AIDS/Life Cycle Bicycle Ride to pass through SLO County

The AIDS/Life Cycle Bicycle Ride, a seven-day bike ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles to raise money and awareness to fight AIDS/HIV, will pass through San Luis Obispo County on Tuesday and Wednesday.

On Tuesday, the riders will leave King City and use portions of Highway 1 and Highway 101 before reaching the Paso Robles Fairgrounds.

On Wednesday, the cyclists will leave Paso Robles using Highway 46 west to Highway 1 then go southbound through Morro Bay and onto State Route 227 through Pismo Beach before reaching Preisker Park in Santa Maria.

The ride begins Sunday at the Cow Palace in Daly City and ends Saturday at Fairfax High School in Los Angeles.

The California Highway Patrol will be on hand to ensure the safety of motorists, cyclists and support vehicles during the ride.

For traffic updates, visit the District 5 website at: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/road_information.htm

The link to the Aids/Life Cycle riders location is http://www.aidslifecycle.org/life-on-the-event/route/.