Legends of Cycling: A Bike East Bay Benefit

From Bike East Bay:

Bike East Bay invites you to meet five bicycling Legends in an exciting preview to Pedalfest. This special evening will host a moderated discussion with five industry legends, as well as food from Rosamunde Sausage Grill and beer from New Belgium Brewing Co. Guests will enjoy stories and career highlights from legendary guests including the father of the modern mountain bike Gary Fisher; four-time U.S. National Road Race Champion Freddie Rodriguez; three-time National Off Road Bicycle Association Champion Jacquie Phelan; mountain biker and trials rider Ryan Leech; and Olympic Silver Medalist and U.S. Bicycle Hall of Famer Nelson Vails.

Advance tickets are available for $45, at www.legendsofcycling.eventbrite.com or $50 at the door. All proceeds benefit the bicycle advocacy work of Bike East Bay.

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