Welcome to the official Strava Group for The Closer to Free Ride! Our community rides together to support research and patient care at Smilow Cancer Hospital and Yale Cancer Center. On September 9th, nearly 2000 Riders and over 500 Volunteers joined us for the 13th Annual Closer to Free Ride in Connecticut and around the globe. On behalf of all of us at the Closer to Free Ride, Smilow Cancer Hospital and Yale Cancer Center, thank you. Registration for the 2024 Ride- scheduled for September 7th, 2024- will open in early March 2024 at www.rideclosertofree.org.