Join us for bicycling on the beach bike path from Marina del Rey to Redondo Beach
This beautiful beach bike ride is 22 miles round trip on mostly flat bike paths and roads. See a map of this route by CLICKING HERE (http://goo.gl/maps/ZLfY9).
All bike riders are invited who are comfortable and experienced riding on the road and bicycle paths and can keep up with a group riding at an energetic speed of 12 miles per hour for approximately 2 hours. This is not a beginners ride. Riding this distance requires endurance and practice.
MEETING PLACE AND TIME:
Meet Louis at 8:30 AM in the first row of Dock 52 parking lot for a safety talk and introductions. Please arrive early to park your car and get ready for the ride.
We will depart promptly at 9:00 AM.
There is free parking at Dock 52 parking lot. CLICK HERE (http://goo.gl/maps/8pJy5) to see a map of Dock 52 and to get driving directions.
We will celebrate Lobsterfest offering a steamed 1 1/4 pound Maine Lobster, corn on the cob and a baked potato for $17 at Quality Seafood Fish Market in Redondo Beach King Harbor at 130 International Boardwalk, Redondo Beach, CA 90277.
If you don't like seafood there are other food choices available nearby including vegetarian options.
PLEASE FOLLOW THESE GUIDELINES:
RSVP: If you can't come please change your RSVP to "No" so we are not waiting for you.
BICYCLE: Make sure your bicycle is in good working condition with the tires properly inflated and the chain lubricated prior to the ride.
SPARE TIRE TUBES: You need to know how to change your own bicycle tire tubes if you get a flat tire. Please bring spare tire tubes, levers, a small bicycle pump or CO2 cartridges to fill your tires with air once you change the bicycle tire tube. If you don't have spare tire tubes you might have to call a taxi to take you and your bicycle back to your car!
MONEY: Please bring money for your lunch and taxi if necessary.
BIKE LOCK: Do not leave your bicycle unlocked at any time. Please bring your own bicycle lock.
HELMET: Please be advised that you are required to wear a helmet to ride with our group.
WATER and FOOD: Please bring water to drink so you don't get dehydrated and food to eat, such as a protein bar, in case you get hungry.
RULES OF THE ROAD: Safety is always our first concern. Use standard hand signals for group rides and obey all traffic stops and signals.
Please read this important disclaimer: This Meetup group, it's organizers and members take no responsibility for any injuries nor accidents that may occur during events. By joining this ride you take full responsibility for your own safety. Please ensure that you are in good health before participating and understand that there is risk involved in your participation. This Meetup group does not certify the qualifications of any of it's organizers or trip leaders, and they are not responsible for your safety. We are all just participants, nothing more.
This event is crossposted in other Meetup groups.
You'll also have the chance to meet:
3 Adventure People from "Adventure People (http://www.meetup.com/AdventurePeople/events/140861372/)"
2 ACTIVE - Adventurists from "Southern California Outdoor Adventurers on Meetup.com (http://www.meetup.com/SoCalOutdoorAdventurers/events/140861682/)"
3 Fun People from "Southern California Gay & Lesbian Club (and Friends) (http://www.meetup.com/GayandLesbian/events/140860592/)"
3 Singles from "(OSS) Outdoor Singles & Socials (http://www.meetup.com/Outdoor-Singles/events/140860692/)"
7 Intrepid Explorers from "Exploring LA like we don't live here (http://www.meetup.com/explorelalikeatourist/events/140861092/)"
2 Outdoor Adventurers from "Great Outdoors - Los Angeles (http://www.meetup.com/Great-Outdoors-Los-Angeles/events/140861262/)"
3 outdoor enthusiasts from "LA Outdoors (http://www.meetup.com/LAOutdoors/events/140861582/)"
3 Adventurers from "Adventure-Us (http://www.meetup.com/adventure-us/events/140861492/)"
A total of 18 people are expected to attend!
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