VOLKSSPORTS

25 Km YEAR ROUND BIKE

January 1 -December 31, 2016

LINCOLN, CALIFORNIA

Sponsored by:

The Placer Pacers, AVA 686/CA 46

Stamp Number PA16/0402

  

Start/Finish Location:  Starbucks Coffee,  110 Ferrari Ranch Road, Lincoln, CA 

Event Times:

Daily:    6am - 9pm  

Closed New Years Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas

  Bike and walk may be done during daylight hours only..

Procedure: Look for plastic file box marked "Placer Pacers". Fill out a start card and sign the log. Take a map and have a great bike. When you return, stamp your books. Place start card and money in the start card envelope and mail it. PLEASE DO NOT INTERRUPT STAFF IF THEY ARE WAITING ON CUSTOMERS OR ASK THEM VOLKSSPORT QUESTIONS.

Water/Restrooms: Available at Starbucks.

Trail Ratings/Description: The bike is rated 1A, the route is over surfaced roads, and bike trails.  The route goes along the bike trails, and surface roads.

 

Award: This is a credit only event.

 

Fees:               Credit only                                 $ 3.00

Bike only                                  Free

 

Please have exact change or a check. Checks should be made payable to Placer Pacers. IVV books will not be available. However, there will be free "insert cards". You will need one for each type of book that you have. This event will take place regardless of weather.   No refunds.

Point of Contact:                     Don Ratliff:  916-645-8280

                                                email:  dratliff@calwisp.com

 A Year-Round Event is map guided and may be done most days of the year (you need to check each specific event for any closed days). 

  Directions:   From I-80, east or west, take CA-65 towards Roseville, Lincoln.  Exit at Ferrari Ranch Road.  Turn right onto Ferrari Ranch Road.  Cross Groveland (first stop light) and turn into strip mall shopping center with TJ Maxx and Ross Stores.  Starbucks is on the right next to AT & T.

 

Disclaimer: Every responsible effort will be made by the sponsor to make this event safe and enjoyable. However, the sponsor cannot be held responsible for any lost or stolen articles, accidents, or injuries of any kind.

 

What is Volkssport? Volkssport literally means a sport of the people. Presently, there are four basic types of volkssports: walking, bicycling, swimming, and cross country skiing. These are noncompetitive events designed to appeal to participants of all ages.  It is not a contest of speed -each participates at his or her own pace.   The volkssport philosophy recognizes that everyone cannot and should not attempt to compete in timed events; but, everyone can and should participate in some lifetime program for exercise. Volkssports events are not laps (except swimming in a pool) around a track or block; but, instead, strive for scenic or historical trails. The events are open to everyone.

 

Every person who completes the course is a winner and is eligible to receive that recognition designed for the event. This may be a patch, a medal etc. It may be for CREDIT ONLY, which means the event is used for an individual's IVV event and distance award. However, anyone may participate FREE.

 

 

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