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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Mosaic Session Ale

5.5% ABV • 45 IBU
Ridiculously Limited Release

Karl Straus Pintail Pale Ale

A pioneering beer made with only Mosaic hops and our signature dry-hopping technique to deliver a unique ale bursting with grapefruit aroma and flavors of citrus and tropical fruit.

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May Special at Straight Nutrition is
25% off any KLEAN ATHLETE item
through Straight Nutrition.
Check-out our KLEAN KITs here.

"SDBC" Coupon can be used for ANY nutritional product at
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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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SDBC Members in Action


Barrio Logan Grand Prix

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Beatrice Dormoy - Women Cat 3 - 3rd Place


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SDBC Women's Team at the
Barrion Logan Grand Prix


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SDBC Junior Team at the
Barrion Logan Grand Prix


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In this Issue

Select a link on the left to see what is happening this week.

Be sure to check our website and social media pages for more information.

A Note from the Training Director

San Diego Bicycle Club
The D-5 Ride Is Back for the Summer!

Starting June 7th, this 8-12 mile entry level ride is designed for riders who can stay upright on their bikes. It’s focus is to teach cycling basics while getting new riders comfortable riding on city streets.

Ride leaders are still needed for this ride. If you volunteer you will likely lead only three rides. Patience is the top skill needed, and a desire to help new riders find the joy and love of cycling. Is that you? If it is, please email Training Director Mike McLaughlin at

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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Last Call for Scott Helmets!

San Diego Bicycle Club

They’re almost gone

Here’s whats left: 2 x-small; 2 small; and 3 large. That’s it. And when they’re gone they are gone, and the Club is out of the helmet business.

First come-first served. Pick yours up Saturday morning before the Club rides. Cost is $50 per helmet - regular retail is $160. Payment is by cash, check - payable to SDBC, or credit card. We prefer checks, but however you want to pay is fine.

Click here for more information about the helmet on the web site.

This is the end of the very last order, so when they’re gone, they’re gone.

If you previously ordered a helmet, have not picked it up, and have received an email from us, then yes, we are holding that helmet for you. Please pick it up on Saturday, or make pick up arrangements.  If you don't it will be released for sale.

Mike McLaughlin

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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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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

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

Torrance Criterium 5/18/2014
Masters 60+ - Jim Swigart - 7th
Junior Men 13-14 - Julian Levy - 4th
Junior Men 13-14 - Kyle Kirby - 6th

Firestone 805 Avenue of Flags Criterium 5/10/2014
Men Cat 4 - Gabe Marocco - 2nd

Firestone 805 Valley of Flowers Criterium - Elite Crit Champs 5/11/2014
Men Cat 4 - Gabe Marocco - 3rd
Men 35+ Cat 4/5 - Victor Hupp - 8th

Barrio Logan Grand Prix 5/3/2014
Junior Men 13-14 - Kyle Kirby - 2nd
Junior Men 13-14 - Julian Levy - 7th
Junior Men 10-12 - Julian Munez - 3rd
Junior Women 15-16 - Roxxanne Peoples - 5th
Junior Women 9-12 - Noelle Camanyag - 5th
Men Cat 3 - John Wagenaar - 9th
Men Cat -3 - Eric Geier - 6th
Men Cat -3 - Nick Jones - 10th
Men Cat 4 - Mason Turvey - 7th
Men Cat 4 - Ben Arena - 9th
Men Cat 5 - Jeremy Schafer - 1st
Women Cat 3 - Beatrice Dormoy - 3rd
Women Cat 3 - Heather Odom - 8th
Women Cat 4 - Patricia Murray - 4th
Women Cat 4 - Debi Foli - 10th

Dana Point Grand Prix 5/4/2014
Men Cat 4 - Mason Turvey - 2nd
Men Cat 2 - Jonathan Deguzman - 5th
Men Cat 2 - Sean Mulderig - 10th
Men Cat 5 - Jeremy Schafer - 7th
Women Cat 3 - Heather Odom - 5th

Bonelli MTB XC - Kenda Series #5 4/27/2014
Men Cat 3 35-39 - David Waters - 5th
Cat 2 Clydesdale 35+ - Noel Tabor - 5th
Junior Men 13-14 - Rylon Waters - 7th

Fresno WCCC Championships 4/27/2014
Men P/1/2/3 - Edwin Clement - 3rd

Ontario Grand Prix #4 4/20/2014
Men P/1/2/3 - Edwin Clement - 3rd

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

Santa Ynez Valley Classic MTB - Kenda Series #4 4/4/2014
Men Cat 1 40-44 - Micahel Farkas - 5th
Men Cat 2 19-24 - Nicolas Avellaneda - 4th
Men Cat 3 19-24 - Austin Kruisheer - 1st
Men Cat 3 35-39 - David Waters - 1st
Cat 2 Clydesdale 35+ - Noel Tabor - 6th
Women Cat 2 40-49 - Pat Murray - 5th

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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.

Inaugural Tri-National Benefit Bike Tour

Foundation for the Children of the Californias

Some ride for pleasure.
Some ride for sport.

We ride to change lives.

Inaugural Tri-National Benefit Bike Tour

On behalf of the Foundation for the Children of the Californias (FCC), we cordially invite you to participate in the inaugural Tri-National Benefit Bike Tour to be held on Saturday, June 14, 2014. Our goal is to raise funds to purchase ophthalmology surgical equipment for the Hospital Infantil de las Californias so we can help children see. Join Grand Marshall and cycling enthusiast, Andrew Erickson (U.S. Consul General serving Tijuana) on a ride that begins and ends in south San Diego county. Cyclists start in Otay Mesa and ride north towards Hwy 125 with it's wide bike lane, spectacular long bridge and beautiful views of the Eastlake area, pass the Olympic Training Center and cruise by the scenic Otay Lakes.

The first $25,000 we raise will be generously matched dollar for dollar by our "Yellow Jersey" Title Sponsor, Private Asset Management.

For more information or to register visit the Foundation for the Children of the Californias web site.

Feel good knowing that your ride will change lives at twice the pace!

J. Armando Valencia - Event Co-Chairman
Dr. Antonio Loaiza - Event Co-Chairman

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Looking For Physically Fit Men And Women, Ages 18-45, For Research Study

UCSD Medical Research
UCSD Medical Research

We are developing a new test for human hydration status and are looking for fit volunteers. Men must have VO2 max of at least 45 mL/kg/min, and women must reach at least 40 mL/kg/min to participate in the study. If you'd like to be part of this exciting process, please click here to see the flyer for more details. We offer a cash incentive. If you have any questions, please email Lorraine Daly ( or feel free to call Dr. Wagner's office (on flyer).


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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: 2012 Cannondale CAAD 10

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I am selling my 2012 Cannondale CAAD 10. The bike is lightweight, rigid, and fast! It has never been crashed.


  • Price: $900 o.b.o.
  • Frame: 56cm hydroformed aluminum polished silver
  • Fork: Cannondale full carbon
  • Shifters/Rear Derailleur: Shimano Ultegra 10sp
  • Crankset: SRAM S500
  • Wheels: Shimano RS 10 with Mavic SSC tires
  • Handlebar: 42cm alloy
  • Stem: 12cm Specialized carbon

Contact: Stuart Anderson
Phone: (858) 366-8289

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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: 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 - 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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