TOUR OF LONG BEACH
5 - 31 - 62 - 100 mile routes
A Charity Ride Supporting Pediatric Cancer Research (Millers Childrens Hospital Long Beach)
Long Beach is a beautiful place to cycle. This ride event includes a Finisher's Medal and a post-ride Bike Festival. BOBie members are encouraged to ride in their BOBie club kits or jerseys...let's represent our club well and recognize each other on this ride!
If you register for this ride, please come back here to the ride posting and let us know which route you will be riding.
Description - 31/62 mile riders
The 31-mile Tour route has been carefully planned by 2000 US Olympian, former Pro Tour Cyclist and Long Beach Bike Ambassador, Tony Cruz. Starting in Downtown Long Beach at Marina Green Park riders will experience all that Long Beach has to offer: Pacific Ocean views, inland bays and waterways, a bustling downtown waterfront, visitor attractions, scenic parks, plus dozens of eclectic neighborhoods, each with its own style and spirit. There is an option to tour twice and ride 62 miles for a Metric Century Ride. Riders will finish along Shoreline Drive and be directed to the Bike Festival where finisher's medals, food, refreshments, and live entertainment are available. Rated "Best Tour" by Active.com users.
Description - 100 mile riders
The 100+ mile Cruz Gran Fondo brings Italian cycling culture to Southern California. The course will take cyclists along the Tour route then down PCH through Huntington Beach and Newport Beach before returning. Professional Cyclist Tony Cruz will be leading the ride along with members of Long Beach's Cruz Cycling team. Riders will finish along Shoreline Drive where finisher's medals, food and refreshments are available. Participants receive a goody bag, water bottle, Gran Fondo Jersey (mailed if registering after February 28), finisher's medal and entry into the Bike Festival.
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