The REAL Ride team is grateful for the generous support of:

 Helping us out in so many ways, including by providing a custom Seven Evergreen S for our team auction.

Seven Cycles builds custom bikes in steel, titanium and Ti/carbon mix. Since 1997.Learn more at:

Keeping us comfortable and stylish out on the road.

Voler makes premium cycling apparel in the U.S.A.
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Making it possible to carry everything we need (and keep it dry) for 3 months on our bikes!

Ortlieb Bike bags and backpacks for big adventure.
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How many of these will we consume over 5,000 miles?

Clif Bar is an American company that produces organic foods and drinks.
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Natural fuel to power us through the miles. We will be tracking rider consumption!

Organic, single ingredient goodness from New England.
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Feeding us along the East Coast as we prepare for the REAL Ride.

b.good Real food fast. Food from farmers, made by people, & served by family.
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Protecting our skin from harmful rays during long days in the saddle.

UV Skinz makes sun protection clothing.
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Protecting our noggins!

Lazer makes cycling helmets to protect your head.
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Helping us with our route the old fashioned way, with the best paper cycling maps available.

Adventure Cycling develops cycling routes, publishes maps, provides guided trips, and advocates for better and safer cycling in the U.S.
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Helping us navigate all of the mixed terrain with outstanding tires.

Iconic cycling tires. The choice of champions since 1888.
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Keeping us fed and on the move. 

The gold standard when it comes to freeze dried food for backpacking, camping, or whatever occasion might call for quick, easy to prepare meals
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Supplying our shelter for 3 months

The Mother of Comfort specializing in ultralight tents, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, and insulated apparel.
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Supplying the wheels to keep us rolling

The highest quality cycling components, fishing gear, and rowing equipment.
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Proving us with state-of-the-art cycling eyewear

Setting standards in the design and manufacturing of fine sportswear, shoes, and accessories.
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A rack for the roof of our support vehicle!

West Coast specialists in car racks and trailer hitches.
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Graciously receiving and preparing our bicycles in Seattle

An independent bicycle retailer located in the Fremont neighborhood of Seattle, WA — named a Top-100 Bicycle Retailer in the United States by Bicycling Magazine.
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Extra help for our vision-challenged navigator!

Outstanding eye and vision care specialists in Winchester, MA.
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Keeping track of every pedal stroke….

Bespoke maps for those who explore.
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SPOT on tracking of us

Off-the-grid messaging, emergency alerts and GPS tracking all done via satellite. Using 100% satellite technology, SPOT works virtually anywhere in the world or for us across the U.S.
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