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Read stories from Pan-Mass Challenge riders and volunteers about why they PMC, stay up to date on PMC news, learn about upcoming events and more!

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PMC Night with the New England Revolution is September 21, 2019!

Jun 26, 2019 1:47:55 PM

The 2019 PMC Night with the New England Revolution is Saturday, September 21, 2019, at 7:30 pm at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro. The New England Revolution will face Real Salt Lake.

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Announcing Facebook Fundraisers – Connect Your PMC Profile Page to Facebook!

May 29, 2019 10:37:18 AM

The Pan-Mass Challenge is excited to announce the integration of Facebook Fundraisers with PMC profile pages! The PMC has partnered with Facebook to make fundraising through Facebook easier than ever.

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Presenting the Official PMC 2019 Cycling Jersey by New Balance

May 15, 2019 11:25:03 AM


This is the official rider jersey of the 40th Pan-Mass Challenge!

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PMC Increases Goal to $60 Million with $1 Million Challenge from Patrick Byrne

May 13, 2019 3:08:29 PM

After 20 years away, Patrick Byrne returned to the Heavy Hitter stage Friday night and did what he does best: he raised the ante. At the close of his comments to 700 Heavy Hitters assembled at the InterContinental Boston, Byrne declared that if the PMC raises $60 million - $2 million more than the posted $58 million goal - he would kick in an additional $1 million! The crowd voted "yes" with their applause.

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Host a #PMC2019 Fundraising Party!

Jan 30, 2019 6:24:00 PM

We are excited to announce that the Lyons Group, the official Boston (Burlington, Cambridge) hospitality sponsor for the 2019 Pan-Mass Challenge, has expanded its PMC fundraiser venues to include: Alibi, Bleacher Bar, Back Bay Social, Game On, Harvard Gardens, Lansdowne Pub, Loretta’s, Lucky’s Lounge, Osteria Nino, Scampo, Sonsie, Summer Shack Back Bay, Summer Shack Cambridge, and Casa Caña. From delicious eats, line dancing, games, pizza & wine tastings, lunch parties, DJs, live music and live band karaoke, the Lyons Group sponsored venues are dedicated to helping our riders exceed their fundraising goals. In efforts to support the Pan-Mass Challenge and its riders, most venues are happy to waive room fees, provide a complimentary round of appetizers and tailor each rider’s event to their likes and needs with custom cocktail lists, and more. Each venue is subject to availability. For more information regarding the venues and or all fundraiser booking inquiries, please contact Aley. 

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Jan 23, 2019 5:30:00 PM

Dear PMCers, 

Dr. Laurie Glimcher speaks at the PMCFor four decades, you have taken us on an amzing ride!  Since 1980, the PMC’s partnership with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has generated a staggering $654 million to foster adult and pediatric patient care and research at the Institute.  So, it is fitting that this year’s 40th anniversary is represented by the ruby, a gemstone that symbolizes eternal commitment.  A special thanks to Billy Starr and everyone on the Pan-Mass Challenge team for your tireless efforts, organizing and contributing to this amazing feat year after year. 

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