We have had a lot of fun with May is Bike Month (MIBM) over the past few years. Elk Grove Cycling Club made a great showing against other Sacramento region clubs last year. We also saw some great back and forth competition between EGCC cyclists for the clubs over all number one spot in total miles ridden. If you have registered for this event in the past for EGCC, you can login and receive your early bird and veteran badges. If you are new to MIBM, you can register by clicking on the…continue reading →

Bike Around the Buttes

Bike around the Buttes is coming up again. EGCC riders have done this event in the past and have really enjoyed it.  All of the proceeds stay locally and go to directly benefit diabetics in our community. (more…)

2016 NAHBS

This weekend the North American Handmade Bicycle Show took place at the Sacramento Convention Center. I attended the event with some friends. There were a lot of custom creations on hand from a bunch of different builders. We saw carbon, steel, aluminum and titanium. All finely crafted examples of bikes ready tear up the track and the trails. Some bikes looked like they could be your everyday best friend, others were ready for a cross-country long haul, and some, well some, looked more like works of art than something you would ride everyday. (more…)

Digital Download – Desktop Wallpaper

I ran across this desktop wallpaper the other day and I thought some of you might enjoy it. The wallpaper features one of the riders from the Astana Pro Cycling Team. I don't recognize the rider from the image. Perhaps it's Vincenzo Nibali, I'm not sure. Regardless, it's a cool desktop wallpaper. Perhaps it will serve as a bit of inspiration for you on your computer screen. (more…)

Did You Know? – Bicycle Registration

This is the fist post in the new Did You Know category. We'll use this category to post informational tips we think our members may find helpful. Today's topic is bicycle registration. Residents living in Sacramento county can register their bicycles using the Sacramento Police Departments free online registration website called Ride On!