Join us for the 10th Anniversary of the Breakthrough Challenge on Sunday, September 10, 2023 at the Daniel Boone Homestead. This in-person bike ride is for all ages and cycling levels with three routes available (50, 25, and 12 miles).
Leading up to the in-person bike ride, participants can join virtual events from Monday, September 4 – Sunday, September 10, 2023 for spinners, runners, walkers, and bikers on the Strava app. This virtual world allows for a global community to get involved with our cause, including friends and family both near and far.
To participate in this event, select the "REGISTER" button to set up a new or returning team, join a team, or register as an individual. Additional family members can be added by selecting the green "Add Another Registrant" button during Step 3. After you register, you can start your team or personal fundraising page by selecting the "Fundraising Page Set Up" button at the top of the online receipt.
Returning Team Captains please note: in Step 2 of registration, make sure to provide your user name and password when prompted to have access to your team and donor information from the last year's event. Click here for instructions.
Early bird registration opens May 1 with a special registration fee of $50 for the in-person bike ride through May 31.
100% of your registration fee will support cancer research at Penn Medicine’s Abramson Cancer Center. It will also count towards your fundraising goal! A t-shirt is included with all registrations.
If you would like to make a donation to the Breakthrough Challenge, please select the DONATE button. You can also donate to an individual or team by visiting their fundraising page under the TEAMS/PEOPLE tab.
100% of the money raised funds breakthrough research at Penn Medicine's Abramson Cancer Center.
Click this link to donate: DONATE NOW!
Thank you to all the participants, donors, and sponsors of the 2022 Breakthrough Challenge for coming together to support cancer research at Penn Medicine's Abramson Cancer Center. The event surpassed the goal and raised more than $325,000, bringing the nine-year total to over $2,225,000.
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September 10, 2023
50 Mile Start Time: 8:00 am
25 Mile Start Time: 9:30 am
12 Mile Start Time: 10:30 am