Bike and Roll rents Trek 1.5 road bikes at $149 (plus tax) for two days. Pick up your bike on Saturday, May 18 at Pier 84. Bike and Roll will take the bikes back right at the finish. More information on bikenewyorkcity.com. Click HERE and pick “May 18″ to book. Your bike rental includes: standard push pedals, helmet.
We suggest that you bring with you: at least one water bottle (you will receive an Elite water bottle in your goodie bag as part of the event registration), your own cycling shoes and pedals, your own helmet, your own saddle, tools, spare tires, pump. Bottle cages were promised last year but a few bikes only had one so please bring your own.
Bike pick up is at the Bike’n'Roll Pier 84 location, which is at 557 12th Avenue (at 43nd Street and West Side Highway, 5 blocks west from Times Square), starting 9am on Saturday, May 18.
Bike drop off is at the GFNY finish area. Bike’n'Roll will have trucks at the finish and will collect your bicycle at the conclusion of the event.
Please note that you book your bike with Bike’n'Roll. GFNY is not affiliated with Bike’n'Roll in any way. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Bike’n'Roll.
Rental cost for bike rental is $149+tax. The rate reflects bike rental from Saturday (9am-6pm) until Sunday at 5pm. A 3-day rentals costs $299 (plus tax). For an extra $99 (plus tax) you get your bike delivered to anywhere in Manhattan 96th Street and below.
UPDATE: Metro Bicycles now also offers bike rental for GFNY.
High Country Shipping provides roundtrip Fed-Ex bike shipping and coordinates bike assembly (if desired) to Gran Fondo New York.
Travel with Ease: Breeze through the airports, avoid baggage fees and have your bike waiting for you upon your arrival.
How it Works: High Country Shipping sends shipping labels in advance, sets-up the pick-up, coordinates bike assembly (if desired) and monitors each shipment while keeping you informed via email. The process is simple and hassle-free.
Low Cost: High Country Shipping’s pricing is competitive with neighborhood shipping stores.
Instructions: On the website, click “place order” or call 877-231-1363.