Great Cycling Links

 

In Town ...

    •    Conejo Valley Cyclists

    •    North Ranch Mountain Bikers — Friendly MTB club in Thousand Oaks, CA area for all abilities.
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Amgen Cycling Club — T.O.’s favorite employer’s cycling club.
    •    The Old Kranks — The “older” cycling club in the Conejo Valley.

Ventura County ...

    •    Channel Islands Bike Club — Based in Oxnard and Ventura.

    •    Moorpark Bike Club — Serves the Eastern part of Ventura Co. with relaxed social rides.

    •    Ventura County Bike Coalition — Advocating better bicycling.

LA County ...

    •    Beverly Hills Spokemen — Recreational club for the westside of Los Angeles County.

    •    San Fernando Valley Bicycle Club — Like, totally into cycling when the mall’s closed.   
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LA County Bicycle Coalition — Improving the bicycling environment.

    •    LaGrange Bicycle Club  In Westwood.

    •    South Bay Wheelmen — Racing and recreational group from Redondo & Manhattan Beaches.

    •    The Los Angeles Wheelmen

    •    Yahoo LA’s Cycling List — Yahoo’s list of regional cycling groups.

    •    Bicycling Blind LA — Do you have a tandem or are you comfortable captaining a tandem?

Useful cycling information ...

    •    BicycleApparel.com — Answers everything you wanted to know about bicycle clothing.

    •    BikeTracker — Keep an on-line log of your training and compare with others.

    •    Bike Ride Directors Association — Stuff about supported recreational rides (centuries).

    •    Calculate the correct spoke length for your wheel

    •    The Fred Cast — A podcast for the Fred in all of us.

    °    International Human Powered Vehicle Association

    •    Pedaling History – the Burgwardt Bicycle Museum — History of cycling.

    •    Photo Impressions from Bicycle Travels — A collection of visual stories from America and Asia.

    •    Route Slip.com — Get bike routes from across the country.

    •    Sheldon Brown Articles — A long list of articles about bicycle riding and repairing.

    •    The Full Cycle — Southern California’s Cycling Connection.

Mountain biking ...

    •    Trails of Dos Vientos    

    •    Ventura County Trails

    •    Concerned Off-Road Bicyclist Association (CORBA)

    •    North Ranch Mountain Bikers — Friendly MTB club in Thousand Oaks, CA area for all abilities.

    •    San Francisco — Mountain biking in the San Francisco Bay Area and other areas.

    •    WOMBATS on the Web (Women’s Mountain Bike And Tea Society) Good stuff for women mountain bikers.

Safety ...

    •    CABO — California Association of Bicycling Organizations.

    •    California Bicycle Coalition — Promoting safer cycling.

    •    Helmets.org — Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute, frequently asked questions and buyer’s guide.

    •    Masters Athlete Physiology and Performance — Multi-sport including info for geezer cyclists.

    •    City of Thousand Oaks bike safety site