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39th Annual Tour of Napa Valley
8/16/2015 E-Mail: Eagle Cycling Club, Inc. 35, 40, 65, 100

Classic Century ride with 4 routes through Napa Valley.

 

Tour de Menlo
8/22/2015 E-Mail: Rotary Club of Menlo Park Foundation 35 45 65 (650) 575-2279

Make plans now to ride Tour de Menlo, which offers three Peninsula routes for cyclists of all abilities, along with good weather, great food, and plenty of SAG support for those who need it. Riders have their choice of 65-, 45- and 35-mile routes, all well-marked and beginning at Menlo-Atherton High School on Saturday, Aug. 22. After taking different routes from the start, all riders eventually will head south on Stevens Creek Road to the final rest stop at Madrone Park. Riders can rest and enjoy refreshments before heading back to Menlo Atherton High School for a relaxing lunch in the courtyard. The ride is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Menlo Park Foundation and the Almanac. All proceeds are used to support Rotary scholarships, numerous other Rotary Foundation projects, and the Almanac's Holiday Fund drive, which contributes more than $150,000 a year to 10 local nonprofits. Shelter Network, Second Harvest Food Bank, and St. Anthony's Dining Room are among the beneficiaries of the

 

Central Coast Classique
8/22/2015 E-Mail: Creative Mediation and SLO LEAF 805.549.0442 x 46

8/22 4th Annual Central Coast Classique : Heritage Square Park, Arroyo Grande. Full century (100 mi.), metric century (64 mi.), & half metric century (30 mi.) bike rides in San Luis Obispo County. The 30 mi. ride boasts coastal views of Pismo with an amazing rest stop and turnaround on the boardwalk in Avila Beach. The metric century continues through the wine country in Edna Valley and onto Lopez Lake. The century continues on to rolling hills through the country-side of Huasna Valley. This ride benefits local non-profits the San Luis Obispo Law Enforcement Assistance Foundation & Creative Mediation. All riders receive swag, lunch, fully stocked rest stops, SAG support, and a post-ride BBQ, with music and expo! Every rider receives a WINE TASTING PUNCH CARD to track their ride & receive free tastings for a week! Early Bird : $60 / Regular : $70 / Late : $80. 10% discount for law enforcement, military, & groups of 4+

 

Tour of the Dragon 268K across Bhutan
9/5/2015 E-Mail: Bhutan Olympic Committee 268K/60K 8312470239

Tour of the Dragon http://www.tourofthedragon.com The Tour of the Dragon starts in Bumthang, Bhutan and travels 268km over 4 mountain passes before finishing in Thimphu town square. Billed as one of the toughest one day mountain bike races in the world Distance: 268km/60K Both events finish in the capital city of Thimphu in the country of Bhutan. The Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan is a land of high mountains and deep valleys where compassion and wisdom are the benchmark against which all things are measured, and where the King rules by ‘Gross National Happiness’. On your journey through the stunning rural countryside and villages, you’ll discover the geographical and cultural wonders of a country naturally designed to be a tantalizing destination for adventure and spiritual seekers. Come for the event, and stay for the travel experience of a lifetime.

 

Tahoe Sierra Century
9/12/2015 E-Mail: North Tahoe FAN Club 30, 60, 100 (530)525-1505

Save the date on Saturday, September 12 for the Tahoe Sierra Century. Ride the scenic High Sierra on 30, 60, or 100 mile routes that offer challenging hill climbs (on the longer routes) and views that don't stop. Along the way, let the band families from the North Tahoe Middle and High school music programs host you to great food, friendly support, and music everywhere. The ride starts/stop at Squaw Valley USA. Register at www.tahoesierracentury.com this will be your favorite ride of the year! Every penny of this all-volunteer effort goes to public music education in North Tahoe.

 

The Challenge Fondo
9/13/2015 E-Mail: Chico Velo Cycling Club 30 50 65 100 530-343-8356

The Challenge Fondo is an "accessible" Fondo, specializing in support for alternative forms of cycling. Although this Fondo is for everyone, we will also have Ride Rangers standing by ready to partner up with if needed! The Challenge Gran Fondo 100, Medio Fondo 65 and Breve Fondo 50 routes offer riders mass-start, timed events, traveling a tough hilly course on mostly lightly-traveled back-roads, with just a few city intersections. Check-ins will be monitored at each rest stop, and you’ll be motivated by the thought of crossing the finish line! The Piccolo 30 is a more leisurely flat ride through the orchards and farms south and west of Chico. It offers a relaxed starting time window, and it is not a timed event.

 

Giro di San Diego
9/13/2015 E-Mail: Amain.com and GranFondo Cycling Tours 108, 66, 38 miles 858-268-1250

Distance: 108, 66, 38 miles Giro di San Diego has a Ride for everyone from Beginner to Pro, Come join the party, make friends, and enjoy some of the best cycling in San Diego.

 

The Unknown Coast Weekend
9/19/2015 E-Mail: Chico Velo Cycling Club 35 65 530-343-8356

Join us for a fun-filled weekend touring the quiet coastal towns of Ferndale, Honeydew, and Petrolia. The ride starts and finishes in Ferndale and consists of two extremely hilly, but scenic days – 65 miles on Saturday and 35 miles on Sunday. What a great ride this is – we carry all of your stuff and you get to cruise on some of the quietest and most scenic roads in the state. You will start riding through the lush, green Eel River Valley on meandering roads that weave their way through groves of majestic redwoods trees, then you'll ride along the beaches of Cape Mendocino; and finally, along the crest of Rainbow Ridge, which has some of the best views anywhere. Registration includes optional camping at the Fairgrounds on Friday night, luggage transportation, detailed route map, overnight accommodations at the Mattole Camp & Retreat Center, on-road support, post-ride snacks, dinner, breakfast and SAG support...and plenty of fun! We haul all your stuff, you just enjoy the scenery.

 

Santa Clarita Century
9/19/2015 E-Mail: Child & Family Center 100 50 25 661-255-6847 x3018

Ready to explore new territory? The 7th Annual Santa Clarita Century, Saturday September 19, 2015 features ALL NEW and challenging routes for its 100, 50 and 25 mile rides. Presented by Chiquita Canyon Landfill and the City of Santa Clarita to benefit Child & Family Center, cyclists will discover amazing scenery and the beauty of the Santa Clarita Valley and its surrounding rural communities. Rides start/finish at Mann Biomedical Park in Santa Clarita and include fully supported course with themed rest stops, mobile tech support, delicious after ride BBQ meal, craft beer, bands & more!! For start times and registration, visit www.santaclaritacentury.com.

 

V3 Hopfest
9/19/2015 E-Mail: Dougherty Valley / San Ramon Rotary Club 30 60 100

V3: Your choice of 30, 60, or 100 mi rides in the majestic foothills of Mount Diablo and the San Ramon and Livermore Valleys. Hopfest: Afternoon community beer festival. 20 craft breweries, live music, and upscale food trucks. Best party in the Bay Area on a sunny September Saturday afternoon. Primary beneficiary is Sentinels of Freedom Scholarship Foundation.

 

Surf City AIDS Ride
9/20/2015 E-Mail: Santa Cruz AIDS Project 12 30 65 100 (831)427-3900 x123

The Surf City AIDS Ride is back for its 15th year. Riders can choose from 100, 65, 30, & 12 mile ride options complete with rest stops and a hot post meal ride for the long routes. 100% of the event proceeds go to the Santa Cruz AIDS Project. Fundraising is encouraged! Raise a minimum of $300 a receive a limited edition t-shirt. Raise a minimum of $500 and get the 2015 ride jersey!

 

Edible Pedal 100
9/20/2015 E-Mail: Rotary Club of Reno Sunrise 10, 50, 100 775-393-9158

The Edible Pedal 100 is a non profit recreational yet challenging century bike ride (not a race) that showcases Northern Nevada. Ours offers three ride distances; 10, miles. 50 miles, and 100 miles followed by a locally sourced BBQ in the park.

 

Bike MS: Waves to Wine
9/25/2015 E-Mail: National MS Society-Northern California Chapter 20, 50, 80 or 100 on Saturday, 40 or 75 on SundayA 1-800-344-4867

Established in 1980, the National MS Society’s Bike MS Ride is the country’s largest organized charity bicycling event series. Bike MS: Waves to Wine attracts over 2,500 riders from all over the world. Last year, participants raised $2.67 million to help create a world free of MS. Bike MS: Waves to Wine is a two-day fully supported ride that includes six full meals, generous amenities, stocked rest stops every 12 to 15 miles, SAG vehicles, camp sites, spirited festivities and music, a wine and beer garden, massage tent, and more. Date: September 26-27, 2015, start time is at 7:00 am Fundraising: A minimum donation of $350 is required, although the average rider raises $1100. Course: Bike MS: Waves to Wine is one of the most picturesque rides in the country. With route options on Saturday of 20, 50, 82 or 100 miles and Sunday options of 40 or 75 miles, the ride is appealing to a variety of fitness levels. Riders begin in San Francisco and journey across the Golden Gate Br

 

BORP Revolution Ride & Festival
9/26/2015 E-Mail: Bay Area Outreach & Recreation Program 65, 45, 20, 10 510-225-7039

Now in its 13th year, the BORP Revolution Ride & Festival fundraiser brings people of all ages and abilities together for a day of cycling, celebration, and fun. The 13th Annual Revolution Ride will take place on September 26, 2015 in the beautiful California wine country of Sonoma County's Alexander Valley.

 

The Whitney Classic
9/26/2015 E-Mail: Summit Adventure 132 559-642-3899

The 132 mile Whitney Classic includes a climb of Horseshoe Meadows Rd. (via Tuttle Creek Rd), an out and back to the town of Darwin and a climb of Whitney Portal Rd. With over 14,900ft of climbing this event is a fundraiser for Summit Adventure.

 

RAT Beach Bike Tour
9/26/2015 E-Mail: South Bay Sunrise Rotary Club 15.5 31 62 (424) 262-2311

6th Annual Charity RAT Beach Bike Tour Seaside Lagoon – Redondo Beach September 26, 2015 www.ratbeachbiketour.com Three great rides to choose from • Metric Century (62 miles) • Metric Half Century (31 miles) • Beach Fun Ride (15.5 miles) Proceeds benefit local charities • Harbor Regional Center: Providing services to persons with developmental disabilities • Wounded Heroes of America: Helping wounded heroes from Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. • South Bay Sunrise Rotary Club: Supporting local community charities & youth activities Your Entry Fee Includes: • RAT Beach T-shirt • SAG stop refreshments • Roving bike support • Free Entry into the Redondo Beach Lobster Fest • Free lunch served by Ruby’s Diner or discounted Lobster Fest meal. • Plus the sun, sand and ocean!

 

Fetzer Harvest ride
9/27/2015 E-Mail: Boys and Girls Club of Ukiah 11,31,62,65 707.467.4900

The Harvest Ride, celebrating its 17th year, will start and finish just outside the town of Hopland at Fetzer Vineyards in beautiful Mendocino County. Join us for miles of breathtaking views and the changing colors of the Harvest Season. Regardless of the route you choose, you will be pampered by our fabulously refreshing rest stops. After the ride, please join us for a fresh grilled lunch, cold drinks and live music at the picturesque Fetzer barn. The first 300 registered riders will receive a goody bag including a commemorative water bottle . All proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Ukiah. There are 4 routes to choose from: A Hilly Metric Century, including a times section (with prizes) up the Boonville grade, a Rolling Metric Century through the vineyards and orchards of the Ukiah Valley, a 31 mile Fun Ride, which is a shortened version of the Rolling Metric Century and an 11 mile Family ride. Use the discount code "bikecal" for 10% off your registration fee!

 

Konocti Challenge
10/3/2015 E-Mail: Rotary Club of Lakeport 100, 65, 40, 20 707-349-0815

Voted Cycle California! Magazine's Best Metric Century of 2015, the 25th Annual Konocti Challenge Century is a beast!! With over 6200 feet of vertical climb, your legs will be burning! Never fear though, there are 3 other rides to choose from - 40 mile, 65 mile and the 20 mile Fun Ride. The 65 and 100 mile routes both give you the opportunity to ride AROUND the largest natural lake in California breathing the cleanest air in the state. Ride through pastoral vineyards, towering pine trees, mountain roads, rural pastures, beautiful lake views - all on one ride! We boast a VERY unique rest stop competition with all 7 strategically placed rest stops are competing for your vote so you just never know what fun you may encounter! The end of ride greets you with the world famous chicken and steak BBQ right on the shore of the lake with entertainment, beautiful views of the lake, massage and much more! All included in the cost of registration. Weekend events abound here for all interest level

 

Bike MS Coastal Challenge
10/10/2015 E-Mail: Anthem 30 60 100 50 310-479-4456

The first day of Bike MS Coastal Challenge offers three different, but equally beautiful, cycling options for our riders. Our 60 and 100 mile riders begin their journey at the Civic Center in picturesque Santa Monica and head north, experiencing sweeping ocean views, rolling foothills and some challenging, but rewarding hill climbing. Our 30 mile riders will start and end their day at San Buenaventura State Beach in Ventura, where they will join the 60 and 100 milers for an evening of food, massages, music and fun! Stay the night in one of our host hotels, or set up camp by the beach. Riders head out on Day 2 after enjoying a hot and delicious breakfast and continue north up the beautiful central coast with 30 or 50 mile routes. Celebrate your accomplishments as friends, family and volunteers cheer you across the finish line at your final destination: Santa Barbara City College.

 

Golden Hills Century
10/10/2015 E-Mail: Stanislaus County Bicycle Club 30, 65, and 100 miles

The Golden Hills Century will begin in the historic town of Knights Ferry located in eastern Stanislaus County.Riders may chose from 100, 65, and 30 mile routes. Participants will enjoy a continental breakfast, bicycle rider approved food at rest stops, and a post ride lunch.

 

The Jensie Gran Fondo of Marin
10/10/2015 E-Mail: Studio Velo 40, 70, 100 miles 415-380-1882

The Jensie Gran Fondo of Marin is going to be the first of what will become an annual event in Marin County. Joining the riders for the day, world re-nowned and equally-loved professional cyclist Jens Voigt will be riding alongside registrants as they tour the beautiful and scenic Marin County. Riders will have the choice of three ride distances: The Breakaway (40 miles), The Presidential (70 miles), and the Jens Voigt signature "Shut Up Legs" (100 miles). The Marin County Bicycle Coalition the most important cycling advocacy organization in Marin County will benefit directly from this event. The Jensie Gran Fondo of Marin will feature a vibrant sponsor expo area for all riders including gourmet food from Farmshop, local beer from Lagunitas, and live music. The expo area will also include dozens of local food, drink, and cycling partners. We look forward to riding with you on an extraordinary day on the bike.

 

Golden Hills Century
10/10/2015 E-Mail: Stanislaus County Bicycle Club 25, 62, and 100 209-605-1528

The Golden Hills Century will take riders through the scenic Sierra Nevada Foothills starting from historic Knights Ferry. The ride will include a continental breakfast, SAG support, rest stops, post ride lunch, and music. Ride proceeds will benefit the San Joaquin and Stanislaus Second Harvest Food Bank Food for Thought Program.

 

Santa Barbara Century
10/17/2015 E-Mail: Santa Barbara Century Inc. 100 and 62 and 34

October 17 - Santa Barbara Century. For experienced cyclists only. Century ride involves 9000' of climb up the infamous Gibraltar Road while the metric century is also challenging with 4000' of climb. Benefits charities. Timed 6.9 climb section with individual and team awards. See www.santabarbaracentury.org.

 

The Tour De Turtle
10/17/2015 E-Mail: The Painted Turtle 18 36 62 3104511353

Pro 62 mile / Elite 36 mile / Sport 18 mile Turtle Trek walk/run for families Join us for the 6th annual bike ride to benefit The Painted Turtle. 100% of rider and volunteer fundraising goes toward sending children living with serious medical conditions to camp. The Painted Turtle, Lake Hughes, CA www.ThePaintedTurtle.org

 

American Red Cross - Operation Ride for the Red -
11/7/2015 E-Mail: American Red Cross 30 50 100 miles rides 805.484.0670

Salute to the Red Cross SERVICE TO THE ARMED FORCES programs. This is the first annual Operation Ride for the Red! From the newly enlisted to long time veterans and their families, Red Cross volunteers serve the members of our military that serve our country.

 

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