New York Red Riders

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New York Red Riders
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Founded 2009
League American Basketball Association
Team history New York Red Riders (2009-present)
Based in Elmira, New York
Arena Chemung County YMCA
Colors red, black, yellow
Owner(s) Chemung County YMCA (Richard T. Micelotta, Executive Director)
Head coach Tracy Long

The New York Red Riders are a basketball team in the American Basketball Association based in Elmira, New York and set to begin play in 2009-10. Owned by the Chemung County YMCA (with Richard T. Micelotta as executive director), the Red Riders started out as a traveling exhibition team based in the YMCA (where they will play home games) before joining the ABA.

The Red Riders are Elmira's second attempt at a professional basketball team in this decade, following the Elmira Bulldogs (which started life in the ABA as the Corning Bulldogs).