L’Etape California EXPERIENCE THE TOUR DE FRANCE IN CALIFORNIA SUNDAY, APRIL 30, 2017

Schedule

Saturday, April 29, 2017

9:00 AM   Parking at Mt. Baldy opens

11:00 AM – 6:00 PM    Registration / Number Pick Up / Expo, at  Cable Airport, 1749 W 13th St, Upland, CA 91786

EXPO Schedule of Events:

11:00 AM – 6:00 PM   Expo /Registration / Number Pick Up
Tour de France Museum including items from the race and a virtual reality experience

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM    CTS Bike Handling Clinic

2:00 PM – 2:30 PM    Jens Voigt Discusses his favorite Tour de France Memories

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM    “Shut Up Legs” by Jens Voigt Book Signing

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM    Analysis of a Tour de France Sprint with Freddie Rodriguez

Downtown Los Angeles French Bakery Pitchoun will be on site Saturday, April 29 to serve sandwiches, pastries, and other baked goods.

Sunday, April 30, 2017

5:30 AM – 7:00 AM   Registration / Number Pick Up (arrive early!)

  • Cable Airport, 1749 W 13th St, Upland, CA 91786
  • Peet’s Coffee provided for athletes!

7:30 AM   Ride Start

11:30 AM     First Rider Finish

12:00 PM – 7:00 PM     Post Ride Meal at Mt. Baldy Ski Lifts

Route

Metrics

Distance: 74 mi / 119 km (84 mi if riding back to start)
Elevation Gain: 11,000 ft
Categorized Climbs: 3 (Glendora Ridge Road, Glendora Mountain Road, Mt. Baldy Road)
Start/Registration/Expo: Cable Airport, 1749 W 13th St, Upland, CA 91786
Finish: Mt. Baldy Ski Lifts, 8401 Mt Baldy Rd, Mt Baldy, CA 91759

Parking

Riders may park vehicles in a designated area near Mt. Baldy Ski Lifts beginning Saturday, April 29, 9AM. On the morning of the ride, April 30, riders may drop off their car at the finish line or park at the Start/Expo located at Cable Airport (1749 W 13th St, Upland, CA 91786).

Friends and family are encouraged to watch their riders at the finish on Mt. Baldy but they should plan to arrive before 11:30 AM due to traffic on Mt. Baldy Road.

 

Upcoming Events

  1. L’ETAPE California Bicycle Race

    April 30 @ 6:00 am - 4:00 pm

Avgas

Fuel Island Self Service 24-7.
Current Fuel Prices as of March 7, 2017:
$3.95 gal. for 100LL Self Serve.
$3.38 gal. for Jet-A Self Serve.

100LL Truck Fuel Service also available:
$4.15 per gallon -- 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Monday thru Friday.

Cards Accepted : Phillips 66-Conoco-Union 76...AVCard, AVFuel, American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover.

NOTICE: The fuel prices listed above are subject to change without notice.

Bulletin Board

Wanted: Airplane Ride share to Santa Monica Airport, willing to share all expenses. Please contact Fernando Ayala @ 626-627-6949.

Rob Cable Memorial Scholarship

The Rob Cable Memorial Flight Scholarship is awarded each year in memory of a wonderful friend of aviation and an outstanding pilot with a great love of flying. It is hoped that Rob Cable’s spirit will live on in the accomplishments of those who follow in his flight path.
The scholarship will provide aviation education and training for selected candidates who have a passion for flying or a career in aviation maintenance.

Scholarship Terms and Conditions

1. Applicant must be an United States Citizen

2. Applicants must have reached their 16th birthday by January 1 of the year in which the scholarship is awarded. (There is no upper age limit.)

3. Applicants must show proof of completion of a Private Pilot Ground School.

4. Applicants must have their FAA Medical Student Pilot Certificate.

5. There are no scholarship restrictions based on gender, race, ethnicity, disability, or age, other than those imposed by Federal Aviation requirements.

6. Applicants must not have a record of felony conviction, driving under the influence, or record of abuse of recreational or prescription drugs.

7. Successful candidates must complete their training within one year.

APPLICATION

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