YMCA of Central Ohio

Ride for 225

RideSTRONG for Survivors 2014

To benefit Central Ohio cancer survivors

Livestrong at the YMCA

This small-group, research-based program is designed to help survivors move beyond their diagnosis.

  • Participants have the opportunity to build cardiovascular endurance, core muscular strength and endurance, core flexibility and balance.
  • This program has been shown to help improve functional ability, reduce the severity of therapy side effects, prevent unwanted weight changes and improve energy levels & self-esteem.

We are committed to offering LIVESTRONG at the YMCA at no cost to participants.
Help by becoming a
RIDESTRONG for Survivors Rider!

Indoor cycling

TRAIN October 1- November 7

Starting Oct. 1, log 250 miles to get ready for the big event and compete against fellow RIDESTRONG for Survivors Riders using YTRAAK, our exclusive workout tracker.

RAISE $250+ to benefit LIVESTRONG at the YMCA

If 450 riders each raise $250, we can support 225 LIVESTRONG at the YMCA participants. All proceeds will support cancer survivors in LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA programs throughout Central Ohio.

CELEBRATE Saturday, November 8

Ride with hundreds of riders in Central Ohio’s largest indoor cycling event at the Gahanna/John E. Bickley YMCA:
  • High-energy indoor stationary cycling
  • Choose between 2 high-intensity, 2-hour sessions
  • Each ride will be led by celebrity & Y instructors
  • Cycling video and surround sound
  • Celebration lunch

Are you in?

Form a team or ride solo

You want to do this! Grab your friends, family or co-workers to form a team and help make it possible for cancer survivors to live life, with strength and confidence! We can help you get on a team if you are a solo rider! How to create a team.


  • Register Now Online
  • Select your 2 hour ride slot for the RIDESTRONG spinathon on Nov 8.
  • Minimum fundraising commitment: $250 (but you can raise more!)
  • Initial donation upon registration: $25
  • RIDESTRONG is open to all - you do not need to be a member of the Y

Register Now

Our sponsorship is rolling along:


Eastside Community Church

**Initial donation of $25 by credit card required. Fundraising must be complete by December 1, 2014. Any remaining balance will be charged to the credit card.