One of the very first and largest women's cycling clubs in the United States, Velo Girls celebrated our 10th brithday in 2012. The club focuses on fun, recreational riding, with the opportunity to attend cycling skills and general fitness clinics to improve riding and overall fitness. There are scheduled road and mountain bike rides for all level of riders from beginners, recreational riders, and racers. Our members range in age from teens to 70s and live in all areas of northern CA.
Velo Girls has been honored as the Club of the Year by USA Cycling in 2003, 2004, 2006, and 2008, and in the Bay List Readers' Poll (formerly Best of the Bay) every year since 2003.
Our primary goal is to provide a safe, fun, supportive, and educational environment for women to share the experience of riding a bicycle.