Start/Finish: Manning Park Area 9 (Lower Manning Park), Santa Rosa Ln and San Ysidro Rd., Montecito
Beneficiary: The Matthew Abrams Junior Development Fund, Echelon Junior Cycling and The Riviera Youth Bike Team
Cost: $75.00 per rider. Registration through USA Cycling https://www.usacycling.org/register/2017-1748
Format: Untimed fun ride, no hard rollout. Two routes with timed segments (via Strava app), neutral pace between timed segments (like a mountain bike Enduro race, hence “Echelon-duro”). Self supported, SAG available with phone call. SAG stop at entrance to Ellwood Shores.
• Echelon-duro 120 (start after 9:00) https://www.strava.com/routes/7719830 o 120km (74.5 mi.), 2189m climbing (7,182’), 8 timed segments
• Echelon-duro 60 (start after 11:00) https://www.strava.com/routes/7894782 o 60km (37.25 mi.), 1404m climbing (4,606’), 5 timed segments
Barbeque late lunch (2:00-5:00)
Prizes for best times (based on Strava data for 7/9) on each timed segment, plus overall best time on all 8 segments. Raffle prizes TBD