Fun Rides / Gran Fondos / Tours

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Jan ’15 Event Location Distance
1/17/15
11th Annual Stagecoach Century
Ocotillo, CA
26 – 150 miles
Full Century Options:
100-mile Chip Timed TT
Solo TT / 4-Person TTT
150-mile “Super Century”
Feb ’15 Event Location Distance
2/14/15
Tour de Palm Springs
Downtown Palm Springs, CA
100, 55, 25, 15,
10, 5, 1 miles
Mar ’15 Event Location Distance
3/8/15
Senorita Century & Rico Suave Challenge 2015
CaliforniaGirlSeries.com
San Marcos, CA
60 miles / 2800′,
40 miles / 1500′
3/14/15
Solvang Century & Half Century
Solvang, CA
50, 62,100 miles
3/28/15
Honor Ride LA featuring Bear Claw Classic
ride2recovery.com
Westlake Village, CA
Honor Ride LA: 30 miles, Bear Claw Classic: 103 miles
3/28/15
Reaching for the Cure Run & Ride
reachingforthecure.org
Irvine Valley College, Irvine, CA
15, 35 & 50 miles Bike Tour
3/29/15
Reaching for the Cure Run & Ride
reachingforthecure.org
Irvine Valley College, Irvine, CA
Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, 1K Kids Fun Run
April ’15 Event Location Distance
4/11/15
6th Annual Redlands RUFF Ride
Redlands, CA
5,10, 31, 62 miles
4/12/15
Campagnolo GranFondo San Diego
Little Italy, San Diego, CA
20, 34, 56 and 105 Miles, A truely Italian GranFondo Experience
4/18/15
San Diego Tour de Cure
Del Mar, CA (Del Mar Fairgrounds)
1 Mile, 29 Mile, 62 Mile & 100 Mile
4/25/15
Alpine Challenge
Alpine, CA
25, 50, 62 & 100 miles
4/25/15
Cycle Eastlake & Run
eefkids.org/event/cycle/
Chula Vista, CA
Cycling-100k (road), 25 Mile (road), 18 Mile Mountain Bike Ride / Runs-1/2 Marathon, 10K, 5k
4/26/15
Tour de Cure Ship to Shore
Long Beach, CA
8, 11, 32, 61 & 100 miles
May ’15 Event Location Distance
5/2/15
Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride
RosaritoEnsenada.com
Rosarito to Ensenada, BC Mexico
Chip timed 50 mile fun ride & finish line fiesta
5/2/15
3rd Annual Riding for the Homeless -
“Riding for Hope”
Simi Valley, CA
5, 10, 25, 50, 62, and 100 mile routes (with SAG support and aid stations)
5/9/15
2015 Tour of Long Beach
Long Beach,CA
5-Mile Family Fun Ride, 30-mile Tour, 62-mile Metric Century, 100-mile Gran Fondo with pro-cyclist Tony Cruz
5/22-25/15
Great Western Bicycle Rally
GreatWesternBicycleRally.com
Paso Robles, CA
Multiple distances and rides over multiple days
June ’15 Event Location Distance
6/13/15
Coates Cyclery, Pomona CA
14.5, 31, 44.5 and 63 miles
6/14/15
Salsa Ride at the Border
San Diego, CA
Metric Century & Half Metric Century
6/21/15
Baja Bike Race
Tecate to Ensenada B.C Mexico
73 miles
6/28//15
15th Annual Los Angeles River Ride
Los Angeles, CA
100, 70, 70, 50, 36, 25 & 15 miles, kids ride, Post Ride Festival
July ’15 Event Location Distance
7/4/15
Challenge the Bear Annual Bike Ride
active.com
Tehachapi, CA
12, 31 & 62 miles
7/18/15
Ruta del Vino Bike Ride & Wine Festival
RutaDelVinoBikeRide.com
Guadalupe Valley, Ensenada, BC Mexico
Chip timed 40 mile race & 20 mile fun ride
Aug ’15 Event Location Distance
Sept ’15 Event Location Distance
9/26 – 10/3/15
Arthritis Foundation’s California
Coast Classic Bike Tour
CaliforniaCoastClassic.org
San Francisco to Los Angeles, CA
525 miles over 8 days, average is 60 miles a day
9/26/15
Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride
RosaritoEnsenada.com
Rosarito to Ensenada, BC Mexico
Chip timed 50 mile fun ride & finish line fiesta
Oct ’15 Event Location Distance
10/3/15
Share the Road Ride
Simi Valley, CA
25, 50 & 100 miles
10/10-11
Bike MS: Coastal Challenge
Santa Monica to Santa Barbara
Santa Monica, Ventura & Santa Barbara 30 to 150 miles over 2 days
10/24/15
Orange County Ride for Aids
ocasf.org
Orange County
62, 100 miles, Taste of OCRA Ride
Nov ’15 Event Location Distance
11/15/15
Giro Della Costa Centrale: an Italian Cycling Festivale presented by VisitAvilaBeach.com
San Luis Obispo  County
100 mile SLO GranFondo,61 miles, 50 mile women only, 25 miles
Dec ’15 Event Location Distance

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