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Santa Barbara Century Group Ride on Bastille Day

  • Van Nuys Train Station 7724 Van Nuys Van Nuys, CA, 91405 United States (map)

Please join us for another La Grange Century ride with support provided by Louis Bianco as we ride north to Santa Barbara. The ride starts at the Van Nuys Train Station and departs at 7 am sharp. 


Ride Rules:
This is a group ride, which means we stay together, and you should be able to ride at an average pace of 18 MPH. There will be four stops approximately every 20 miles for food and drinks from the truck. If someone has a mechanical, the group will stop so that we all stay together. You should not be riding ahead of the group. We will be stopping at the former Peet’s location in Brentwood for those that don’t want to ride over the Sepulveda pass.

$20, which includes the meal at Casa Blanca in Santa Barbara You must prepay via PayPal by Sunday, July 8th at 7 pm. The club’s PayPal email address is If you do not have a PayPal account, please send $20 to:

Rich Hirschinger, DDS
9615 Brighton Way Suite 323
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

You are responsible for your own train ticket, and most people purchase a coach seat but you can buy a business class if you so desire. Please buy a ticket for Amtrak 792 Pacific Surfliner departing Santa Barbara (SBA) at 4:40 pm arriving Van Nuys (VNC) at 7:07 pm. 

Duffle Bag:
You can bring a duffle bag with a change of clothes, which will be transported to Santa Barbara on the truck. Please plan on carrying your personal stuff back on the train. If there is room in the truck we can transport it but bikes take priority.

Earlier Event: July 11
La Grange Board of Directors Meeting
Later Event: July 14
LAVRA Elite Omnium Series