SDBC Weekly Update

SDBC 2014 Sponsors

Please support our sponsors. Without them SDBC would not be able to maintain the racing teams and other activities that we have all enjoyed. Visit the sponsors page on the SDBC web site to view more information about each of our sponsors or click the logos to go the specific sponsor's web site.

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SDBC Title Sponsor

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The Official Bike Shop of SDBC
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Pintail Pale Ale

5.3% AlcBV • 15 SRM • 47 IBU

Karl Straus Pintail Pale Ale

A dry-hopped American Pale Ale brewed with Warrior, Cascade, and Mosaic hops for a vibrant tropical aroma and crisp citrus hop character. Big hops. Perfect balance. This is San Diego. All day long.

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SDBC Men's Cat 1,2, & 3 Team Sponsor
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Click here for more info on purchasing clothing.

Interested in advertising with us? Please email our Sponsorship Director for details.
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In this Issue

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2014 BLGP Race Director's Report

San Diego Bicycle Club
18th Annual Barrio Logan Grand Prix Race Director's Report; by Ralph Elliott

The 18th annual Barrio Logan Grand Prix is only two days away, Saturday May 3, 2014, and you don't want to miss it! Click here for online registration

Morgan Gold has signed on as the Title Sponsor and General Dynamics NASSCO and the Port of San Diego are back again this year as Presenting Sponsors; Thank you!

We have a $9000 prize list and races for everyone including the Jerry Rimoldi Memorial Masters 55/60+ combo and the Audrey McElmury Women's Pro1/2/3, "old time" members of SDBC that passed way recently. We are also featuring the junior's again with the SCNCA Junior Criterium Championships; plus the Pro Men1/2, Men Cat 5, Men Cat 4, Women 3/4, Men Cat 3/4, and our always popular Kid's Races age's 3 to 12.

So come on down to Historic Barrio Logan and Race or cheer on your teammates on an "old school" downtown figure 8 criterium course with something for everyone do to: including the Logan Heights Family Health Center Health Fair just off the race course! And if the Bicycle Races are not fast enough for you then Race your friends on the brand new K-1 Speed go-carts right on our race course! Then that evening enjoy the Padres Game at Petco Park! It's going to be a GREAT DAY!

See ya at the races!
Ralph Elliott, BLGP Race Director

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A Note From the Training Director

San Diego Bicycle Club
There will be no club rides on Saturday, May 3 so that racers and club members can support the Barrio Logan Grand Prix.

For development riders who show up at UC Cyclery on May 3rd, there will be a single D-ride to Barrio Logan to learn about the BLGP.

Mike McLaughlin
SDBC Training Director

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SDBC Club Photo

San Diego Bicycle ClubSDBC Club Photo

June 7, 2014

It's been a couple of years since we had a club photo so we plan to accomplish this on June 7th. Wear the club kit for this year to participate in the photo shoot.

We would like to have as many members as possible in the photo. This is important when reaching out to potential sponsors so mark your calendar and be prepared to bring your brightest smiles.

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A Spring Note From The Membership Director

San Diego Bicycle ClubNOW is the time if you have not renewed your 2014 membership.

Still just $45 dollars!

Don’t miss out on the savings from our sponsors when you’re getting your bike ready for spring and summer.

Exciting things are happening in 2014 – look…

  • Expanded discounts to all members.
  • Increased sponsor support benefiting both the race teams and the general membership.
  • A new Cat 1-2 Team.
  • An entirely new Club kit.  Fun!

We have three easy ways for you to renew:

  1. On-line – we’re picking up the transaction fee this year
  2. Pay by cash, check, or credit card at most Saturday rides
  3. Pickup a yellow envelope before the Saturday ride and mail it back.

Marilyn Detloff
SDBC Membership Director

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Tour de Cure Ride Marshals Needed

UC Cyclery

UC Cyclery is sponsoring the American Diabetes Association's Tour  de Cure on May 17th. The Association is hoping SDBC can provide as many as 25 Ride Marshals for the Tour. If you know anyone with Type II Diabetes, it can be devastating. My sisters health has been ruined for many years. If you can give a few hours, I highly recommend helping in this simple way on May 17.

They need ride marshals for each of four ride distances; 7, 26, 62 and 100 miles. For some reason the shorter distances are more difficult to find Ride Marshals. You will ride with the participants, offering encouragement, sharing your passion for the sport and helping with minor mechanical problems if needed. There will be a complimentary lunch for volunteers at the after ride party. This is a great opportunity to help our friends at UC Cyclery make this year's Tour de Cure the best ever and find that cure for diabetes. Please contact Rod at State which ride length you wish to do, and your contact information.

Rod Stubbs

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SDBC Sunday Ride

San Diego Bicycle Club


Leaves UC Cyclery at 8:30, led by SDBC ride leader, 40 miles, hills with regrouping, Java Depot in Solana Beach by 11:00, back by 12:00 or sooner.

Contact SDBC ride leader Michael Pelkey at

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A Note from the Clothing Director

If you do not have the club kit for this year you need to place your order by April 27th to have it in time for the June 7th club photo.

2014 White Summer JerseyNew Summer SDBC White Jersey

A white summer jersey has been released in the Men's Ascent AIR, Men's Summit Pro, Women's Ascent AIR styles.

Visit the Pactimo store to order.

The 2014 kit design is shown below - larger images are now available by clicking on each view.

2014 SDBC Jersey Front 2014 SDBC Jersey Back 2014 SDBC Bib Left 2014 SDBC Bib Right

The Pactimo store is open. To access the Team Store from the club web site, click on Members, then SDBC Clothing, and follow the directions on the page. If this is the first time you have ordered clothing from Pactimo, you will need to create your personal account.

Please be sure of your sizing. Pactimo and SDBC are NOT responsible if you order the wrong size. Use the following link to access the Pactimo Custom Clothing sizing chart.

A Note On Pricing
The clothing committee worked very hard in negotiating prices with Pactimo. Despite almost across-the-board price increases on garments, we're keeping the prices of many popular items the same as last year. In cases where we have raised prices, we have kept the increase as small as possible.

Nick Jones
SDBC Clothing Director

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2014 Fiesta Island Time Trial Series

FITTMoment Cycle Sport

The spring season has ended - see you all in the fall!

All remaining events are open for registrations. Check it out on:

  • Sunday, September 28th
  • Sunday, November 23rd

Hi-Tech Bikes is the series title sponsor this year and will provide onsite mechanical support.

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Recent Race Results

District Road Race Championships - Bakersfield 4/19/2014
Women 55+ - Heather Odom - 2nd
Women 45+ - Patricia Murray - 7th (1st cat 4)
Women 45+ - Beatrice Dormoy - 9th (2nd cat 3)

San Luis Rey Road Race 4/26/2014
Women Cat 3 - Beatrice Dormoy - 8th
Women Cat 3 - Heather Odom - 9th
Women Cat 4 - Patricia Murray - 8th

SoCalCup Crit Series #4 4/26/2014
Women Cat 3/4 - Beatrice Dormoy - 5th

Fiesta Island Time Trial 4/27/2014
Men Cat 4/5 - Justin Forbes - 1st

San Dimas Stage Race 3/28/2014-3/30/2014

Time Trial 3/28/2014
Men Cat 4 - Logan Bass - 8th

Road Race 3/29/2014
Men Cat 4 - Logan Bass - 6th
Men Cat 4 - Chris Campagnoni - 10th

Overall GC 3/30/2014
Men Cat 4 - Logan Bass - 7th

Ontario Grand Prix #3 3/23/2014
Men Cat 3 - Edwin Clement - 2nd
Men Cat 3 - Sean Mulderig - 9th
Men Cat 4 - Dehnis DelaCruz - 7th
Women - Junior - 9-14 - Noelle Camanyag - 7th
Women - Junior - 9-14 - Michyla Huff - 9th

Fat Tire MTB 3/22/2014
Men 60-69 - Jim Swigart - 1st

Bonelli MTB XC 3/16/2014
Men Cat 3 19-24 - Austin Kruisheer - 1st
Men Cat 2 60+ - Jim Swigart - 3rd
Women Cat 2 40-49 - Pat Murray - 3rd
Cat 2 Clydesdale 35+ - Noel Tabor - 4th
Men Cat 2 50-54 - Mark Tucker - 7th
Men Cat 2 19-24 - Nicolas Avellaneda - 8th

Tucson Bicycle Classic Stage Race 3/14/2014-3/16/2014

Time Trial 3/14/2014
Women 45+ - Bea Dormoy - 3rd

Road Race 3/15/2014
Women 45+ - Bea Dormoy - 3rd
Women 55+ - Heather Odom - 6th
Women Cat 4 - Katie Long - 7th

Circuit Race 3/16/2014
Women 45+ - Bea Dormoy - 3rd
Women Cat 4 - Katie Long - 5th
Women 55+ - Heather Odom - 6th

GC 3/16/2014
Women 45+ - Bea Dormoy - 3rd
Women 55+ - Heather Odom - 5th
Women Cat 4 - Katie Long - 8th

Tour de Murrieta 3/7/2014-3/9/2014

Time Trial 3/7/2014
Men Cat 5 - Matt Rivers - 3rd
Men Cat 4 - Mason Turvey - 6th
Men Cat 4 - Logan Bass - 8th

Criterium 3/8/2014
Men Cat 4 - Eric Boarman - 1st
Men Cat 4 - Mason Turvey - 3rd

Circuit Race 3/9/2014
Men Cat 3 - Edwin Clement - 2nd
Men Cat 3 - Sean Mulderig 3rd
Men Cat 4 - Eric Boarman - 6th
Men Cat 4 - Mason Turvey - 9th

Omnium GC 3/9/2014
Men Cat 4 - Team Competition - 1st Overall
Men Cat 4 - Mason Turvey - 2nd Overall
Men Cat 3 - Edwin Clement 3rd
Men Cat 4 - Eric Boarman - 3rd Overall

Central Coast Road Series-Ft. Ord Circuit Race 3/2/2014
Men's 2/3 - Edwin Clement - 3rd
Men's 3/4 - Edwin Clement - 3rd

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Other Items Of Interest

The following items are not sponsored or endorsed by SDBC but may be of interest to the general membership.

Bikes for Birthdays

THANK YOU to all our supporters for your HUGE hearts and generosity! You are making it possible for us to make a difference in lives of lucky kids who really need it. All 10 children have been fully funded and we've delivered a new bicycle to the first child. Due to the overwhelming response of the community we have opened up two additional bikes for funding. If you missed out before then this is your chance to change a young person's life! Click here for Bike 11 or Bike 12

Follow us on Facebook for updates on the children and to learn more about how you can help in the future!

The Bikes For Birthdays Leadership Team


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For Sale: Yakima Sprocket Rockets for Yakima Roof Rack

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  • $135 each or $200 for the pair, Locks NOT included
  • 48" Yakima Load Bars $50
  • Q-Clips #78 - 4 pack $20

Contact: Ken Roy - email on Team Snap
Call or text : 847-345-seven one six four

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For Sale: Ay-up Complete Lighting System

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I am selling my Ay-Up complete lighting system because I got a new kit for a gift. I used these lights for night MTB rides. They provide plenty of light to have a wonderful night ride. The light is bright and clear. You can read about Ay-Up lights here:

These lights are also very good for road riding commuters. The kit has tons of stuff. 3 batteries for all occasions, chargers (including car), mounts and etc. The kits retail for $380+shipping brand new. The batteries last a long time. I've never had my lights run out of juice on a night ride. $150 is the price so don't send me messages with other offers. The lights are guaranteed for life and practically indestructible.

Contact: Michael Farkas

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Wanted: Used CO2 Cartridges

My name is Wayne Kao. I will be participating in the Team in Training for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and I need your help. I need your used CO2 cartridges. I am creating Triathlon metal hangers with them for my fundraiser. Please bring them to UCC or give them to Marilyn Detloff before the Saturday ride. If you are interested in one of my metal hangers, please email me at I am requesting a $50.00 donation.

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Thank you for your help.

Wayne Kao

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For Sale - 2010 Tarmac Pro SL SRAM 54cm $1950 OBO

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Hey fellow SDBCers, it looks like I'm moving to Sweden, so I'm going to be letting go of my road bike. It's a great bike - all carbon, super light, very responsive. Yours for just $1950!


  • Wheels: Reynolds DV3K
  • Handlebar: S-Works SL Ergo Carbon
  • Saddle: Fizik Aliante Carbon Braided
  • Front/Rear Derailleurs: SRAM RED
  • Front/Rear Brakes: SRAM Force
  • Crank: SRAM Force 50/34
  • Cassette: Shimano Ultegra 10spd 11-28t

I'm happy to meet up for test rides, I'm in the Rancho Peñasquitos area, and there's plenty of space nearby.

Inspections welcome or see it for sale at the SD Velodrome on Junior Thursday afternoon sessions.

Contact: Noel Walling
Phone: 619-887-2247

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For Sale or Trade:

2014 SDBC jersey, Women’s Large, Ascent. New with tags still attached. Price: same as Pactimo online w tax and shipping: $85 For sale by the women’s team or trade for a smaller size.

Contact Women’s team director at

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For Sale: Zipp 808 wheels with 10 speed SRAM cassette

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  • Rear wheel has never been used since the factory-excellent condition
  • Front wheel is in good condition
  • SRAM 10-speed 11-27 cassette
  • $1000 OBO for the pair

Contact: Jonathon Landis

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For Sale : Zipp SL Handlebars

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  • Traditional Bend
  • 170 grams
  • MSRP $350
  • Almost new, immaculate condition
  • $220 obo

Contact: Jonathan (JD) Deguzman
Phone: (510)701-0495

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For Sale - ask Bea @

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Track Handlebar Deda Pista ultra light double-butted 6061 alloy, 31.8x42cm, Ergo bend, 420mmx173mm drop x 109mm reach - New (came with my new track bike) - $35

Contact: Bea Dormoy
Phone: (619) 647-8486

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