Every year Israel Riders raise money for the Arava Institute of Environmental Studies and contribute to a more sustainable future. Why is this year different than other years? We are integrating into the Ride several opportunities to create connections and reinforce our solidarity with those affected by the war.

Top Ten Teams

Team JCDS-Boston$5,689
Desert Dawgs$2,523
Team Colorado$1,142
Dare to Dream$627
Mandell JCC West Hartford$394
Team Atlanta$105
Team Wisconsin$95
Peaches to Beaches$19
Our Goal $1,000,000 $118,609

Top Ten Participants

Lev Herrnson$8,197
Lisa Weiss$5,585
Michael Weiss$5,585
David Green$5,025
Scott Slater$4,867
Neal Epstein$4,848
Craig Berkson$4,800
Robert Lynn$4,800
Dina Michael Chaitowitz$4,620
Jeffrey Miller$4,603

October 29 – November 4, 2024

2024 Arava Institute Israel Ride

We're the premier cycling experience in Israel, benefitting the crucial environmental and peace-building work of the Arava Institute. Ride from Jerusalem to Eilat, with routes for beginner to advanced cyclists. Non-cycling options are also available.

Join Us!

Learn about the Israel Ride and explore the crucial work of the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies

Israel Ride Community