6:30 AM. Registration Opens
7:30 AM. 62 mile Ride Begins
8:30 AM. 50 mile Ride Begins
9:00 AM. 25 mile Ride Begins
11:00 AM. to 3:00 PM. Barbeque Lunch Served
1:00 Pm. Prize Drawing
TOUR DE SEWER is a 62, 50, or 25-mile fun ride, not a race. Registration opens at 6:30 AM. The ride will leave Ford Park in Bell Gardens starting at 7:30 AM for the 62-mile ride, 8:30 AM for the 50-mile ride, 9:00 AM for the 25 mile ride. The 62-mile route has one difficult hill to climb and several moderate climbs. The 50-mile route has one moderate hill, the 25 is mostly flat.
The course will be marked at
each turn. Volunteers will be on the course and at the park to provide first-aid.
Downey Amateur Radio Club will again be providing radio communications over
the entire course. Rest stops will be set up along each route with water and
refreshments. Roving mechanical support will also be provided to assist when
needed or to transport stranded cyclists back to the park.
Safety and Rules
The use of ANSI or SNELL
approved helmets is required. The Tour de Sewer is not a race. Slower riders
must stay to the right, faster riders must make their
presence known when passing. All bicycles should be checked by an experienced
bicycle mechanic or your favorite bike shop (especially brakes and tires).
All roads will be open to regular traffic and cyclists are responsible for
obeying all traffic laws.