You can become part of our unified team of bicyclists, riding 2 x 2 for 100-miles, escorted by the New York State Police and local law enforcement of the jurisdictions along our route. The Ride stops at schools along the way for educational Rest Stops, and we “Ride-By” other schools throughout the day. At each school we visit, we bring our message of child safety and abduction prevention. Before the Ride we reach out to schools “beyond our borders” with educational and awareness programs.
Our bicycles are the “vehicles” we use to make our journey. They merely provide us with a visible means to spread our message about the plight of missing and exploited children, and the importance of child safety education. Our bicycles help us to communicate with those whom we ride by and to educate those that we visit. Above all, The Ride for Missing Children is not about a bike ride.
To participate as a Rider, you must be willing and capable of making several commitments, including: