Is Pan-Mass Challenge Cancelled?

Is Pan-Mass Challenge Cancelled?

Due to social distancing caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic, the annual Pan-Mass Challenge bike-a-thon has been canceled this year for the first time in its 40-year history. In its place is an adapted interactive experience that participants can engage in from their homes on Aug. 1.

How much do you have to raise for the Pan-Mass Challenge?

Registration first opened on January 5, 2021, for 2019 or 2020 Heavy Hitters (those who raised at least $8,500 in 2019 or at least $9,000 in 2020), for all other PMC alumni on January 12, and to the general public on January 19.

Who started the Pan-Mass Challenge?

Billy Starr
As Founder and Executive Director of the Pan-Mass Challenge, Billy Starr has dedicated 39 years to funding life-saving breakthroughs in cancer research.

How many riders are there in PMC 2021?

There are more than 5,700 riders registered for the bike-a-thon this year.

Is the PMC happening this year?

Pan-Mass Challenge|2022. Registration for the 2021 Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) is now open! After reimagining the 2020 ride to keep riders and volunteers safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, the PMC is planning group rides, although smaller than normal for 2021.

Where does Pan-Mass Challenge end?

Monument Finish
The PMC is consolidating its two Provincetown finish areas on Sunday, August 8. Specifically, all Provincetown riders will finish their PMC route at the Monument Finish.

How long does it take to do Pan-Mass Challenge?

You can choose to ride one day or two days of PMC weekend. The shortest route is 25 miles (one day, Babson College in Wellesley to Patriot Place in Foxboro) and the longest route is 192 miles (two days, Sturbridge to Provincetown).

Where does the Pan-Mass Challenge start and end?

PMC Weekend Schedule The ride begins Saturday morning at 5:30 a.m. in Sturbridge and at 7:00 a.m. in Wellesley. All one- day and two-day riders will merge at the Dighton- Rehoboth waterstop for lunch and finish on Saturday afternoon at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) in Bourne.

When was the first Pan-Mass Challenge?

PMC History After a hike with friends along the Appalachian Trail where Billy learned that he could achieve anything to which he committed his mind and body, he organized the first Pan-Mass Challenge in 1980. The first PMC had just 36 riders and 10 volunteers.

Where does the Pan-Mass Challenge start?

Regrettably, we will not be able to host social gatherings at our hubsites in Sturbridge, Wellesley, Bourne, Provincetown or Foxboro. New for 2021, the PMC will offer a 100-mile loop on Sunday: the Wellesley Century!…2021 Registration Dates.

Heavy Hitters (2019 or 2020) January 5 (9 AM EST)
Open January 19 (9 AM EST)

Where does Pan Mass Challenge end?

What time is the Pan Mass Challenge?

5 PM
Join us on Wednesday, November 3 at 5 PM as we announce the 2021 Pan-Mass Challenge gift to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.