Online Registration Closed on Thu Mar 21 at 7am
What: The Rosedale Ride is an annual charity bicycle ride with routes of 26, 42, and 62 miles and a children's fun ride of 2 miles.
Where: Begins and ends at Samsung Austin Semiconductor (see map and directions below)
Packet Pickup: At the Rosedale School (see map and directions below) on Thursday, March 21st 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM. Or on Saturday, March 23rd, the morning of the Ride, starting at 6:30 AM at Samsung Austin Semiconductor.
What's New: It's a celebration! On Thursday evening only (5pm to 8pm), there will be live music and great food to go with the Kick-Off and Silent Auction (click here for news)
Why: The Rosedale Ride raises money for the Rosedale Foundation, a (501-c3) non-profit organization, whose mission is to support the children of Rosedale School, AISD’s only school for children with multiple disabilities.
Online registration now open!
In Person Registration
The In-Person entry fee is $40 for the 26, 42, and 62 mile routes and $8 for the 2 mile children's route. Register In-Person on Thursday, March 21st between 10:00 AM and 8:00 PM. Drop in on the Kick-Off and Silent Auction on Thursday evening at the school from 5pm to 8pm. Free food, local music, great silent auction. And meet the people and students behind the ride.
Day of Ride
The Day-of-Ride entry fee is $40 for the 26, 42, and 62 mile routes and $8 for the 2 mile children's route. Register on the morning of the Ride starting 7 AM.
Ride Packet Pickup
You can pick up your packet at the Rosedale School on Thursday, March 21st between 10:00 AM and 8:00 PM. Or you can pick it up on March 23rd, the morning of the Ride, starting at 6:30 AM at Samsung Austin Semiconductor.
Drop in on the Kick-Off and Silent Auction on Thursday March 21st evening at the school from 5pm to 8pm. Free food, local music, great silent auction. And meet the people and students behind the ride.
The Rosedale School is located at 2117 W 49th St, Austin. Map
Samsung Austin Semiconductor is loacted at 12100 Samsung Boulevard, Austin, 78754. Map
The ride packet contains a collection of things that are intended to help you enjoy your Rosedale Ride. The most important things are the:
- T-Shirt. For the seventeenth year in a row, the Ride t-shirt is being designed by Austin graphic design firm, Whittington & Company, Many Ride veterans consider these shirts collectible. We hope you will too.
- Student Badge. This badge offers a brief biography of one of Rosedale’s students. Wear the badge and know that your participation in the Rosedale Ride means a lot to the children of Rosedale.
- Maps. It’s not uncommon for bridges to get washed out at the last minute, or a construction project to begin unexpectedly. The maps you will find in your packet will be the most up to date.
2013 Ride Map
The 2013 Rosedale Ride will follow the same routes as previous rides with minor changes. Please note that the routes may change right up to the start of the Ride. It wouldn’t be the first time for roads to be unexpectedly closed, or bridges to be washed out right at the last minute. Click here for the 2013 maps.
Online donations can be made at bikereg.com by clicking on or copying the following URL to your browser. Please drop down to the section that says "Donation" and enter your amount. Thank you for your donations. Donation URL: https://www.bikereg.com/Net/18045
If you prefer to donate by check, please send a check to the Rosedale Foundation. We'll be happy to mail you or fax you back a letter for your taxes. The address of the Rosedale Foundation is on the CONTACT tab of the website.