The Tour de Force’s dual mission is to honor the victims of 9/11 by keeping their memory alive through cycling events and to raise funds, to benefit the families of police officers, who were killed in the line of duty, each year, nationwide, making the ultimate sacrifice.
TDF 2009: Boston to Ground Zero In 2009 the Tour de Force will have a New England feel. The tour kicks off today in Boston and goes through Massachusetts, Connecticut & Long Island, New York, concluding on 9/14 at Ground Zero in NYC.
9/11/09 Boston, MA to Auburn, MA 70 Miles (Some rolling hills, but mostly flat)
9/12/09 Auburn, MA to New London, CT 70 Miles (Rolling hills most of way)
9/13/09 Orient Point, NY to Melville, NY 80 Miles (Flat the entire day)
9/14/09 Melville, NY to Ground Zero, NYC 40 Miles (Ride as Group the last 20 miles, through NYC)