Jill's Ride for Hope
Saturday, August 25, 2012 • Los Gatos High School
Jill's Ride for Hope is a non-competitive event. Timing services will not be provided. Suggested donations listed.
Schedule of Events
|7:00 AM — 8:00 AM:
||Start Time 100K Ride
|9:00 AM — 10:00 AM:
||Start Time for 40K Ride
|11:00 AM - 11:30 AM:
||Start Time for 5K Ride
|11:30 AM — 12:00 PM:
||Start Time for 5K Run/Walk
|11:00 AM — 2:00 PM:
||LGHS Memorial Garden BBQ
Start Time: 7:00 AM — 8:00 AM
NEW ROUTE POSTED WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22 at 8:00 PM!!! Course Description: This is a 62.69 mi Bike Ride in Los Gatos, CA. The Bike Ride has a total ascent of 3,907.48 ft and has a maximum elevation of 2,798.56 ft. There will be checkpoints on the course with water, Gatorade, and treats, and there are public bathrooms along the route. The ride will finish on roads going through the town of Los Gatos.
Riders should plan on finishing the 100K in at most 5.5 hours. This is approximately a 11 mile per hour pace. The last checkpoint closes at noon. Slower paced riders should start at 7 AM.
CLICK HERE TO VISIT MAPMYRIDE.COM FOR MORE INFO IN THE 100K COURSE
Download turn-by-turn directions for the 100K.
Start Time: 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM
Course Description: This is a beautiful course that goes around scenic Stevens Creek Reservoir. There is one tough ¾ mile climb and 3-4 short climbs.
Riders should plan on finishing the 40K in at most 3.5 hours. This is approximately a 8 mile per hour pace. Cutoff time for the Mt Eden checkpoint/aid station is noon. Slower paced riders should start at 9 AM.
CLICK HERE TO VISIT MAPMYRIDE.COM FOR MORE INFO ON THE 40K COURSE
Download turn-by-turn directions for the 40K
5K Ride, Run, or Walk
Start Time for Ride: 11:00 AM — 11:30 AM
Start Time for Run or Walk: 11:30 — 12:00 PM
Course Description: Ride, run, or walk the 5K route. A mostly flat route with a few short slopes touring East Los Gatos.
Click Here to View +3 Network Course Analysis
Bike Event Rules!
- All riders must wear a helmet.
- Riders must obey all traffic laws of the State of California. All roads will be open to traffic.
- Riders must check in after the ride. If you choose to abandon the ride, you must contact the race organizer John Christensen by calling (408) 858-8899.
Bike Event Recommendations
- Bring your own water bottle and food with you to help you keep going during the 100K and 40K bike events. Water, Gatorade, and snacks will be provided at checkpoints.
- Bring a tube repair kit!
- Carry a cell phone, personal identification, and some cash.
Jill's Ride for Hope 2012 Sponsors
— Platinum $8,000+ —
The Kelly-Moore Paint Company
— Gold $2,500+ —
— Silver $1,000+ —
Anonymous Silver Sponsor • Anonymous Silver Sponsor • DWM Properties • Moore Buick GMC Truck • Don Williams & Associates Insurance • Consigliare Management Company
— Bronze $500 —
Icing on the Cake • Physical Therapy of Los Gatos • Little Oak Preschool • The Gordon Collins Family of Los Gatos • Daniel L. Hall, DDS, MSD, and Dr. Gregory R. Burnett, DDS Orthopedics • Westside Mortgage Group
The Jill's Ride for Hope Committee and CASSY gratefully acknowledge the support of all Jill's Ride for Hope sponsors and participants. For information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Matthew Wygant.