Cycling Fans Get Red-Carpet Treatment At The Finish Line

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Big Bear Lake, CA, April 23, 2012, 3:00pm - The Big Bear Lake Resort Association is rolling out the red carpet for cycling fans at this year’s Amgen Tour of California Stage 6 Finish with V.I.P. Finish Line Experience Packages. The packages come with overnight accommodations at a Big Bear lodge, hotel or cabin bundled together with V.I.P. tent … [Read more...]

Elementary School Assemblies Highlight Cycling and the Return of the Amgen Tour of California

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Big Bear, CA, April 18, 2012, 3:00pm - In an effort to educate Bear Valley students about the upcoming Amgen Tour of California as well as promote a healthy lifestyle and enlighten students about cycling as a sport, Paul Zamoyta, Board Trustee for the Bear Valley Unified School District and avid cyclist, hosted assemblies at the three elementary … [Read more...]

Redlands Bicycle Classic 2012

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Redlands - Big Bear Lake, CA March 22, 2012 3:00 pm - The Redlands Bicycle Classic will be held over 4 days beginning Thursday March 22nd. These bike races are held primarily through out the streets of Redlands and out to Beaumont.  This race began just after the Summer Olympics Games held in Los Angeles in 1984 and has been going strong for 28 … [Read more...]

Big Bear Lake City Council Meeting Tonight

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 14, 2011, 8:00am - The Big Bear Lake City Council will meet in regular session tonight at 6:30pm in Hofert Hall. The council will get an update from the San Bernardino National Forest on US Forest Service activities in the area. On the consent calendar the council will consider an agreement with AEG for Big Bear Lake to … [Read more...]

Big Bear Welcomes Tour of California Back!

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Big Bear, Ca, November 3, 2011, 3:30pm - Big Bear will be a host city for the 6th stage of the race.  The route will once again be from Palmdale to Big Bear, however the exact route is unknown at this time. The Big Bear Cycling Association, which emerged during the 2010 Amgen Tour of California, has since developed into a strong organization with … [Read more...]

Big Bear Once Again Chosen As Host City For Amgen Tour of California!

Big Bear, Ca, November 3, 2011, 8:00am - Earlier this morning it was announced by AEG that Big Bear once again will be a host city for the Amgen Tour of California.  This is the second time in three years that Big Bear has been chosen to be a host city for the tour, which draws audiences world wide.  Big Bear will be a host city for the 6th stage … [Read more...]

Cyclists Stretching & Alignment Seminar

Big Bear, Ca, August 29, 2011, 3:00pm - Join the Big Bear Cycling Association tonight at Nottingham’s from 7:00 to 8:00pm for a free seminar on Body Alignment and Stretching for Cyclists.  According to Craig Smith, President of the Cycling Association, as cyclists train, and strengthen and improve their muscles, those strong muscles can pull our … [Read more...]

City Applies To Be Host City For Amgen Tour of California 2012

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UPDATE: August 30, 2011.  According to Rick Bates, Director of the Event Resource Office, the City of Big Bear Lake should receive a response to their proposal to host the 2012 AMGEN Tour of California by the end of September.  Big Bear, Ca, August 29, 2011, 12:00pm - The City of Big Bear Lake has submitted a proposal to AEG to be a host city for … [Read more...]

Events Have Economic Impact In Big Bear

  Big Bear, Ca, April 14, 2:00pm - The Event Resource Office of Big Bear Valley presented an executive summary of visitor economic impact in relation to 2010 Big Bear Special Events.  The study focused on 18 events including the Amgen Tour of California: Big Bear Climb, 4th of July Fireworks, Antique Car Club Fun Run, Oktoberfest, and … [Read more...]

Amgen Tour of CA Announces 2011 Host Cities

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Big Bear, Ca, October 7, 2010, 12:00pm - There are 481 incorporated cities and towns in California, making it a difficult task for organizers of the Amgen Tour of California to select only 15 host cities for the 2011 Amgen Tour of California professional cycling race. This year Big Bear Lake was not selected due to logistical planning. Organizers … [Read more...]