Pedaling 4 Paige

Sat March 20 - Sat March 27 Syracuse, NY 13214 US
FAQ

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What is Pedaling 4 Paige? 
An indoor spinning event now in its 6th year, Pedaling 4 Paige is a great way to have fun and raise funds! Riders sign up to spin for 1 hour in honor of children and families who have been touched by a diagnosis of pediatric cancer and other blood disorders. Proceeds from Pedaling 4 Paige support local pediatric cancer research and patient programs for kids and families fighting cancer at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital in Syracuse, NY.

How do I participate in Pedaling 4 Paige?
There are a number of ways you can participate in Pedaling 4 Paige 2021:

  • Register to ride on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Elevate Fitness Dewitt
  • Register as a virtual rider – Virtual riders complete their ride on their own during the official virtual period during Saturday, March 20 to Saturday, March 27

How many bikes are there for each session?
Due to New York State government requirements for health club operations, there are just 11 bikes available each session. With 4 sessions, there's a total of 44 spots. If you wish to join us for the live event, register now to reserve your bike!

I am participating in the live event. What can I expect in terms of COVID-19 modifications?
This is very important! We have put changes in place and will be following safe social distancing practices. Here's what you can expect:

  • Staff and Volunteers will wear face masks.
  • Participants are required to wear face masks at ALL TIMES. No bandanas, gaiters, or buffs. Masks only.
  • Every person who visits Elevate Fitness must complete a COVID-19 Health Screening Questionnaire every time they visit.
  • Temperature checks before entering the spin room.
  • Spin bikes will be sanitized and wiped down between each session.
  • No food will be provided. 

Click here for more information.

Is there a fundraising minimum?
The fundraising commitment is $50 per session if you are participating in the live event. If you are participating in the virtual event, the fundraising commitment has been waived. Every dollar raised stays in Central New York and funds local research and patient programs for kids and families fighting pediatric cancer at Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital. 

What is a virtual rider?
As a virtual rider, you have the flexibility to complete your 1 hour spin session at your convenience during the official virtual period during Saturday, March to Saturday, March 27. You can complete your ride using your own indoor spinning bike, outside on a bicycle, or even at your own gym! 

Where does the money go from Pedaling 4 Paige?
The money raised from Pedaling 4 Paige will support current and future pediatric cancer patients and their families in Central New York. Click here for more information.

How do I make a donation?
Thank you for your support! Donations can be made online using your credit/debit card. 

If you wish to make your donation by check, please make checks payable to: Paige's Butterfly Run, Inc. 

Mail to:
Paige's Butterfly Run, Inc.
50 Presidential Plaza, Suite 106
Syracuse, NY 13202

What is the deadline to register to participate in Pedaling 4 Paige?
Online registration will close on Friday, March 19th at 5:00 PM for the live event at Elevate Fitness in Dewitt.

Online registration will close on Saturday, March 27th at midnight for the virtual event.

Can I form a team?
Yes! During online registration for Pedaling 4 Paige, you will come to a donation page. Scroll down on this page and you will see 'Become a Fundraiser'. Click on this to set up a new individual fundraiser and to start/join a team. You will able to update your fundraiser goal, create your customized URL, upload an image, and update your personal heading and message that will display on your fundraising page.

Towards the bottom of the page, you will see the option to start/join a team fundraiser. Use the drop down menu under ‘Join a Team Fundraiser’ to start a team fundraiser or join an existing team fundraiser.

How do I start or join a team after I registered?
To start or join a team after you've already registered for Pedaling 4 Paige you'll need to log into your RunSignUp account and follow the steps below: 

  1. While signed into your RunSignUp account, click on your account icon found on the upper right side of the page and click "Profile".
  2. On your Profile page, you will see a list of upcoming events. Find the Pedaling 4 Paige event and click on "Manage Registration".
  3. On the left side menu click on "Fundraiser". If you are on a mobile phone, click on the 3 lines found on the upper left side of the page to open the menu.
  4. You will then be prompted to create an individual fundraiser. Complete all of the required information on the Fundraiser page. At the bottom of this page, you will see the option to start a new team or join an existing one.
  5. Click the button "Set Up Fundraiser" and you should be all set!

If you have any questions or troubles, please email info@pbrun.org.

Help! I am new to fundraising and don't know where to start.
Don't worry, we've got you covered. Check out our Fundraising Tips and Tricks webpage for some easy steps to get your fundraising started. It's also a great resource for some new ideas to help you reach and surpass your goal. We are constantly updating the webpage, so be sure to check back frequently.  

Are there fundraising awards?
As we have in the past, we will be awarding prizes for those individuals who raise funds to support Paige’s Butterfly Run and kids fighting pediatric cancer in Central New York. Participants who raise $250+ will receive a 2021 Pedaling 4 Paige Tech Tee

I am not from Central New York; can I still participate?
Yes! Since this year’s event is hybrid, there are zero geographical barriers to participation. We encourage everyone from around the world to join us virtually and help raise critical funds for pediatric cancer patients and their families in Central New York. 

Does Paige's Butterfly Run hold other events?
Yes! In addition to Pedaling 4 Paige, we organize the following events:

  • Paige's Butterfly Run - A family friendly event including a 5K USATF certified race, 3K fitness run/walk, and a Caterpillar Crawl for kids.
  • Clams 4 Cures Clambake - A fun day of clams, BBQ, raffle and great music!
  • Paige's Pajamarama - Schools and businesses in our local communities select a day to wear their pajamas in honor of kids who HAVE to! Paige's Pajamarama is a fun way to raise awareness for childhood cancer.

What is Paige's Butterfly Run Inc.'s tax ID number?
The tax ID number for Paige's Butterfly Run, Inc. is 52-2154937.

I still have questions, what do I do?
Please contact info@pbrun.org if you have additional questions.

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