OC Ride For AIDS

  • OCRA Training Rides

If you would like to receive information about upcoming OCRA training rides coordinated by Team OC, please contact leaders@teamoccycling.org or visit their website at teamoccycling.org.Read more

  • Century Ride

NOTE:  Below is a description for our 2016 OCRA Century Route.  We are in the process of finalizing the 2017 Route.  While not exactly accurate for 2017, the following information will give you a good idea of what to expect. The Orange County Ride for AIDS Century Ride route has been designed with the experienced […]Read more

  • Metric Century Ride

NOTE:  Below is a description for our 2016 OCRA Metric Route.  We are in the process of finalizing the 2017 Route.  While not exactly accurate for 2017, the following information will give you a good idea of what to expect. Intermediate to experienced riders will find this ride to be a satisfying challenge. Not quite […]Read more

  • Taste of OCRA Ride

Returning for the 2017 Orange County Ride for AIDS, this “no-spandex-necessary” route is perfect for families and/or casual riders looking to get involved in healthy and easily accomplished activities that serve a cause, as well! This ride will give you a taste of what OCRA is about and we’re certain that next year you’ll want […]Read more

  • Participant Discounts

The following discounts and offers are being provided to 2017 Orange County Ride for AIDS participants. Please patronize these and all of our great sponsors! Free Training Opportunities Team OC: Each weekend, TEAM OC is currently conducting training rides for beginners ready to ride for a reason. Visit teamoccycling.org to join in the fun and […]Read more

  • Volunteer for a Great Cause

Can’t ride but want to help? Volunteer opportunities are available prior to and on the day of the ride. If you are interested in volunteering for OCRA and for a listing of the specific opportunities available, please contact Tammy Nguyen, ASF Volunteer Coordinator, at 949-809-5771 or tnguyen@ocasf.org.Read more

  • Event Staff Contacts

OCRA c/o AIDS Services Foundation Orange County 17982 Sky Park Circle, Suite J Irvine, CA 92614-6482 Phone: 949-809-5700 Fax: 949-809-5779 The following people are available to help you and answer questions about OCRA… Director of Events Sierra Catcott – (949) 809-5750 or scatcott@ocasf.org Volunteers Tammy Nguyen – (949) 809-5771 or tnguyen@ocasf.org Corporate Donors Chris Bragg […]Read more

  • Resources

Tools and tips to help you raise money, participate and help spread the word about the Orange County Ride for AIDS. Downloads OCRA Social Media Toolkit Helpful Fundraising TipsRead more

  • Schedule & Location

OCRA, a one day ride, takes place on Saturday, October 28, 2017. The following is the day of the event schedule (subject to change): 7:00 am: Century, Metric Century and Taste of OCRA Ride Check-in opens 7:30 am: Opening ceremony 7:40 am: Commencement announcement 7:45 am: All routes (Century, Metric Century, and Taste of OCRA) […]Read more

  • Route Maps

Each route, the Century Ride, Metric Century Ride, and Taste of OCRA Ride, has a devoted web page containing information on the ride, a picture of the route map, and a downloadable PDF of the route map. Click the link below for the page you wish to visit. You will be able to link to […]Read more

  • Rider Info

What is OCRA? OCRA is a one day, weekend ride limited to 250 riders. A $50.00 registration fee will begin your fundraising requirements. Each rider is required to meet a minimum fundraising goal of $125. The 8th annual Orange County Ride for AIDS will take place on Saturday, October 28, 2017. OCRA offers Century (100 […]Read more

  • Donation Information

Donations of any size are greatly appreciated and all funds raised go to AIDS Services Foundation to provide help to those in our community affected or infected by HIV/AIDS. Here are just a few examples of how your donations will be used: $25 provides one HIV test $50 provides a prevention seminar to homeless youth […]Read more

  • Related Events

Want to learn more about “Riding for a Reason?” Are you an avid Cyclist?  Or a Two-Wheel Weekend Warrior?  Or perhaps you’re just looking to dip your toes into the big wide-world of bike riding!  Regardless of your experience or level, the OC Ride for AIDS is for you!  Support an important cause while being […]Read more

  • Corporate Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor Shopoff Group Gold Sponsors Silver Sponsors Chase Equinox Madison Square & Garden Cafe Bronze Sponsors PIMCO Foundation Pure Ride Cycles Union Bank The Unlikely Cyclist Supporting Sponsors Barefoot Wine & Bubbly Prize Sponsors For information on how your company or foundation can support Orange County Ride for AIDS, please contact Chris Bragg at […]Read more

  • Presenting Agency

The mission of AIDS Services Foundation Orange County(ASF) is to prevent the spread of HIV and improve the lives of the men, women and children affected by HIV/AIDS in Orange County. The agency was founded in the late summer of 1985 by a small group of volunteers because people were dying, had nowhere to turn, […]Read more

  • The HIV/AIDS Story

In 1986, Dr. H. Mahler, the Director of the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that as many as 10 million people worldwide could already be infected with HIV. The first case of HIV/AIDS in Orange County was reported in 1981. Protease inhibitors, introduced in 1996, provided a real glimmer of hope in the fight against […]Read more

  • What is OCRA?

Orange County Ride for AIDS – Saturday, October 28, 2017   Orange County Ride For AIDS (OCRA) is a fully supported one day ride -not a race- through some of Orange County’s most breathtaking scenery. OCRA offers Century (100 miles), Metric Century (62 miles) and Taste of OCRA (30 miles) rides starting in Irvine. The […]Read more

  • History

2010 was our inaugural year. Early in the morning of October 10, 2010, nearly 100 riders gathered at Saddleback College, the start and finish of the Inaugural Orange County Ride for AIDS. The cyclists participated in either a 100-mile Century ride, or a 62.5 mile (100 kilometer) Metric Century ride.  Riders of every level were represented and […]Read more

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