Bike, Ride & Roll the Parks of D1 – Saturday, May 19th 2018

 Mar, 14 - 2018   BeautifySJ

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The inaugural District 1 Bike, Ride and Roll Tour will give residents a different way of discovering the parks within San Jose Council District 1. By traveling at a human-scale speed, residents will gain new appreciation for the roads and trails that connect the D1 parks.

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A collage of parks in District 1

This self-powered journey will start and end at Marijane Hamann Park and will feature stops at many of the parks in District 1.

[Want to go, but don't have or can't operate a bike, let us know, as we are working on alternative modes]

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At many of the stops, volunteers from the neighborhood associations associated with that park, will hand out light refreshments to ensure that people stay hydrated and energized.

  1. Approximately 11 miles
  2. With stops at multiple parks
  3. Slow to moderate pace
  4. Please have a safe, functioning bicycle/roller blades or fast legs.  Bring: A working knowledge of bicycle rules, appropriate safety equipment (helmet, please), water. Children must be accompanied by an adult. (see disclaimer)
  5. Stay tuned, as we are looking at different ways people who are unable to ride a bike or don't have a bike can also participate.

Saturday, May 19th
8:45 am until 12:30 PM

Meet at 8:45 am
*Mariane Hamann Park
2747 Westfield Avenue
San Jose, CA 95128

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*Origination and exact route may change, so stay tuned.


When cycling on public roads, there is always an inherent risk. Please follow all traffic laws and be aware of your surroundings. Participating in this event is potentially hazardous and that a registered party should not participate unless he/she is medically able. Understand that events may be held over public roads and facilities open to the public during the event and up on which hazards are to be expected. Participation carries with it certain inherent risks that cannot be eliminated completely; ranging from minor to catastrophic injuries, understand and agree that, in consideration of being permitted to participate in the event, I and any registered party, the heirs, personal representatives or assigns of myself or the registered party do hereby release, waive and discharge the D1 Leadership Group, the D1 Leadership Group board, Volunteers, Sponsors, Partners and the City of San Jose, their employees, members, families, heirs or related parties for any and all liability from any and all claims arising from participation in the event by myself or any registered party.

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