Los Angeles Ride!!! Aug 15th

Discussion in 'Races, Events & Group Rides' started by rockvoice, Jul 28, 2009.

  1. rockvoice

    rockvoice Member

    L.A. area motorized bikers, putting on a ride from Griffith park that will go to Elysian park (near Dodger Stadium) and back to griffith park.

    This is the start of what will be a club and have either monthly or every two weeks rides throughout diff areas of L.A. and surrounding areas.

    the first one wil be Sat Aug 15th 10am Will post the route soon but will go through part of downtown and chinatown through Elysian park and back to Griffith park
     

  2. angrysamoan

    angrysamoan New Member

    Cool! We really gonna ride, or hang out and talk? haha
     
  3. vintagebiker

    vintagebiker Guest

    Sounds cool...are there a lot of hills in that area?
     
  4. rockvoice

    rockvoice Member

    hey, I'm gonna ride the route tomorow or fri. I'm trying to route it so the only (major) hill will be down hill leaving Elysian park on stadium way to riverside drive which heads back to the start at griffith park.
    there are some hills (Sunset blvd) in the echo park area where the park will be entered.

    ive ridden the course in about an hour but figuring a little stop off break in elysian park. once leaving elysian its like 15 mins back to the start.

    hope you and more L.A. socal riders can make it and make it a regular event.

    also once i chart the course i will print maps for everyone at the start(just in case)
     
  5. rockvoice

    rockvoice Member

    Route for Aug 15th Los Angeles ride!

    The ride will be Aug 15th 10am.

    We will meet at the fountain at Loz Feliz blvd and Riverside drive (theres a giant fountain on the corner)
    Thats the start and finish.
    from there we go south on Riverside till it ends at Sanfernado rd
    rt on San Fernando to Pasadena ave
    rt on pasadena to Broadway
    Broadway to Ceasar Chavez (Ceasar chaves becomes sunset)
    Sunset to Elysian make rt.
    then left on Stadium way. this is the entrance to the park and will be a rest stop for a little bit for those who wish to.
    from there just continue on stadium way and it puts you back on Riverside and on to the finish.

    The ride is about 13 miles and the only grade is slight the last mile before the park.
    any questions just call me Rob/Rockvoice 323.459.6520
    So Los Angeles MBrs and those in surrounding areas let do this and have some fun!
     

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  6. MotorBicycleRacing

    MotorBicycleRacing Well-Known Member

    yea, I know where the fountain is and will try and make the ride

    there is a huge meet in Long Beach on Sun August 23rd close to
    the ocean, will be nice and cool
    more info real soon
     
  7. Blueeyes

    Blueeyes New Member

    Is Tracy going to ride along too?
     
  8. motormouth

    motormouth New Member

    I'll be there with a buddy who just finished his first build.
     
  9. rockvoice

    rockvoice Member

    Hey, Don't forget the rides coming up this Sat 10am
     
  10. rockvoice

    rockvoice Member

    Los Angeles ride tomorow Aug 15th

    Meet up tomorow at 10am at corner of los feliz and riverside drive (the fountain) will prob hang there a little bit to make sure all thats going are there. if anyone needs directions or more info call me
    323.459.6520 Rob/Rockvoice
     
  11. motormouth

    motormouth New Member

    Anyone ridden the route already? how long does the the route take? I spaced and have plans, but I might be able to squeeze it in depending on how long it's going to take.
     
  12. rockvoice

    rockvoice Member

    hey motor, I rode it today and it was less than an hour. Hope you can make it
     
  13. motormouth

    motormouth New Member

    If I can't make that I suck. It didn't sound that far, but I thought I'd ask to make sure. I'm looking forward to it!
     
  14. rockvoice

    rockvoice Member

    the ride this past Sat (though a lower than antisipated turnout) was really cool. we had a grand total of 7. thanks to all who came out and lets do it again soon. here's a few pics.
     

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