October 27 - 29

Los Angeles, we’re celebrating cycling and your city with Rapha Rides, a long weekend of rides and events. Join us this October by signing up to our schedule – see you on the road.

October 27

Friday

6.30am | 28 miles

Will Ride for Donuts Breakfast Ride

Join Wake up right with a classic LA ride along the beach through Santa Monica, Venice, and inland from Redondo Beach, stopping off at the iconic Randy's Donuts in Inglewood.

3pm | 23 miles

TGIF Ride

Join Skip out of work early for a mixed road and gravel ride which heads up Sullivan Fire Road up to Mulholland before dropping back to the city via Mandeville Fire Road.

6–9pm

Opening Party

Join We're throwing a party for the start of Rapha Rides Los Angeles with an evening of food and drink with local chef, Travis Flood. Plus we’ll hear about the making of the Rapha Rides Los Angeles film, which features artist and designer Geoff McFettridge.

October 28

Saturday

Two days | 165 miles

Transfer Ride

Join The main event of Rapha Rides Los Angeles is the Transfer Ride, a two-day trip over some of the best roads the city and its surrounding area has to offer.

10am

Group Riding Masterclass

Join New to group riding? This clinic offers tips for safe group riding, allowing you to ride with greater confidence.

2pm | 13 miles

Herman Miller Design Ride

Join Ride leader Michael Sainato, VP of Creative at Design Within Reach, puts pedal to pavement for a sampling of Los Angeles’ mid-century architectural treasures.

5pm | 15 miles

Sunset Ride & Photography Workshop

Join Ride to Los Angeles' picturesque locations and lookout points with local photographer and bike shop owner, Kyle B. Kelley and gain some tips on how to capture the moment.

October 29

Sunday

9am | 48 miles

Pedaler's Fork Ride

Join A spirited ride up and over the Santa Monica Mountains for coffee and donuts at Pedaler's Fork before riding back to Rapha Los Angeles.

10am | 20 miles

Climbs of Brentwood

Join An easy tour of the Brentwood neighborhoods going up Amalfi and then Mandeville Canyon.

5–8pm

Closing Party

Join Give a last hurrah to Rapha Rides LA, revelling in the glory of riding bikes and the weekend with food and drinks.

“It took me a while to figure LA out – actually, I don’t know if you ever figure it out.”

Geoff McFetridge

Artist and Rapha rider

Saturday & Sunday (October 28–29)

Transfer Ride

The main event of Rapha Rides LA, a two-day trip heading through the Santa Monica Mountains to Lake Casitias, and then returning via the Pacific Coast Highway and the Santa Monica Mountains. With food to be prepared by chefs Travis Flood of Pappas Artisinal and Lentine Alexis, you’ll eat as well as you’ll ride.

Cost:

$175

Ride highlights:

Day 1: 79 miles | Day 2: 86 miles

More than 10,000 feet of climbing to conquer

75 riders taking part

Breakfast on both mornings, gourmet ride food, Saturday night dinner, and a recovery meal on Sunday evening

Overnight stay in Lake Casitas

Special edition gift

Find out more
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