When: Oct 06 2021 6:30PM – 9:30PM
Where: PayPal Park
Who: San Jose Bike PartyRoute: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37704920
Join us as we test the route for October’s Bike Party!
SJBP relies on cyclists like you to help us test the route before we launch each big event!
Wednesday, October 6 – Meet at 6:30, roll at 7!
Ride leader: Miles
Ride length: 17ish miles
Ride pace: Moderate (12-14 avg mph)
Start: VIP parking lot (aka Audi Lot) behind PayPal Park:
There will be roughly 20 minute stops at each of our two prospective regroup spots.
These small group rides are a great way to meet new people, catch up with old friends, or just get out for a social ride. While you’re pedaling, we’ll count on you to help us keep an eye out for potential route hazards. Your feedback will help us adjust the route and keep all of Bike Party safe!
Things to watch out for:
– road or bike lane construction
– hazardous railroad crossings
– poorly signed lane changes
– tricky turns
– problematic regroup spots
– notable debris in the road
– dangerous traffic patterns
Turn By Turn
|Turn left onto Coleman Ave||0.1|
|Turn right onto Brokaw Rd||0.6|
|Continue onto Martin Ave||0.8|
|Turn right onto Lafayette St||2.0|
|Turn right onto Calle De Luna||5.2|
|Turn right onto Calle Del Sol||5.4|
|Turn left onto Tasman Dr||5.5|
|Turn right onto Alder Dr||8.4|
|Turn left into the VTA Lot for RG1||8.5|
|Exit RG1 and turn right onto Alder Dr||8.6|
|Turn right onto E Tasman Dr||8.7|
|Continue onto Great Mall Pkwy||9.0|
|Turn right onto S Abel St||9.3|
|Continue onto S Main St||9.7|
|Continue onto Oakland Rd||10.2|
|Turn right into the City Sports Shopping Center for RG2||11.6|
|Turn right onto Oakland Rd||11.7|
|Turn right onto E Hedding St||13.4|
|Turn right onto Coleman Ave||15.1|
|Turn left out of RG2 onto Oakland Rd||15.8|
Everyone is welcome to attend this event, but please, read and follow our “How We Ride” guidelines to keep everyone safe and to keep San Jose Bike Party rolling! We share the road with other vehicles and we frequently ride in the dark.
Having a great time and want to help? We’re always looking for volunteers to help guide riders at corners or to handle other tasks. Talk to any of the “BIRDs” (look for the “bird” logo!) for details. Or you head over to our Donation Page.
Some helpful hints:
- Follow the Law
- Be Predictable
- Be Conspicuous
- Think Ahead
- Ride Ready