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CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN: East Bay (Orinda): 58 Miles Hosted by the Wildcats!
March 19@ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
CANCELLED Castro Valley Dublin Lafayette
Ride ID: 1183
58.4 Miles, Rolling Hills and Steep Climbs
Meet: 7:30 AM
Ride-Out: 8:00 AM
Welcome to the Saturday East Bay training series! This series is designed as slow ramp-up starter series for new riders but welcomes riders at all skill levels, including those who haven’t ridden a bike in years and those who may be recovering from injuries.
This week we do a big loop passing through Moraga, San Leandro, Castro Valley, Dublin, San Ramon, Danville, and Lafayette, before returning to Orinda. We’ll go up Moraga Way, Canyon Road, lower Pinehurst Road, and Redwood Road to the top of the East Bay Hills. From there, we’ll continue south along Skyline Drive past the Oakland Zoo. Then we’ll take a quick break at a Starbucks in San Leandro before going around Lake Chabot on our way to lunch in Castro Valley. We’ll then climb Schaefer Ranch Road and get to enjoy the great descent on Dublin Boulevard before working our way to our last stop of the day at Lunardi’s in Danville. There are two BART shortcuts – 26 mile option to catch BART in Castro Valley and a 35 mile option to catch BART in West Dublin/Pleasanton.
All skill levels are welcome! If any ride is too much, we will work with you on making sure you have alternatives to the entire route. You will have a great bike ride. That’s a win!
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REQUIRED ITEMS: bike, helmet, water bottle(s), tire changing tools, and a mask.
COVID-19 Policy: Vaccination is required to participate. All participants must have received one Johnson & Johnson dose or the second Pfizer/Moderna dose at least two weeks before the Training Ride. Masks are required when 6’ of social distancing cannot be maintained. This includes rest stops, indoors and in vehicles with more than one person.RSVP HERE
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