Tour of the Hamptons 2018


Tour Sponsors (2018)
Please bring your gently used coats, clothing and boots for donation to Maureen’s Haven and to Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch.

The 2018 MPBC Tour of the Hamptons will be on Sunday, September 23. Registration is open.

  • The Tour starts in Southampton and travels through mostly flat terrain and rolling hills on the south fork of Long Island. Riders will pass farmlands, beaches, mansions and historic towns such as East Hampton, Amagansett and Montauk before returning to Southampton.
  • The Tour has routes of 25, 50, 70, 100 miles and 25-mile guided rides (see more information about Guided Rides below). A portion of the Tour proceeds fund contributions to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Suffolk County, scholarships for Easthampton, Southampton and Massapequa High Schools, and the MPBC Bikes-for-Kids program at the holidays.
  • Registration: Pre-paid registration is $45 and is available online only. Tour Day registration is $55, payable in cash or check. Credit and debit cards will not be accepted. There is no mail-in registration.
  • Registration opens at 7:00 a.m. on the day of the Tour.
  • Rest stops will include plenty of food and refreshments, and hero sandwiches will be served at the end of the ride.
  • Registrations on the day of the Tour must be paid via check or cash. Credit or debit cards will not be accepted.

Start Times: 100-mile route 7:30 a.m., 50 and 70-mile routes 8:00 a.m., 25-mile route 9:00 a.m.

Information Regarding Guided Rides

In order to provide a safe riding environment and keep the group moving at a reasonable pace, please note the following:

  1. All escorted rides will depart between 8:30 & 9:30 am.
  2. Limit of 10 riders per group. Each group will be sent out when the limit is reached.
  3. Road or hybrid bike in good functioning condition (no mountain or BMX bikes).
  4. Helmets are MANDATORY; minimum age of rider: 14 years
  5. No child seats or trailers will be allowed.

The Tour Closes at 5:00 p.m.

Helmets Are Required For All Riders Regardless of Age. All Riders Are Required to Follow The Rules of The Road Including Riding Single File.

 


Experience highlights of the 2017 Tour of the Hamptons with this video by David Brody: