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SoCal: Training Ride Kickoff
The first official Training Ride of AIDS/LifeCycle 2014!!!
Saturday, October 5th
Kite Field, Lake Balboa Park, Encino
(Please see map below for exact event location within park)
Check-in opens: 9am
Expo & Lunch opens: 11am
Routes close: 2pm
Join us for two beautiful rides through the San Fernando Valley
-- departing from Kite Field in Encino's Lake Balboa Park --
led by our Cyclist Representatives and Training Ride Leaders.
When you return, we will host an expo featuring some of our Community Support Partners,
offering information, gear, samples and post-ride massage, stretching clinics & chiropractic therapy. A
delicious lunch will also be provided by Well Done Catering!
Training Ride Info
Route 1 (Intermediate)
Route 2 (Beginner)
Required items for all Training Rides. If you don’t have any of the items listed, please contact us. We’ll help you figure out what you need and where to get it!
Our fantastic official bike sponsors Cannondale will be onsite to provide bike tech and demos to our cyclists at the event.
Demo bike reservations are now full. If you have reserved a demo bike with Cannondale, you will need to arrive 30 minutes prior to
the scheduled departure time for your route, and please bring a
photo ID to claim your demo bike.
NEED A BIKE?
Bikes and Hikes LA is offering HALF OFF on bike rentals for Training Ride Kickoff Participants.
Call them at 323-796-8555 to reserve your bike for the day.
Make sure you tell them you're with AIDS/LifeCycle.
Cycling gear and tech
Massage and chiropractic
Happy Hour Body
Fitness info and demonstrations
Tony Poland, CMT
Stretching & Core Strengthening workshops
**Please bring a towel to participate
AIDS/LifeCycle Camp Store, Teams Lounge and Gear Swap
Lunch menu from Well Done Catering:
Vegan Gluten-Free Blueberry Banana Walnut Bread *GF
* Denotes Vegan
Directions and Parking
Take the Metro! Orange line to the Balboa Metro Station
From SOUTH: Exit the 101 at Balboa Blvd and turn right. Once you pass Burbank Blvd, take first entrance to the park on the right. Gravel parking lot will be on the left.
From NORTH: Exit the 101 at Balboa Blvd and turn left. Once you pass Burbank Blvd, take first entrance to the park on the right. Gravel parking lot will be on the left.
Parking available at Kite Field (see map for location of lot)
**Click map for larger version