Ride & Event Info

Enjoy the ride, listen to the music, relax with a Lagunitas beer, get a massage, have a plate of food, and celebrate the day!

Registration & Packet Pick-Up

How, when and where to register for the Giro Bello, and  picking up your swag  bag.

Registration
Online Registration – closes on Wednesday, 6/24, at 11:59 p.m.
Day of Registration – from 6:00a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Event Packet Pick-Up
Preferable – Friday, June 26, 2020, between 3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Pick up your Giro Bello event packets on Friday, June 26, 2020, between the hours of 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at O’Reilly Media in Sebastopol. You will need to present your PHOTO ID. If you are picking up for someone else, you will need to bring a copy of their PHOTO ID.

Event Day Packet Pick-Up – between 6:30 a.m.-8:30 a.m.
We strongly encourage riders to pick up registration packets on Friday, June 26, 2020. However, packet pick up will be available between the hours of 6:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. at the expo area located at O’Reilly Media, in Sebastopol. Photo ID still required.

Important Event Times

A list of times to make sure that you don’t miss anything important.

Start Times
Century Route: Suggested: 6:30 a.m. – no later than 8:00 a.m.
Metric Century: Suggested: 7:00 a.m.
Family Ride: Suggested: 9:00 a.m.

Rest Stops & Porta-Potties
Rest stop closures will be timed with the above push-off times taking into account a moderate pace. Slower riders should begin early!
Porta-potties will be available at the Expo and on route.

Bike Valet & SAG Support
Bike valet opens at 10am for early finishers.
SAG support closes at 5:00 p.m.

Expo
Expo opens at 11:00 a.m. and closes at 5:00 p.m.
Everyone is welcome so invite your family and friends!
Enjoy the music, relax with a Lagunitas beer, get a massage, have a plate of food, land celebrate the ride!

Maps, Parking, Photos & Meals

What are the routes? Where do I park? Will there be a photographer? And, most importantly, what and when do I get to eat?

Maps
Century Map
Metric Century Map
Family Fun Map
Giro Bello Rest Stops – pdf

Parking
Parking is available at O’Reilly Media.

O’Reilly Media, Sebastopol
Address: 1005 Gravenstein Hwy N, Sebastopol, CA
Click here for a map to O’Reilly Media

It will also be available along Highway 116 and Mill Station Road, but will be limited. Please be careful of no-parking areas and cross the road at the cross walk located at the corner of Mill Station Road and 116. We also encourage you to carpool. Please be mindful of neighboring homes and businesses and park at O’Reilly Media or on public streets.

Ride Photographers
Our photographers request that riders put their bibs on the front of their Jersey so they can capture the number. It makes it easier to search for their photos after the event.

Post-Ride Meal
All riders receive a post-ride meal from our food vendors, and will be available to late riders who arrive by 4:30 p.m. Remember to have your meal tickets handy!
Family and friends may purchase meals directly from our food vendors.
Additional soda tickets may be purchased for $2 and additional beer tickets for $4.

Miscellaneous Info

A short list of administration-style questions you may be wondering about.

Registration Changes
Changes to your route selection can be made up to your check in time with a $25 processing fee.

Transfers
Transfers will be allowed until June 1, 2020 with a $25 processing fee.

Refunds
There are no refunds.

This is not a race!
Personal records are great, but please be safe and mindful of fellow riders and traffic.

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