APRIL 20-23, 2023 | Monterey, California | USA
WORLD’S PREMIER CYCLING FESTIVAL
Located in Monterey, California, the Life Time Sea Otter Classic presented by Continental is the largest gathering of cycling enthusiasts in North America. Enjoy four days of action-packed camaraderie and fun. Sea Otter offers nearly every type of competitive bike racing and recreational tours imaginable for all ages and abilities. Stay in a hotel with gorgeous coastal views or camp on-site at Laguna Seca with friends and family. Everyone will enjoy the Sea Otter Classic! REGISTRATION OPENS NOVEMBER 1, 2022.
Life Time Members Early Access Registration
Life Time members — after six months of membership — get access to our athletic events one week before the event registration or lottery opens to the general public.
Professional and amateur athletes alike make the annual pilgrimage to Sea Otter to participate in over 300 events. Disciplines are represented including gravel, cross country, downhill, dual slalom, short track racing, circuit, criterium, and road racing.
Enjoy the views! Sea Otter offers two Gran Fondos that cover the rolling hills and gorgeous coastal roads of Monterey County. If you prefer the dirt, there is an off-road tour for both gravel and mountain bikes which traverses the scenic trails and roads of the Fort Ord National Monument.
See and ride the latest bicycles on the trails or on the track! Kids’ and adults alike can grab the bike of their choice and head to one of our four Ride Zones for a test ride.Try them all over the four days and take home not only big smiles, but new skills to try out on trails at home.
Visitors can watch exciting trials shows, see the newest gear and win swag while strolling the world’s largest consumer bicycle expo featuring over 900 brands. With all the autograph sessions, parties, and product demonstrations happening, no other event allows visitors such close access to their favorite brands and cycling heroes.
Supreme fun happens in the woom Kids’ Zone! The Sea Otter Classic is a family event with loads of special activities for kids. Generations have learned how to ride a bike and improve their skills at Sea Otter. All children ages twelve and under get a free Festival Pass and can compete in kids races, ride a pump track, enjoy carnival games and more! Best of all, Skipper the Sea Otter hosts an annual Egg Hunt. Your little ones will love hunting for eggs around the woom Kids’ Zone and the chance to find eggs with prizes inside!
CUSTOMIZE YOUR SEA OTTER SCHEDULE
There is so much to do at the Sea Otter Classic, it is hard to do it all! Review the complete schedule for the latest information on racing, riding, expo activities, and live shows.
Log into our schedule page to create your own Sea Otter experience!
Produced by Life Time
We believe every event is an extension of our Healthy Way of Life philosophy and brand, and it’s always our goal to deliver an exceptional event experience for both participants and spectators.