Secretary Dr. Jeffrey Beard, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation invites you to join the Special Olympics of Northern California & Nevada for the Fourth Annual Bike the Bridges event on June 9, 2013.  The event will take place from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM in the City of Martinez.

Riders will select from a 25, 55, and 100 mile course with the start/finish line located at Waterfront Park. Cyclists will cross the scenic Carquinez and Martinez bridge.  Funds raised during the event directly support more than 16,000 Special Olympic athletes as they compete during annual sporting events.  During 2012 the Bike the Bridges event raised more than $62,000 to eliminate costs for local families with participating athletes in ongoing Special Olympic events.

Registration fee to include lunch, entertainment, and prizes.  For event information and registration, please call Albert Rivas at (916) 324-6508 or by email at:

Complete Bike the Bridges event registration and details located at: