Break The Cycle: Dallas / Fort Worth

What is Break The Cycle?

Break the Cycle: DFW is a charity bike ride that offers 200-mile and 100-mile bike rides to raise awareness and funds for real victims of modern slavery.

Our participants are signing up to join the fight against modern slavery by using your BTC campaign to give voice to the issue and raise funds that help rescue and restore real victims in the US and around the world.

The problem is global with 50+ mil entrapped in modern slavery worldwide, and in the US a child is exploited for sex trafficking every 2 min (US Department of Justice).

The event sign-up costs include a premium cycling jersey, event nutrition, and an awesome day.

  • 200-mile option: $150
  • 100-mile option: $100

As a BTC athlete, you’ll be joining our mission by using your campaign as a platform to raise awareness and funds to help fight modern slavery. We ask that you raise a minimum of $500 towards the cause. We’ll make it easy with our online platform, which is automatically generated upon sign-up.

Go to our Get Equipped page for training tips, copy and paste quotes for social media, and other common questions about Break the Cycle.

With the help of our generous sponsors, every dollar raised will go straight to help our efforts to end modern slavery.

Join us as we do tough things for people in tough places.

Break the Cycle // Change Lives // End Modern Slavery



Registration Details

200 mi Registration $150

The “200” is a peloton-style ride with an average ride speed of 18 – 22 mph (150 – 220 watts).

The pace will be set by designated ride shepherds that will help guide the ride. Sag vehicles will be available for any that need a rest along the way.

Registration includes a t-shirt, premium cycling jersey, ride nutrition, and ride support.

After you’ve registered, your fundraising page will be automatically created, and ready to go! You’ll be able to start sharing right away, or you’ll be able to make it your own.

Click the “Sign-up” button below to get started.

100 mi Registration $100

The “100” is a ride-at-your-own-pace event with rest stations provided every 25 miles. There will be a pace group that leaves at 10 am from the starting line.

Rest stops will be available throughout the day and are based on a 10 am start time and a min pace of 14 mph.

Registration includes a t-shirt, premium cycling jersey, ride nutrition, and ride support.

After you’ve registered, your fundraising page will be automatically created, and ready to go! You’ll be able to start sharing right away, or you’ll be able to make it your own.

Click the “Sign-up” button below to get started.

Fundraising - Be Part of the Mission

Each participant is asked to take part in our mission by raising awareness about the issue of human trafficking and help raise the suggested amount of $500 per participant.

After you’ve registered, your fundraising page will be automatically created, and ready to go! You’ll be able to start sharing right away, or you’ll be able to customize your page to give it your own voice.

We’ll provide the tools and information you need for a successful campaign, you provide the voice to your friends and family about why you are doing your tough thing for people in tough places.

Volunteer

Pre-Ride Meal: Volunteers for the pre-ride meal are so important for this event both in setting it up and cleaning up afterward. Your contribution helps the participants get much-needed rest the night before they ride.

Setup Crew – Arrive at 5:30 pm to start setting up the food tables, arranging chairs, and organizing the food as it comes in. Coordinate food, drinks, and tableware prior to the event.

Clean up Crew – Wipe down tables, sweep floors, and make sure food is put away.

200 Ride Support:

Sag Support –  One driver and one co-pilot. Arrive at the start point by 4:45 am the day of the event. Drive alongside the riders the entire 200 miles to provide support/safety during the ride. Every 25 miles we will stop for a break.

Ride Nutrition Support – One driver and one co-pilot. Arrive at 4:45 am on the day of the event. Ride in a support vehicle, help the driver with navigation support, and set up nutrition and hydration for riders every 25 miles. The support crew will set up nutrition for when the riders arrive, then clean up / catch up when the stop is done.

100 Ride Support:

Stops will be set up for volunteers to host throughout the day. Times and availability will be established the closer we get to the event.

Rest stops will be open from 10:30 am – 5:30 pm. Volunteers are asked to sign up for two-hour slots with a minimum of two volunteers per shift.

Click the “Sign Up or Donate” button below to get started.