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Ride the Rockies, June 14-19, 2020


Northern California Fun Rides, & Races

Centuries & Fun Rides

Editor's Note: Owing to the coronavirus pandemic, many of the events in this calendar have been canceled for the year or postponed until later in 2020. We are making changes to the calendar as we learn about the date changes/cancelations, and we will keep updating this page until we receive all the changes. If you know of a date change/cancelation that we don't have yet, please email Cycle California! calendar

April

4/18 Mr. Frog’s Wild Ride: Feeney Park, Murphys. This year, expect a time trial in the middle of the 100K route. 50K has 2,461 ft. elev. gain & 100K route is 4,435 ft. & includes a ride to New Melones Dam. www.MrFrogsWildRide.org

May

5/3 Grizzly Peak Century: Campolindo High School, Moraga. 52 mi., 76 mi. and 102 mi. A hilly Scenic ride in the east bay hills with an optional loop north to Martinez & ride an additional loop in the east bay hills south to Castro Valley. Fee includes: rest stops with food, lunch, route sheet, map, route marking and SAG support. www.grizz.org/century

5/17 Death Ride™ Training Series: Getting ready for the Death Ride or the Alta Alpina Challenge? Looking to have your best day on a bike for one of these events? Sign up for the Wild Sierra and Death Ride Training Series which includes weekly training emails and hosted training rides. www.altaalpina.org/training

5/23-24 7th Annual Art of Survival Century: Malin, OR; Tulelake and Dorris, CA. Saturday: Choose from a century, metric, 45 mi., 16 mi. family friendly; or a 22 mi. mountain bike route through the Modoc Forest. Sunday’s gravel grinder from Dorris has route options; 73 mi., 54 mi., and 13 mi. family friendly. Rest stops w/great food and beverages with educational components highlighted regarding history of the area. Fee includes pre-ride reception, SAG, post-ride dinner, entertainment and prizes. survivalcentury.com. DISCOUNT FOR REGISTERING FOR BOTH DAYS.


Ride the Rim, Sep 12 & Sep 19, 2020



5/24 Skaggs & Super Skaggs: Lake Sonoma. 2 options: a 96 mi. 9,325 ft. elev. road-only ride & a 96 mi. ride w/10,525 ft. elev. gain. on Lake Sonoma singletrack. grasshopperadventureseries.com

5/24 Death Ride™ Training Series: Getting ready for the Death Ride or the Alta Alpina Challenge? Looking to have your best day on a bike for one of these events? Sign up for the Wild Sierra and Death Ride Training Series which includes weekly training emails and hosted training rides. www.altaalpina.org/training

5/30 Devil’s Slide Ride: Pacifica Community Ctr. 40 mi., 100K & 101 mi. rides along breath-taking coastal vistas, fearsome mountain climbs, rolling hills and the winding backroads of San Mateo County. The Century From Hell has a punishing 9,249 feet of elev. gain and has been named one of the top-10 century rides in Northern California. Full support, lunch, swag. www.parca.org

5/30 Death Ride™ Training Series: Getting ready for the Death Ride or the Alta Alpina Challenge? Looking to have your best day on a bike for one of these events? Sign up for the Wild Sierra and Death Ride Training Series which includes weekly training emails and hosted training rides. www.altaalpina.org/training



Siskiyou Scenic Bike Tour new date: Oct. 3, 2020


Southern California Centuries & Fun Rides

April

4/26 Finish the Ride: Postponed to 9/20/20. Crystal Springs Picnic Area, Griffith Park, Los Angeles. Join the movement for safer streets in California! 9 mi. family fun ride/roll, 20 mi. Nice & Easy Ride, 35 mi. Leg Burn Ride, & Half Century. finishtheride.org



4/11 Mulholland Challenge: Postponed to 9/26/20.Agoura Hills. Ride the beautiful Santa Monica Mtns along Mullholland Hwy. 52, 73, 106, 200 mi. routes. Must love climbing! Chip-timed. Entry includes a challenging and rewarding adventure; automatic participation in King of the Mountains Century Challenge. PlanetUltra.com

May

5/2 Anza Borrego Double Ordeal: Borrego Springs. 193 mi., 16,000 ft. elev. gain. Ride from the desert, to the mountains, to the ocean, and back. Virtually no traffic lights! www.mtnhighcycling.com

5/16 San Diego Century 2020: Cardiff-by-the-sea. 33, 67, 102.5 mi. routes around San Diego County. Sandiegocentury.com

5/16 Team NPF Cycle Orange County: Aliso Viejo Community Park. 8 mi. bike trail ride, perfect for families. 20-mi. bike trail ride; 60 mi. bike trail/road ride. Reg. $25 fee w/ $50 fundraising goal that gets an event t-shirt. $1,000 fundraising gets Cure Champion Jersey. All routes are fully supported with rest stops, ride marshals and SAG. After the ride, enjoy lunch and music. www.teamnpf.org/occycle



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Oregon Centuries & Fun Rides

April

4/19 Worst Day Ride: Lucky Lab Brew Pub, Portland. 15, 40 mi. routes. You’re invited to a pub crawl, disguised as a costumed bike ride! The organizers also promise to plant a tree for every rider. For the fee, you get breakfast, lunch, rest stops, drummers, photo booth, chocolate fountain, mechanical support, insurance, and on-course transport if needed. www.worstdayride.com

May

5/9 Mohawk Valley Metric Century: Armitage Park, Eugene. 50K mini route; 100K metric; 150K classic route. A benefit for the Oregon Youth Mountain Bike League's GRiT, a program to empower female student-athletes to make their mark, on or off the bike. Mohawkvalley100k.org

5/23 Mini-CROC: Pendleton, OR. Metric century. Start off your summer cycling with this beautiful ride along farmlands, wild flowers and low traffic roads, as you climb into the Blue Mountains. $60 before 5/1, includes SAG, "Blazing Saddles" themed rest stop, and end of ride meal in downtown Pendleton. Limited to 125 riders; reg. opened 1/3 on eventbrite.com under mini-CROC 2020. Proceeds help benefit several youth related events in the local area through Pendleton on Wheels (POW) bike club. www.cyclependleton.com