Join us on Sunday, June 11, 2023 for a day of ElliptiGO riding and fun in Santa Cruz, California.

(See who will be there!)

Pre-registration is required:

  • Free for GERC members
  • If you are not already a GERC member, registration for this event will also initiate a free one-day limited Club membership covering the day of the event.

Please register at the bottom of this page.

Group ride: All levels welcome; no rider left behind!! The group will have a lead GO and a sweep GO. This is a self-supported ride. Please bring water, extra tube, tools and make sure your GO is ready to ride.
Rentals: Participants must provide their own ElliptiGO or make their own arrangements to borrow or rent one. Rentals will not be provided or coordinated by GERC.
Local organizer: Nikki Shoemaker

Sunday, June 11, 2023

9:00-9:30AM: Riders gather at our ride meet up location:

Java Junction
519 Seabright Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95062

There is free parking in Java Junction’s lot, metered parking on the street, and additional free parking in the dirt lot across the street.

Map/directions here

9:30AM-Noon: 20 mile group ride.

We will start at Java Junction for coffee and tea for those interested. The ride will cruise past the Santa Cruz Boardwalk and wharf and then onto Westcliff drive, taking in the breathtaking ocean views all along the coast. We’ll turn around at Wilder Ranch State Park.

The return route is a combination of a new bike path, hugging the coast, then out and back the along the downtown levee, finishing up at Tramonti Italian restaurant. Tramonti has a lovely outdoor patio and is located across the street from our Java Junction meet-up point.

Strava route: here

Noon-2:00PM: Post-ride lunch right next to our start/finish point:

528 Seabright Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Tramonti serves pizza, pasta, fresh salads, etc., and is located just steps from the ride start/finish point.

Map/location to restaurant: here

If you’d like more information about future one-day events or how to organize a one-day event in your area, please email

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