There is a way for everyone to be involved with Ride or Stride
You can ride, run, walk, volunteer or donate
RIDE in one of the 3 route options
37 Mile Gravel Grinder: start time 7:45
This ride is on scenic maintained active roads and unmaintained fire/Jeep roads. A challenging route recommended for experienced riders. Cyclocross, gravel bike or a mountain bike required. NOT for road bikes.
23 Mile Backroad Burner: start time 9:30
This ride is on beautiful, low traffic country roads along lakes and through Devils Hopyard State Park. Includes a few challenging hills
10 Mile Causeway Cruiser: start time 10:00
A shorter road ride passing a farm and the lakes.
STRIDE walk or run options
5K Falls Run: start time 11:00
Enjoy the beauty of the Moodus Reservoirs and the Falls in this out and back run. It will be timed (unofficially). If you are a "169 Club" runner you should choose this option to check East Haddam off your list.
5K Falls Walk: start time 11:15
This is the same route as the run, but will not be timed. You may walk or run with this option.
Ride or Stride’s success depends on our volunteers! Click here to learn more about volunteer opportunities and sign up. Volunteer
This event is run entirely by volunteers and all proceeds go toward East Haddam Youth and Family Services for various services and events. Click here to find out how your donations will help. All donations are tax deductible. EHYFS