Beach Cities Cycling Club Newsletter September 17, 2018




SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 NEWSLETTER



WEDNESDAY


FRIDAY

The Bunners invade Klatch Koffee, RB


SATURDAY

At the Domes, L2 riders


And a short while later, the L1 crew


L4 Riders


SUNDAY


ELSEWHERE....

BCCC women on the un-Amtrak Century


Peter, Sue, Helen & Mario, too



Carol Fern, outside of Columbus, OH-IO, rides the Great Miami Bike Trail



THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO SENDS IN PHOTOS!

Take a picture of a recent Club ride?  Accomplish something noteworthy on the bike?   

Write a story? Share an anecdote?

Email me by Sunday night for consideration in that week's Club newsletter.

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BOARD REPORT

GO RIDE!

Next Board Meeting
Thursduay, October 11, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT

Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/168583189

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (224) 501-3412

Access Code: 168-583-189

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RIDE LEADERS' CORNER

We meet second Wednesday of each month.

So see you in October!

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And Now....

Welcome to our Newest Sponsor!



Torrance Bakery

www.torrancebakery.com

Downtown Torrance
1341 El Prado Avenue
Torrance, CA  90501
(310) 320-2722

Gardena
15934 S. Western Avenue
Gardena, CA  90247
(310) 327-7744

A family owned and operated business since 1984, they are well known for their fabulous cakes and delicious pastries. Those of you who go on Bun Rides are well aware of their tempting goodies.  But, did you know they partner with El Camino Community College and the YMCA to teach aspiring chefs, bakers and decorators the tricks of the trade?

This is a sponsor worth visiting…whether you need a wedding cake, custom cake, pastries, special occasion cookies or a delicious sandwich!  

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HAPPY HOUR!!

 Sunday, September 23rd.

The Deck, Hermosa Beach. 5-8PM.

And sad hour, as we say farewell to BCCC member Ian Fulton and wife Anne as they head off across the pond to London.

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NEW MEMBERS

Welcome Denis Faye!

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BOB'S BUN RIDE

 Fridays, 830AM, starts at ROMAN AROMA

9/21 - Roman Aroma, RB

9/28 - Bunner's Choice


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SUNDAYS WITH LARRY

9AM, RUHS

9/23-The Corner Store, SP

10/7 - Porto's

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SATURDAY RIDES

Access route sheets and the club calendar by going here.

Helmets are required on all Club Rides.

Front and rear lights are recommended.


L1-THREE RIVERS

Flat, fast ride out to SGRT, RHRT and LART.

Then home. 64 miles, 1100 feet led by Mario Obejas.

L2-THREE RIVERS

Same as L1, just not as fast. Follow Diana Thacker. 

L3-TWO RIVERS

One less river.  Which one is it?  Come out and find out. 44 miles, 900 feet led by Bill Ungar.

L4-DONUTS!

A ride you should do at least once with the Club. Ride out to Watt's Towers.  Then a stop at Dale's Donuts, then home.

OM Travis leads this 38 mile, flat ride.

In the interest of safety, whenever it is either actively raining or the ride route has wet roads, it is club policy to cancel a club ride.  Club members may still choose to meet and ride in these conditions; however, the ride will not be considered an official club ride. 

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   LANTERNE ROUGE  





CLUB RIDE SCHEDULE


Click on the above link to the Club's ride calendar for complete description of rides and links to maps & route slips. Rides below subject to change - check our website!!!

Saturday:

8:00AM 

Parking Lot Adjacent to Captain Kidd's

All levels.

Occasional remote starts.


Sunday:

9:00AM from

Redondo Union High School

(Parking Lot)

Rides 12-30+ miles

around Palos Verdes

All levels



Tuesday:
 

9:00AM

Parking Lot Adjacent to Captain Kidd's

Route varies, 40-70+ miles

L2 Pace (typically)


Wednesday:

3:00PM (when it's not Daylight Savings Time)

4:00PM (during Daylight Savings Time)

Parking Lot Adjacent to Capatain Kidd's

Palos Verdes Hilly Ride

20-25 miles


Thursday:

9:00AM

Manhattan Beach Pier

North to Ballona Creek

turnaround at Centinela

OR head north for longer

rides 25-50+ miles

Ride usually ends at a

Hermosa Beach coffee shop

Pace dictated by riders



5:45PM Nightriderz led

by Ironman Tim O'Crowley

Malaga Cove Plaza, Palos Verdes


LIGHTS REQUIRED!


Friday:

Bob's Bun  Ride, 8:30AM

Roman Aroma

L4 Pace 20-40 miles


Don't ride alone!

Check out the Club's Facebook Page for other riding opportunities posted by club members,or post one yourself.



BCCC supports:

California Association of Bicycling Organizations

South Bay Bicycle Coalition

League of American Bicyclists

Cal Bicycle Coalition

Bicycle Angels











OFFICERS/DIRECTORS

Club President:

Jim Hannon

Vice President:

Gary Parsons

Secretary:

Susan Callaway

Treasurer:

Donna Martinez

Member-at-Large:

Peter Richardson

Ride Leader Directors:

Mathew Peck

Mario Obejas

Adult Bicycling Education Directors:

Sam Gengo Jack Bauer

Youth Education:

Jim Hannon

Steve Reichlin

Diversion  Project:

Jim Hannon

Jack Bauer

Social Director:

Lesley Siegel

Membership & Volunteer Director:

Debbie Hannon

Sponsorship Director:

Nancy Arsenault


Newsletter Directors:

Matthew Peck

Jim Hannon

Bike Corral:

David Hui

Insurance:

Jim Hannon

Grants:

Debbie Hannon

Community Outreach:

Bonnie Nixon


Club Sponsors         












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BCCC is a California 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Charitable Corporation.

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Redondo Beach, CA 90277



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