This triathalon series is the primary fundraiser for the Cal Poly Triathlon Team. Offers Sprint (swim 800 yards, bike 12.3 mi., run 3.1 mi.) and Olympic distance (swim 1,500 meters, bike 24.7 mi., run 6.2 mi.) events to challenge both experienced and novice athletes. Lake Lopez, Arroyo Grande. marchtriathlonseries.com
Sat., Oct. 6, 2012: A century (100 mi.), metric century (62 mi.), and half metric century (30 mi.) bike ride; there’s a ride for every level & families too! All riders receive a wine tasting punch card, a swag bag, and a BBQ lunch celebration. The bike ride is supporting services for our armed forces and uniformed officers through local non-profits SLO LEAF & Creative Mediation. Ride begins at Heritage Square Park in Arroyo Grande and includes Edna Valley and Lopez Lake. centralcoastclassique.com. (805) 549-0442.