Bananas, Beer, and Bread. Oh my!

How do you keep 5,300 riders pedaling for two days and 190 miles? Feed them, a lot!

Our 3,000 volunteers grill, slice, and pour all weekend to keep everyone riding smoothly. Eleven water stops are manned along the route, providing Cliff bars, hamburgers, Gatorade, and the PMC favorite, peanut butter sandwiches.

To fuel the riders we rely on generous donations from our sponsors, including Stop & Shop, Cape Cod Potato Chips, Whole Foods, Harpoon Brewery, among many others.

The 32nd annual PMC is presented by the Red Sox Foundation and the New Balance Foundation.

Thousands of donations fuel the PMC

This weekend riders will consume:

–        19,000 bananas 

–        14,000 bags of trail mix

–        9,800 hamburgers

–        7,000 Cliff bars

–        6,800 slices of pizza

–        5,500 hotdogs

–        3,000 bagels

–        3,000 lbs. of chicken

–        1,600 loaves of bread

–        1,400 lbs. of pasta

–        1,300 lbs. of peanut butter

–        500 lbs. sliced turkey

–        500 lbs. sliced ham

–        275 watermelons

–        160 kegs of beer

Any leftover food is donated to local food shelters.  

Post ride beer


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