MAY IS BIKE MONTH REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

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…)

Foxy’s Fall Century

Foxy's Fall Century is a another great event. The ride takes place on backroads outside Davis, CA. The ride is named after the Foxy Grandpa, check out the ride history on the event website to learn more about the Foxy Grandpa. EGCC members who participated in last years ride really enjoyed the event. With three different route options, there are options for riders of different skill levels. (more…)

Giro D’ Vino 2015

Giro D' Vino is a great event that takes place in the Lodi wine region. You'll ride on mainly on country roads through the region with multiple stops at local wineries. Wine tasting is included in the cost of the registration. This isn't a race by any means, it's a causal tour at an easy pace with plenty of stops along the way to taste the wines, eat and chat with friends. It is November so be prepared for changing weather conditions. EGCC members who have participated in this event in the past have always had a great time. (more…)