Fun Rides / Gran Fondos / Tours

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Jan ’15 Event Location Distance
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
Tour de Palm Springs
Downtown Palm Springs, CA
100, 55, 25, 15,
10, 5, 1 miles
Mar ’15 Event Location Distance
Senorita Century & Rico Suave Challenge 2015
San Marcos, CA
60 miles / 2800′,
40 miles / 1500′
Solvang Century & Half Century
Solvang, CA
50, 62,100 miles
Honor Ride LA featuring Bear Claw Classic
Westlake Village, CA
Honor Ride LA: 30 miles, Bear Claw Classic: 103 miles
Reaching for the Cure Run & Ride
Irvine Valley College, Irvine, CA
15, 35 & 50 miles Bike Tour
Reaching for the Cure Run & Ride
Irvine Valley College, Irvine, CA
Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, 1K Kids Fun Run
April ’15 Event Location Distance
6th Annual Redlands RUFF Ride
Redlands, CA
5,10, 31, 62 miles
Campagnolo GranFondo San Diego
Little Italy, San Diego, CA
20, 34, 56 and 105 Miles, A truely Italian GranFondo Experience
San Diego Tour de Cure
Del Mar, CA (Del Mar Fairgrounds)
1 Mile, 29 Mile, 62 Mile & 100 Mile
Alpine Challenge
Alpine, CA
25, 50, 62 & 100 miles
Cycle Eastlake & Run
Chula Vista, CA
Cycling-100k (road), 25 Mile (road), 18 Mile Mountain Bike Ride / Runs-1/2 Marathon, 10K, 5k
Tour de Cure Ship to Shore
Long Beach, CA
8, 11, 32, 61 & 100 miles
May ’15 Event Location Distance
Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride
Rosarito to Ensenada, BC Mexico
Chip timed 50 mile fun ride & finish line fiesta
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)
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
Great Western Bicycle Rally
Paso Robles, CA
Multiple distances and rides over multiple days
June ’15 Event Location Distance
Coates Cyclery, Pomona CA
14.5, 31, 44.5 and 63 miles
Salsa Ride at the Border
San Diego, CA
Metric Century & Half Metric Century
Baja Bike Race
Tecate to Ensenada B.C Mexico
73 miles
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
Challenge the Bear Annual Bike Ride
Tehachapi, CA
12, 31 & 62 miles
Ruta del Vino Bike Ride & Wine Festival
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
San Francisco to Los Angeles, CA
525 miles over 8 days, average is 60 miles a day
Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride
Rosarito to Ensenada, BC Mexico
Chip timed 50 mile fun ride & finish line fiesta
Oct ’15 Event Location Distance
Share the Road Ride
Simi Valley, CA
25, 50 & 100 miles
Bike MS: Coastal Challenge
Santa Monica to Santa Barbara
Santa Monica, Ventura & Santa Barbara 30 to 150 miles over 2 days
Orange County Ride for Aids
Orange County
62, 100 miles, Taste of OCRA Ride
Nov ’15 Event Location Distance
Giro Della Costa Centrale: an Italian Cycling Festivale presented by
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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