2017 Pedaling for Payson

Frequently Asked Questions


How do I register for Pedaling for Payson?
Register online, call 603-227-7000 extension 3076 or download a registration form and mail to: Concord Hospital Trust, Attention: Pedaling for Payson, 250 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH 03301.

Is there a registration fee?  
Yes. The current registration fee is $10. This is a non-refundable deposit that will be applied to your fundraising total. Participants must then raise or pay the additional monies to reach the required minimum ($100, $50 or $25).

When does Online Registration shut down? 
Online registration will shut down on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. At this time we encourage anyone who would still like to participate to register the day of the event at Elm Brook Park. Registration will open at 6:15AM.

Is there a minimum fundraising requirement?
Yes. The fundraising minimum requirement is $100 for the 16, 30, 51, 77 and 100 mile rides, $50 for the mountain bike ride and $25 for kids 14 and under. This fundraising goal must be met by September 30, 2017 or the credit card you provide at registration will be charged the balance due.


Where do I send my donations? 
Concord Hospital Trust
250 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301

Where does my money go?
Monies raised will support the nurse navigator program at Concord Hopsital Payson Center for Cancer Care.This program provides our most vulnerable patients with the guidance of a nurse navigator, who will help them find the medical, community, and financial support they need at a time of great physical, emotional, and financial stress.

Who should checks be made out to?
Please make checks out to Concord Hospital Trust. Remember to put your name in the memo section of each check so we know to credit your account.

Are donations tax deductible and how do I get a receipt?
Yes. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Your cancelled check or credit card transaction confirmation serves as a receipt.

What if my company wants to match my donation? 
Contact your HR department to learn about your company's matching gift policies and procedures. Check to see if your company participates by visiting http://www.matchinggift.com/. Follow the procedure outlined by your company's matching gift program. Printed materials may be mailed to:
Concord Hospital Trust
250 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301

Pedaling for Payson takes place rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather conditions routes may be altered or cancelled. These decisions are made on the day of the event.


Are tandem bikes allowed? 
Tandem bikes will be permitted as long as both riders are physically able to pedal the bike, are registered  for the event, and have met the fundraising minimum.

What do I do if I get a flat tire or break down? 
We highly encourage all participants to know basic safety and repair skills, including fixing a flat tire. If you have your own pump and extra tubes for your bike we recommend you bring them. However, if you are unable to make the repair we have several bike shops stationed at rest stops around the course that can pick you up or help with a repair. Visit your local bike shop to learn how to handle basic repair needs.

What time do the rides start? 
Registration Opens 6:15AM
100-Mile Ride 7:00AM
77-Mile Ride 8:30AM
51-Mile Ride 9:30AM
30-Mile Ride 10:00AM 
16-Mile Ride 11:00AM

Mountain Bike Ride 9:00AM