Gmail - Beach Cities Cycling Club Newsletter January 15, 2018
Peter Richardson <richpetesue@gmail.com>

Beach Cities Cycling Club Newsletter January 15, 2018

Beach Cities Cycling Club <BeachCitiesCyclingClub@wildapricot.org>Mon, Jan 15, 2018 at 2:51 PM
Reply-To: "Peck, Matt" <BCCCvelo@outlook.com>
To: Peter Richardson <richpetesue@gmail.com>




JANUARY 15, 2018 NEWSLETTER


Bobski and his court.

Friday Bun Riders at the Bridge


Welcome back  Gordon, April & Rita (with George)!


Saturday was picture perfect.



En route to Benedict Canyon


Below, taking a rest in SaMo.


The L2 crew


L3 riders strike a pose


Sunday at Spoke Bicycle Cafe, Frogtown.



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 Meeting tomorrow, Tuesday,

 January 16, 2018 600-800pm.

Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. 
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/926227549

You can also dial in using your phone. 
United States: +1 (571) 317-3122

Access Code: 926-227-549

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RIDE LEADERS' CORNER

We meet second Wednesday of each month.

Live and in person. 

630PM, Beach Cities Health District Basement.

NOTE: RIDE START LOCATIONS WILL BE CHANGING,

EXCEPT FOR THURSDAYS & SUNDAYS.

FIND YOUR RIDE OF CHOICE BELOW 

TO FIND OUT WHERE TO GO.

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Volunteers Needed.....

Beryl Elementary School (Grades 2-5) 

Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety Class.

 Monday, Jan 22, 8:30 to 2:30

 920 Beryl Street, Redondo Beach, CA 90278

If you are a first-time volunteer, you can assist with one of our veterans.  If you have any health restrictions, we can assign you to an easy task; a greeter, directing the children to the various stations, etc.

To volunteer or for more info, contact Pres Jim: jim_hannon@BCCClub.org.


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VOLER STORE IS OPEN!!!


If you waited to see what the kit looked like, are a new member, or just decided you want more...now is your chance.

A new BCCC - Voler Store is open

Here is a link to the store.

https://www.voler.com/custom/ordering/li/20453

The store will be open until midnight on January 21st

Orders will ship direct to customers on or about February 22.

Sizing samples are not available this time. Check the sizing guide in the store for information, or compare notes with friends who have bought garments.

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We live it every Saturday. Now, watch it on the big screen.

Coming February 21st to the Regal Promenade Theatre in Rolling Hills Estates.

Details here.

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NEW MEMBERS

 WELCOME Helen Vincent & Bob Hoffman!!!

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TUESDAY RIDE

Departs 9AM, Parking lot across from Captain Kidd's

THIS WEEK - PORTO'S!!!!


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WEDNESDAY RIDERS...

Meet Pres Jim at the Catalina Coffee parking lot for this next ride,

 on January 17th.

Next week, however......

RIDES WILL START AT

THE PARKING LOT ACROSS FROM CAPTAIN KIDD'S

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BOB'S BUN RIDE

 Fridays, 830AM, ROMAN AROMA!!!!!

(NOTE - ANYONE WHO DRIVES TO THE START - THERE IS FREE PARKING ON FRANCISCA OR GERTRUDA AVENUE.  PLEASE DO NOT PARK IN THE PARKING LOT)

1/19 - Whole Foods/Starbucks, Playa Vista

1/26 - Roman Aroma, RB



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SATURDAY RIDES

Access route sheets and the club calendar by going here.


RIDES WILL START AT

THE PARKING LOT ACROSS FROM CAPTAIN KIDD'S


L1/L2 -BALBOA ISLAND

81 miles for a frozen banana and a ferry ride?  Who's in??

You are, of course.

Bring some change for the ferryman.

81 miles, 1400 feet. L1 - follow Mario Obejas.

L2 - follow Diana Thacker.


L3-DONUT LITE

No bananas or ferry rides for you. 

No donuts either, at least en route.  Just a pleasant, but challenging, ride around PV. 

43 miles, 3K feet led by Mindy Bowman. 


L4-TERRANEA

An out-n-back ride to the Terranea Resort led by OM Travis.

23 miles, 1.5k feet.

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

Catalina Coffee Company

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

Captain Kidd's,  Redondo Beach Pier


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:

Julian Katz

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

Web Master:

Randy Ross

Social Director:

Lesley Siegel

Membership & Volunteer Director:

Debbie Hannon

Sponsorship Director:

Fred Fasen

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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