Aether & Union Garage have teamed up for another Escape the City event May 3rd in New York City.
It's time East Coast friends and readers. The Aether & Union Garage Urban Escape is back and ready to leave the crazy streets of New York City to the more tranquil surroundings of New York State.
We've teamed up again with Aether Apparel to give away a pair of tickets for this year's NY event. So if you're located in, around, near or are willing to get your hind-side out to the meeting point by 7:00 AM then be sure to enter. Remember you'll have to find you're own way to the starting point.
If you can't, won't or aren't able to make the event don't worry. We have special giveaway lined up for you following the event on May 3rd.
Official Event Info:
Following a successful event in Los Angeles last year, this east coast edition will begin with a scenic morning ride out of the city en route to a secret training location near the excellent roads around Harriman State Park.
The afternoon will kick off with an on-site catered lunch followed by professional skills training from the MSF-certified staff of Trama’s Motorcycle School. Riders will have a chance hone their technique on a custom cone course, get valuable feedback from coaches and end the day with a special skills challenge and a chance to score free gear and other prizes.
7:00 AM – Optional pre-event meet up at Union Garage.
8:00 AM – Event start. Breakfast at AETHERnyc on Crosby Street in SoHo. Riders will receive GPS tracks & turn sheets for the route, including the location of the secret training grounds.
8:30 AM – Riders begin to depart in waves. The route will send riders up the FDR, across the GW Bridge and up the Palisades Parkway towards Bear Mountain. Ride time is approximately 2.5 hours.
12:00 PM – Riders arrive at secret training location. Lunch is served.
1:00 PM – Riders will receive technical training and riding tips from motorcycle safety instructor Eric Trama and his team, and put their skills to the test on our obstacles course.
4:30 PM – Awards announced and distributed. Special gift give away.
Saturday, May 3rd 2014 // Rain Date: Sunday May 4th
13 Crosby Street
New York, NY 10013