Great Streets Rengstorff Park invites you to a bike tour on Saturday, March 2nd from 9:00 to 11:00 am!
Enjoy a leisurely morning ride and learn about how Rengstorff Park neighborhood streets are key assets to building stronger social ties, economic success, and a healthier community in Mountain View. You’ll travel approximately four miles, with stops along the way that highlight stories... read the whole note.
Are you passionate about doing more to help combat climate change? Or maybe making our cities more sustainable, bike-friendly places to live? Or maybe you just want to ride through the epic coastal scenery of Northern California. To fulfill any or all of these desires, we have a great ride and an amazing adventure for you! Join Team SVBC for the Climate Ride California 2013.
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This Sunday, SVBC member John Novitsky hosted a ride (not a date) and brunch with special guest rider, racer Alison Tetrick. This event was an auction item at our Annual Dinner last October, won by a couple of our friends in the Over the Hill Club.
Unfortunately I have the flu and couldn't join them but it sure looks like they had fun!
How did you spend your Thanksgiving morning? I was one of the hundreds of people that rode to the top of Kennedy on a beautiful Thursday morning to enjoy the gorgeous view and pre-thanksgiving feast at the top! This was my first year participating in the event and I was totally astonished by the number of participants that braved the 2500ft climb and 14-16% grade. Talk about a great way to... read the whole note.
Come along for a bicycle ride through South San Jose’s neighborhoods and valleys to explore how the city plans on growing in the next 30 years, from Caltrain transit villages to foothill sprawl. Hear from experts and delight in the beautiful landscape as we wind through city and country roads as well as the great bike paths the city has to offer.
Download a map of the route. (PDF 5.5 MB... read the whole note.
The first annual Silicon Valley Tour de Coop, a self-guided bicycle tour of chicken coops and gardens, announces its call for coops.
The tour is designed to educate visitors about keeping hens, inspire the bike rider and gardener in all of us, and build community. Open to adults and children, the tour will feature various hen houses and breeds.
If you have a chicken coop and are... read the whole note.
The Silicon Valley Brain Tumor Ride is a family-friendly bike ride and community day benefiting the National Brain Tumor Society!
Every day in the U.S. over 575 people are diagnosed with one of the 120 different types of brain tumors. Second only to Leukemia, Brain Cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in children and yet research continues to remain underfunded... read the whole note.
The ride will begin at 6:00 pm on Saturday, July 14th, starting in San Pedro Square Market. Arrive an hour early at 5:00 to check out the San José Bike Clinic, grab a bite to eat, and soak up the vibe! Whether you are a Bike Party regular, or if you want to try a social ride for the first time, the Ladies Ride is the perfect opportunity for women of all backgrounds and riding levels to enjoy... read the whole note.
Celebrate Parca's 60th year of helping people with developmental disabilities live independently by joining them for the Giro di Pacifica, Saturday, July 28, 2012, a ride designed to appeal to every level of rider, from expert to beginner. Participants have a choice of four distance ride options―the Giro Century, a Metric Cento (63-mile), Metric Cinquanta (33-mile), and Metric Venticinque (16-... read the whole note.
Parents, students, and community members are all invited to join other Bay Area cycling enthusiasts on a fun, professionally run and well-attended charity cycling event that meanders through the foothills of Silicon Valley and over Skyline as riders ride along the coast. Not to worry, there are distances for everyone ranging from 50 kilometers to the 100-mile century. The ride is hosted by the... read the whole note.