Free for registered participants only. Guests can purchase food tickets.)*
  • Beer garden for those 21+ (Your Way participants receive 2 complimentary beer tickets with additional available for purchase. Guests can purchase beer tickets.)*
  • ShopVelocity tent for custom branded apparel*
  • Sponsor information and giveaways
  • Opportunities to learn about Columbia’s Cancer Center
  • Design-a-Sign decoration area for friends and family to cheer on their riders
  • Kids’ area
  • Wellness stretching area

*Please note that only credit cards will be accepted for purchases of food, beverage, or Velocity merchandise. We will not accept cash. 

For questions, email [email protected] or call 973-681-RIDE (7433).


 

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