02. February 2020 - 9:00 till 17:00
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CycleBots: 15-Mile Around Historic Santa Barbara | Wheel Fun Rentals | Sunday, 02. February 2020

Meet the LA Lone Scouts' on their CycleBot Tour at Wheel Fun Rentals to pick out your own Tandem Bike...for Cycling Merit Badge Requirement #7:
Using the BSA buddy system, complete all of the requirements for Option A. Road Biking

(A) Take a road test with your counselor and demonstrate the following:

(1) Properly mount, pedal, and brake, including emergency stops.
(2) On an urban street with light traffic, properly execute a left turn from the center of the street; also demonstrate an alternate left-turn technique used during periods of heavy traffic.
(3) Properly execute a right turn.
(4) Demonstrate appropriate actions at a right-turn-only lane when you are continuing straight.
(5) Show proper curbside and road-edge riding.Show how to ride safely along a row of parked cars.
(6) Cross railroad tracks properly.

(B) Avoiding main highways,

take two rides of 10 miles each

November https://www.eventbrite.com/e/10-mile-ride-of-shoreline-tickets-65073889756
November

two rides of 15 miles each

December
February - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cyclebots-15-mile-around-historic-santa-barbara-tickets-65226475143

and two rides of 25 miles each.

March 
April

You must make a report of the rides taken. List dates for the routes traveled, and interesting things seen.

(C) After completing requirement (B), participate in an organized bike tour of at least 50-miles. Make this ride in eight hours. Afterward, use the tour's cue sheet to make a map of the ride.

 
FOR WHOM:
Scouts from any BSA troop or BSA council can join this bike ride in Santa Barbara. You can bring your own bike to meet up at the "trail head" where the rest of us will be picking out a tandem bike.
This is NOT a drop off. 
All Scouts must be accompanied by 1-BSA ***** with YPT + First Aid from their troop at the maximum ratio of 4-scouts to 1-*****.
 
Everyone must wear comfortable clothes and shoes, and hat/sunglasses - bring your compass, water, $, lunch/snacks, camera, BSA Medical Form A/B/C, and this map:
https://wheelfunrentals.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/SB-Self-Guided-Bike-Tour-Map.pdf

NOTES - PLEASE READ CAREFULLY:
1) Travel from wherever you are and Wheels Fun Rentals in Santa Barbara is your responsibility.
2) This is NOT a drop off. All Scouts must be accompanied on the entire bike ride by an ***** (21+) with YPT + First Aid at the maximum ratio of 4-scouts to 1-***** from the same troop.
3) Price listed is for the (a) event patch + shipping fees, and (b) BSA Home Town Historic Sites Award + shipping fees.
4) Sign Up Scouts using their real first and last name. Please include their BSA Council and BSA Troop Number. Home address is the location you want the patch to be sent to.
5) BSA Home Town Historic Sites Award is designed to promote awareness of local community history.
Plan and complete a journey of at least fifteen (15) miles by bicycle which includes a visit to at least five (5) historic sites.