The Jeffrey P. Ossen Family Foundation is matching dollar-for-dollar! Every $1 you raise  = $2 !!!

100% of proceeds support the following non-profit organizations:

ppi Perception Programs, Inc
Windham Region No Freeze Hospitality Center, Inc
Windham Area Interfaith Ministry

This charity ride raises money for three critical Windham County social service agencies that shelter the homeless, offer a path to recovery for people with addiction and mental illness, and provide basic needs from clothing to heat for under-resourced individuals and families.

Saturday, August 15th, 2020


Calling all cyclists and walkers, families and friends!

Registration NOW OPEN

Want to sponsor the 2020 event?

Scroll down for event details!


There will be ONE supported route this year -- the 20 MILE FAITH RIDE.


Use a public trail, follow a historical Steeple Chase route, walk in your neighborhood, or create your own custom route!

  • Find maps for the historical 5, 35, 50, 62.5, 100 mile routes in the main menu under "Routes"
  • Please note these routes will not be supported.
  • The parking lot at the ECSU Athletic Complex will not be available this year.
  • Suggested alternative parking: CT Park & Ride Locations
  • Other suggested routes/trails: Bike Trails

Airline Trails

CT State Parks


Now accepting sponsorships!

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And a huge THANK YOU to our 2019 sponsors!!

For a complete list of 2019 sponsors, donors, volunteers, and other generally wonderful people, CLICK HERE

Steeple Chase Bike Tour was featured on WFSB Video!

The live video highlights the rides philanthropic efforts, the charities benefited, and our spectacular participants!

We're accepting donations that will be matched dollar for dollar through the end of September. In exchange for your generous support, here's a gallery of images from August 21 that shows much of the fun. Stay tuned for more.Donate at a giant thank you to Pamela Fisher-Orzolek for taking these pictures.) ... See MoreSee Less
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A great, big thank you to our sponsor and host, Corpus Christi Parish. St. Mary-St. Joseph School was an excellent home for this year's Steeple Chase. #gratitude ... See MoreSee Less
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Many thanks to all our cyclists, walkers, sponsors and volunteers. We can't do this without you. Your dedication is changing lives and making a real difference. #gratitude ... See MoreSee Less
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Today's the day! Register in-person at St Mary-St Joseph School and help us meet our goal of raising $150,000 for our three non-profit beneficiaries. If you can't ride or walk, donate at # ... See MoreSee Less
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