Yellow Pages |   News Updates |   Events Calendar |   Movie Times | Recycling  |   Document Shredding
Rocklin & Roseville Today Events
Celebrating 14 Years Online
HOME

Tour de Lincoln among Best in U.S. for 2016




tour-de.jpg

The Lincoln Volunteer Center and Placer Valley Tourism are delighted to announce the Tour de Lincoln was honored by ACTIVE.com, host of the world's largest directory of sports and recreational activities,  as one of the Top 10 Spring Metric Century Rides in the country for 2016.

Bob Romness, who serves as the executive director for the Lincoln Volunteer Center, was thrilled when he learned that the ride had received such tremendous recognition.  "We were so excited to get the news that the Tour de Lincoln was included in this top 10 category!"
 
"There are a lot of great rides in Northern California, as well as around the country and to be recognized nationwide by ACTIVE.com is a real honor," stated Romness.  "The Tour Committee and volunteers work very hard every year to create the best experience possible for all the cyclists who participate."
 
The Tour offers options for every type of rider: The Pleasure Cruise is a beautiful 10 mile ride, The Rolling Hills adds a little challenge with a 20 mile route, The Country Climb is an ambitious, gorgeous 40 mile course and finally The Metric Century is 63 miles of stunning Placer County hillsides with a 3800' of vertical gain.

This year marks the Tour de Lincoln's 15th year anniversary on Saturday, May 14 and all rides leave from McBean Park in Lincoln.  Don't miss out on this incredible event and chance to see why ACTIVE.com named it as one of the best in the nation. 

To register, go to www.tourdelincoln.org   





Placer County News Headlines

Holiday in the Hills on the Placer Wine Trail in DecemberRoseville, CA, - Come join us and help celebrate the holidays on the Placer Wine Trail to benefit Toys for Tots. Enjoy the holidays in Placer County

How the Grinch Stole Christmas Comes to Life at This EventSacramento, Calif. - Dr. Seuss' beloved holiday tale "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" will come to life at Fairytale Town's annual Winter Wonderland event.

California Bowl in Roseville November 24- 26Roseville, CA - Nov. 16, 2017 -One of the most competitive and exciting youth football tournaments on the west coast returns to Roseville over Thanksgiving weekend.

Kids with Disabilities to Get Help with Telemedicine Program (Sacramento, Calif.) - The UC Davis Department of Pediatrics has received a $2 million, five-year grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to fund a new telemedicine program

Gun Scare in Roseville at Woodcreek HighRoseville, CA, - Roseville Police find loaded handgun following alert from Woodcreek High Students.

Ford can 'Focus' on its futureRoseville, CA,- Not many people are probably aware, but the Ford Focus has been among the top-selling cars in the world, and even held the top spot in 2013.

$1.5 Million in Grants for Sacramento-area NonprofitsRoseville, CA,- Kaiser Permanente has awarded 52 grants totaling more than $1.5 million to local not-for-profit organizations, schools and public entities in Sacramento, Yolo and Placer counties.

Roseville Gas Prices Up 20 Percent Year from Last YearRoseville, CA,- Gas prices in Roseville ticked up slightly this past week. Following on the heels on California's $5 billion a year gas tax hike

Holiday Safety Tips by Roseville Police Dept.Roseville, CA,- The holiday season is a busy and festive time. While you're busy preparing, criminals are stepping up their efforts to increase their holiday haul.

Fishing Club Monthly Breakfast in AuburnThe Rooster Tails Fishing Club monthly breakfast will be held at the Auburn Elks Lodge at 195 Pine Street in Auburn on November 17

Placer County Regional Bikeway Plan UpdateAs Placer County experiences dramatic growth in population, new homes and businesses, the popularity of cycling grows at the same time

Orange is New Pink 5K Walk for Breast CancerOrange is the New Pink 5K Walk for Breast Cancer will take place Sunday, Dec. 3 at Mandarin Hill Orchards in Penryn


NEWS: In Case You Missed It