Marin County Century and the Mt. Tam Double — Aug. 4, 2018 Six bike ride options are offered; 50K, 100K, Marin Century, Mount Tam Century, 220K, and Mt. Tam Double Century. Limited to 2,000 riders. All rides start at the Marin County Fairgrounds in San Rafael. Sponsored by the Marin Cyclist Bike Club.
Tour de Cure – Silicon Valley — Aug. 4, 2018 Starts at 3000 Hanover Street, Palo Alto. Fund-raiser for American Diabetes Association.
Tour de Big Bear — Aug. 4, 2018 Five route options are offered in the mountains of Southern California — tours of 25, 50, 70, and 107 miles and a 125-mile Gran Fondo with 12,000 feet of climbing. Leaves from the Village at Big Bear Lake.
Tour d’Organics – Sebastopol — Aug. 12, 2018 Visit organic farms in the Sebastopol area on 16-, 30-, 63-, or 100-mile bike rides. Loops begin at Sebastopol community center; sponsored by OrganicAthletic. Annual fund-raiser for Sebastopol Community Cultural Center. More info here.
Cool Breeze — Aug. 18, 2018 Four bike ride routes up the coast and into the mountains, leaving from Ventura. Distances — 38 miles, 60 miles, 102 miles and 124 miles. The Double Metric is a Brevet sanctioned by the Randonneurs USA and features 8,500 feet of climbing.
Tour of Napa Valley — Aug. 19, 2018 Three options are available for cyclists — 100 miles, 65 miles, and 30 miles. Bike tours start at the Yountville Veterans Home and proceeds over Ink Grade, Pope Valley, or Mt. Veeder, depending on the route. Sponsored by the Eagle Cycling Club of Napa.
Bike the Bay — Aug. 28, 2018 Ride across the Coronado Bay Bridge. The 25-mile bike ride is limited to the first 2,500 entrants. Takes in San Diego, Coronado, Imperial Beach, Chula Vista and National City. Benefits San Diego County Bicycle Coalition.
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