Must be 19-23 years old by June of 2020.
If in college, you must have completed your freshman year by June of 2020.
Must be available for the entirety of June 11 - July 25, 2020
Must be available to travel to Austin, Texas for the team retreat January 17-20.
Cannot study abroad Spring 2020
Individual fundraising goal: $5,000 by finish line in San Diego
Amount to be raised before June 11 (launch day): $2,000
We will equip you with the tools you need to fundraise successfully, but if you do not raise the minimum goal by the end of the ride, you will be required to make up the difference.
You will be required to provide all personal gear needed to complete the trip. Once chosen as a part of the 2020 team, we will provide you with a list of needed gear. This includes but is not limited to:
All-City Space Horse Disk bike.
You will need to bring $1,000 (upgraded and discounted thanks to our friends all All-City and Cycleast) to the team retreat in January to purchase your beautiful new bike
All clothing except jerseys. That means you are responsible for your bike shorts, socks and mountain bike shoes
Bike gear: cell phone holder, saddle bag, handlebar bag, flat tire repair kit, touring tires, bike lights
Camping gear: sleeping bag, sleeping pad, utensils, headlamps
Etc: flights to Seattle and from San Diego
Please note: dates are subject to change
August 29: Applications released!
September 29: Last day to submit applications
*no late applications will be accepted, sorry!
October 7-14: First round of interviews with girls from the 2018-2019 teams
*bring your questions about time commitment, training, fundraising, general realities of being a part of PTP, etc. They’re here to answer your questions too!
October 21: First round decisions sent out
*due to the number of applications we receive, we unfortunately will not be able to invite all applicants to the second round
October 24-November 14: Second round of interviews with the co-founders
*Savannah and Grace here, we promise we aren’t scary!
November 18: Offer letters sent out
November 23: Decisions due
November 24: 2020 team announced!
January 17-20: Team retreat in Austin, TX
*Please note that the team retreat is over MLK weekend, from 5pm on Friday, January 17th - 10am on Monday, January 20th. (!!!!!!!!!!!! x9000)
Other Important Dates:
June 11: Arrive in Seattle
July 25: Finish Line in San Diego