2015 New England Classic 150 and 550

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2015 New England Classic 150 and 550

Register. Ask a Friend. Start a Team. Stop Diabetes.

When: NEC 150: July 11 to 12 -- NEC 550: July 11/ to 17
Where: Parker Chomerics
Address: 77 Dragon Court, Woburn, MA

Registration Fee: $65 for 150 miles/$100 for 550 miles
Fundraising Minimum: $800 for 150 miles/$2,600 for 550 miles
Route Distances: 150 Miles, 550 Miles

Contact your event manager, Tim Wilson:
twilson@diabetes.org | (617) 482-4580 x3456

Please mail checks to our local office:

American Diabetes Association
ATTN: New England Classic Tour de Cure
10 Speen Street
2nd Floor
Framingham, MA 01701

15 teams. 148 riders. Join us!

Our Goal: $365,000.00 | We've Raised: $207,647.02

Welcome to the 2015 New England Classic 150 and 550!

The 2015 New England Classic Tour de Cure is on the horizon and we want you to have all the information you need as you prepare for this epic trek around New England by bicycle. Check out our Event Information Page and the Rider's Guide to the NEC for all the important details.

The New England Classic Tour de Cure is more than just a cycling event. It's a weekend or weeklong adventure cycling through picturesque towns, along the coast and through the mountains. Riders join forces in the fight to Stop Diabetes® and raise funds for diabetes research, education and advocacy in support of the American Diabetes Association.

Enjoy air-conditioned accommodations, full SAG support with mechanics and well-stocked rest stops. Register today to experience the most fun on two wheels and take on the ultimate Tour de Cure challenge!

But you don't have to take our word for it that the New England Classic is a unique Tour de Cure. Let veteran Tour de Cure rider Lew Alexander tell you.

"Since 2012, I have ridden in 26 Tour de Cures at 16 different locations. While each Tour has its own personality, the New England Classic is hands down the most special of these events.

"There are a couple of things that make it special. The number of riders is small and whether it's the 2-day or 7-day, you get to know a lot of riders. Given the number of miles and days involved, it also contributes to spending time with folks and getting to know their stories. The end of day debrief at the gear truck is great fun.

"Probably the biggest thing that makes the NEC special, however, is the volunteers. It's incredible to think that these folks take an entire week out of their lives to support this event. But the fact that they do this every year is amazing. These folks are some of the nicest people I have met throughout my Tour experience and they do everything in their power to make sure the rider gets the most out of the NEC experience."

Route Length

Check-In Time

Start Time

End Time

Avg Ride Pace

150 miles

7:00 a.m.

8:30 a.m.

5:00 p.m. 

12-16 mph

550 miles

7:00 a.m.

8:30 a.m.

5:00 p.m.

12-16 mph

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    1. Team LiveStronger - $50,216.00
    2. Team Spinsulin - $29,300.00
    3. Bicycle Alley - $24,588.00
    4. The Pricks - $12,571.00
    5. Team Tally - $11,284.00

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