MandaRIDE to Benefit the Loomis Basin Education Foundation

The Loomis Basin Education Foundation is hosting a cycling fundraiser to support fine arts and technology programs in Loomis Basin elementary schools. The inaugural MandaRIDE features
12-mile and 30-mile cycling routes, as well as a guided family ride.

Ride to feature 12-mile, 30-mile routes and guided family ride


Saturday, April 28
Registration: 7 a.m.
30 Mile Ride Start: 8 a.m.
12 Mile Ride Start: 8:30 a.m.
Guided Family Ride: 9 a.m.


Route: All riders will begin at Loomis Grammar Elementary School and will ride along country roads throughout the scenic Sierra Nevada Foothills.

Registration and ride start:

Loomis Grammar Elementary School
3505 Taylor Rd.
Loomis, CA 95650
COST: Registration
30 Mile Bike Ride – $50 (includes a post-ride farm-to-fork lunch at the historic Loomis Train Station)
12 Mile Bike Ride – $25
Guided Family Ride – $15
Register at

All riders must complete their registration, sign a liability waiver, and wear helmets. Children riding in the guided family ride must be accompanied by an adult. Minors participating in the bicycle rides must complete a minor’s waiver and have a parent/guardian signature.

Loomis Basin Education Foundation (LBEF)

A 501c3 nonprofit, was founded in 2006 by parents, educators and community members to support and enhance the education of students in the Loomis Union School District. The proceeds from the MandaRIDE will go to fund fine art and technology education in Loomis Basin schools.

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