Epic Rides. Profound Impact.

Gear Up for the Ultimate Cycling Adventures

Five epic events – one common goal. The 2024 CAF Cycling Challenges are first-class riding experiences that embrace inclusivity, celebrate community, and provide hope and inspiration for athletes with physical disabilities. And more than just funding our mission, you’ll be a part of it, riding next to CAF athletes – and having the time of your life! So come along for the ride and join the Challenged Athletes Foundation in empowering athletes and transforming lives.

2024 Cycling Challenge Events

NorCal Challenge

Healdsburg, CA
Registration Fee: $500 – Fundraising Minimum: $8,000

May 1 – 5, 2024

Healdsburg, known as one of the most bike-friendly communities in the heart of Sonoma County’s wine country. This Challenge takes you on awe-inspiring cycling routes beside picturesque vineyards, soaring redwood forests, and the dramatic Sonoma coast. The experience is first-class all the way, but the real awe comes from knowing you’re making a profound difference for athletes with disabilities. 

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Gravel Grandeur

Winter Park and Vail, CO
Registration Fee: $1,000 – Fundraising Minimum: $10,500

September 3 – 8, 2024

Enjoy the hip and scenic Colorado mountain towns of Fraser and Vail. This trip features a combination of road riding and the finest champagne gravel. Off the bike relish a sense of community and mission-driven fulfillment that only CAF can offer. Join us to ensure that athletes with physical disabilities can experience the transformative power of sport.

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Women’s Cycling Retreat

Ojai, CA
Registration Fee: $500 – Fundraising Minimum: $3,000

October 6 – 9, 2024

Join Challenged Athletes Foundation for a rejuvenating retreat for women cyclists of all levels. Together, you’ll conquer new challenges, experience the joys of cycling, and celebrate your strength and unity. With scenic Ojai as your backdrop, you’ll forge lifelong friendships while helping change the lives of athletes with physical disabilities around the world.

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Cycling Weekend

San Diego, CA
Registration opens Spring 2024

November 2 – 3, 2024

This is the reason you love the CAF cycling community. Come celebrate the incredible strength and determination that CAF athletes embody, and challenge yourself, too! Start with a scenic metric century on day one, followed by the San Diego Triathlon Challenge. Immerse yourself in this inclusive weekend of sport, fun, and camaraderie.

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International Adventure

Thailand
Registration opens Spring 2024

January 15 – 24, 2025

A life-changing experience? Yes! For you, it’s an exhilarating international adventure cycling through Thailand. For CAF athletes, your participation means life-changing equipment, coaching, and support. The beauty of this vibrant country will inspire you as you travel through bustling cuties, jungle-filled valleys, and stunning beaches – right alongside our athletes. Immerse yourself in culture, community, and the ultimate joy you’ll find in supporting the Challenged Athletes Foundation.

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The CAF CYCLING EXPERIENCE

We offer the most epic and top-notch cycling experiences while raising the crucial funds to create a more inclusive world where everyone feels welcome, supported, and celebrated.  Each challenge includes:

  • Fully supported rides
  • Elevated SAG stops
  • Mechanic support
  • Custom riding gear
  • Group dinners and inspirational programs
  • Breakfast and lunch every day
  • Training programs
  • Custom fundraising page

Gear up for the Adventure!

It’s not just a ride – it’s an adventure! Each CAF Cycling Challenge offers riders a unique experience, empowering you to discover your own strength and embrace the joy of making a profound difference for others.