REGISTER

  • Date is July 24th (4th Saturday in July).
  • Cost is $35 – ride only & buff –  REGISTER HERE.
  • $75 for ride and lunch & buff – REGISTER HERE.
  • We have 4 Routes (26 miles, 39 miles, 65 miles, 82 miles) plus an optional 24 mile hill climb.
  • There will be rest stops along the way, a SAG Wagon and Healdsburg’s Spoke Folk Cyclery will provide a mechanic and work station for on-road assistance the day of the event.
  • All routes are posted on Ride With GPS – receive a link once you have REGISTERED.
  • We have a collectible Jersey available for purchase at $80 with an order deadline of June 6th, 2021. ORDER HERE
  • Proceeds from this event will support our Rotary Community Projects in the areas of health and wellness including food insecurity, clean water, environmental sustainability, and education.
  • We will keep you informed of future developments

 

Here is some updated information about this event.

Emergency Contact Number 707.292.7159

FRIDAY July 23rd

Pre-registration from 4:00pm to 6:00pm at Spoke Folk Cyclery

201 Center Street, Healdsburg, 95448.

SATURDAY July 24th

Mill District event site is located at 55 Adeline Way, Healdsburg  –  vehicle access only

Cyclists and pedestrians will access the site one half block north of 164 Healdsburg Ave, along side the railroad tracks.

REGISTRATION            6:30 to 9:00

We will begin registering riders at 6:30 with a 7:00am starting time.  All riders must check in and sign waiver forms.

TOUR START                7:00

ROUTES

Four routes are viewable on the Ride with GPS app :

https://ridewithgps.com/auto_approve/Event/145274/6Ao1U0myXqodF4as

25 miles through Alexander Valley

39 miles through Alexander Valley, up to Asti and then over to Dry Creek Valley

60 miles through Alexander Valley, Dry Creek Valley and down through the Russian River Valley

82 miles through Alexander Valley, Dry Creek Valley, Russian River Valley then over to Chalk Hill Road and back through Alexander Valley.

At mile 8 on all routes and mile 74 on the 82 mile route there is an up and back hill climb.  The elevation is 3622 feet with a 17% grade.  There is NO aid station on this leg and cell coverage is spotty.  Recommended for experienced riders only.

Some printed maps will be available Saturday morning.

REST STOPS / AID STATIONS

We will have rest stops/aid stations with water, food and toilets at the following locations :

Mile 17  Geyserville Elementary School, 21485 Geyserville Ave, Geyserville, 95441

Mile 32  Rued Winery, 3850 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, 95448

  • Spoke Folk Cyclery will operate a bike repair station at this location.

Mile 48  Shone Farms, 7450 Steve Olson Lane, Healdsburg, 95448

Mile 75  Geyserville Fire Station #2, 3250 Hwy 128 East, Geyserville, 95441

SAG WAGONS            7:30 to 2:00

We will have Sag Wagons travelling the course between 7:30am and 2:00pm to assist those in need.

Contact number : 707.292.7159

 

AFTER RIDE MEAL       11:00 to 1:30

River Rock Casino will be serving a delicious buffet to those riders who purchased the lunch option.  Meal hours will be from 11:00am to 1:30pm.  If you plan on eating, please monitor your ride to return in time to enjoy lunch.

 

BIKE VALET SERVICE   10:30 to 2:30

Complimentary bike valet services are being provided by the Sonoma County Bicycle Coalition between the hours of 10:30am and 2:30pm.

 

BUFFS & JERSEYS

All entrants will receive our 34th Year Commemorative Buff (tube sock style face mask).

We will have a limited amount of Giro Healdsburg Cycle Jerseys for sale and will take orders for additional jerseys to be delivered later.

HOURS OF OPERATION           6:30 TO 2:30

6:30am to 2:30 pm     Registration desk and general site.

11:00am to 1:30pm    Buffet Lunch and Bar

7:30am to 2:00pm      SAG Wagon Support

8:00am to 10:30am    Rest Stop #1 Geyserville Elementary School

8:30am to 12:00am    Rest Stop #2 Rued Winery

9:00am to 1:00pm      Rest Stop #3 Shone Farms

11:00am to 2:00pm    Rest Stop #4 Geyserville Fire Station #2

10:30am to 2:30pm    Bike Valet Service

If you have signed up for lunch, please monitor your travel times to be back in time to be served.

SPONSORS

Heartfelt thanks to our generous sponsors who made this event possible :

Healdsburg Tourism Improvement District                Big John’s Market

Andy Esquivel – State Farm Insurance                        Spoke Folk Cyclery

Pschstratgies                                                                  Terra Nutura

Morton Construction                                                     Corazon

Mill District                                                                     HRC (Healdsburg Running Company)