Last Revised Jan 7, 2017
San Francisco Randonneurs will host an autumn 1000K randonee
EP1K Coastal - Eugene to Petaluma 1000K
Point-to-Point Northern California Coastal Route
Date: October 5-8, 2017
Start Location: Eugene, OR
Finish Location: Petaluma, CA
Rider limit: 25
Start time: 06:00
Time limit: 75 Hours, ACP
Ride Fee: $150 refundable to Aug 1, 70% to Sept 1, 50% to Sept 15. Non-refundable after Sept 15.
Point-to-point. Starting in Eugene OR, out to the coast at Florence; south following US-1 on the Pacific Coast Bikeroute thru Reedsport and Coos Bay, down the Oregon coast into California thru Arcata and Eureka, thru the Avenue of the Giants and continuing down CA-1 to Fort Bragg and Point Arena, climbing over the Sonoma coust, then inland up the Russian river to finsh in Petaluima, CA.
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18403749 (tentative, pending RUSA approval)
Riders are expected to be entirely self-sufficient. Drop bags will be delievered to Gold Beach/Garberville/Petaluma at 210, 420 and 625 miles, see map above (note: the second option has been cancelled and only Gold Beach/Garberville/Petaluma will be offered). With the exception of bag drops, riders cannot rely on vehicle ride support. Riders will need to rely on local services and should be prepared for long distances between services. Limited food options will be available and few of the small towns along the coast have 24 hr services, riders should plan ahead. Motel accommodations are the responsibility of the ride participants.
Oct 4: Start - Eugene (mi 0.0)Best Western New Oregon(541) 683-3669
Oct 5: Gold Beach (mi 210)Pacific Reef Motel(541) 247-6658Oct 6: Garberville (mi 420)Humboldt House Best Western Garberville(707) 923-2771Oct 7: Finish - Petaluma (mi 625)Motel 6 Petaluma(707) 765-0333
Riders must be familiar with RUSA rules for riders and adhere to RUSA rules at all times durring the brevet
Download the registration form HERE
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