Frequently Asked Questions

When is Ride Weekend?

Opening Ceremony is on August 4 and Ride Weekend will be held from August 5-6, 2023.

When is Gravel Day?

Gravel Day, Pelotonia’s new gravel riding event, will be held on September 30, 2023.

Can I register for Gravel Day in addition to Ride Weekend?

Yes! Riders can participate in both Ride Weekend and Gravel Day. If adding Gravel Day to any Ride Weekend route, the Rider’s fundraising commitment will increase by $1,500. High Rollers ($5,000 fundraising minimum) will be able to participate in both events at no additional commitment increase. Please note, Riders who choose to participate in both Ride Weekend and Gravel Day cannot share funds below their set commitment, nor can they receive funds to get to their fundraising commitment.
Riders do not need to create a separate fundraising profile to participate in both events. If adding a Gravel Day route to your existing Ride Weekend registration, go to pelotonia.org/register and log in to the account that holds your current Ride Weekend registration. Once you are logged into the registration process, select Ride in Gravel Day option and complete the registration process.

What is the fundraising deadline?

Riders, Challengers, and Volunteers have until Sunday, October 15, 2023, to raise funds for Pelotonia 2023.

Can I withdraw from Ride Weekend?

Any registered Rider or Challenger must withdraw their registration by 11:59 PM EST on July 10, 2023, to be removed from their minimum fundraising commitment.

Can I withdraw from Gravel Day?

Any registered Rider or Challenger must withdraw their Gravel Day registration by 11:59 PM EST on August 30, 2023, to be removed from their minimum fundraising commitment.

How do I withdraw from either event?

Participants can withdraw registration by clicking “Edit Profile” at the top of your Pelotonia profile, then scrolling down to “Cancel Registration” and clicking the edit button.
The deadline to withdraw from Ride Weekend is 11:59 PM EST on July 10, 2023.
For more information on changing your commitment or to withdraw, please email Carolyn Appelhans at [email protected]. Remember, all participants have until Sunday, October 15, 2023, to reach their fundraising commitments.
Please note that in the event of a canceled registration, any donations received by a participant as of the date of their cancellation are not refundable to that participant or their donors. The Rider registration fee is not refundable or transferable.

How do I make a donation?

Most of our Donors give online via credit card but you can also donate via cash, check, donor advised fund, IRA, stock, and wire transfer. For any money that is being sent through the mail, please send to our gift processing facility:
Pelotonia L-3454 Columbus, OH 43260
For additional information on donations, please refer to our full Pelotonia 2023 FAQ document below.

Is my donation tax-deductible?

Yes! Pelotonia is a registered 501(c)(3) organization and all donations are 100% tax deductible, unless the Donor received goods and/or services in exchange for all or a portion of his/her donation, (e.g. through an auction). All credit card Donors will receive a tax receipt immediately via email, and Donors who give via check or other methods will receive tax receipts via regular mail.
For foreign Donors, please refer to your local tax laws to determine if your donation to Pelotonia is tax deductible.

What is Pelotonia's Tax ID?

Pelotonia's Tax ID # is 82-4997087.

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