FAQs


Q: Is there a minimum participation for a Pedal to the Finish event?
A:
Yes. Pedal to the Finish requires a minimum participation of eight people for your event.

Q: Is there is registration fee to participate in a Pedal to the Finish event?
A: Yes. Each participant pays a $30.00 registration fee to ride in an event and to recieve a one-year subscription to SELF or GQ magazines
   (value $10.00).

Q: Is the $30.00 registration fee a donation that is tax deductible?
A: Fifty-percent of the $30.00 registration fee is automatically donated to the American Cancer Society® and is tax deductible. The remaining
    portion of the registration fee covers the subscription as well as costs associated with running this program on behalf of the American
    Cancer Society. 

Q: Can we do additional fundraising at our Pedal to the Finish Event?
A: Yes! Groups often set a fundraising goal to further support the cause. One-hundred percent of the funds raised (above
    and beyond the $30.00 registration fee)
goes directly to the American Cancer Society to provide free, critical patient support programs and
    important research that will find cures. 

Q: Do I have to collect registration fees and/or donations for the event?
A: No. All registration fees and donations are collected online through your event page. If you receive registration fees
    and/or extra donations on the day of your event, we include a collection and business-reply envelope in your Welcome and Event Day Kits to
   send back to Pedal to the Finish headquarters.

Q: Where can I sign-up to host an event?
A: You can register to host an event by calling Pedal to the Finish Headquarters at 203.761.5448 or email info@pedaltothefinish.com. Once your
    event is registered, we will send you a link to access our online event planning tool to set-up your event page.

Q: How do my participants sign-up for my event? 
A: Once you have set-up your online event page, you will receive a unique URL to use when promoting your event. Club members, friends and
   family can register for your event by clicking on that link.

Q: Is it ok for participants to sign-up the day of the event?
A:
Yes. Although we encourage participants to register prior to the event, we understand that does not always happen. To make sure you are
    prepared for last minute sign ups, we include a paper sign-up sheet in your Welcome and Event Day kits.

Q: Do you have to participate in an event to donate to the cause?
A:
No. If a friend or family member would like to donate to the cause they can do so my following the donate prompts on your event page or the
   Pedal to the Finish home page.

Q: Will someone from Pedal to the Finish be at my event?
A: No. As much as we'd like to be, we simply cannot be present due to the number of events we have ongoing across the country. We do have
    Event Coordinators at our headquarters to answer your questions and guide you through the event planning process. Call headquarters at
    203.761.5448, Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m EST or email info@pedaltothefinish.com to connect with an Event Coordinator.