1. San Diego's Premier Bike Fit
Get your bike and cleats personalized for your cycling activities and your body’s idiosyncracies.

2. Stationary Training for Strength, Power and Hill Climbing
Progressively difficult trainer classes for cyclists of all capabilities. Over 75% of the attendees are returning cyclists from previous classes! 

3. Endurance Ride Coaching
Do that Century, Double Century or Faster Century you really want to complete! Contact Coach Darryl to discuss your situation, find out what options are available for you.








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Coach Darryl Ride Schedule
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​Rarely are there changes or cancellations but any will be posted on 
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It is too difficult to update this page while I am on the road.

Coach Darryl Training is 
Registering for January!
Last Months of the Year are a Food Blur
Start 2018 in Your Best Shape Ever
Our evening training class starts on Tuesday January 9, you KNOW you will need this class after eating your way through November and December! Start 2018 in the best conditioning of your life! 
Join your cycling friends or make new ones.
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Coach Darryl 
Holiday Traditional Rides  
Join us on these free fun rides from November to early January. We ride at the pace of the slowest rider, usually Trek B2 to B3 speed (pedaling speed 13-14 MPH.) No one gets left behind.  ​​Whenever possible, we will have an optional lunch afterwards. 
A threat of rain will cancel any ride. Confirm by checking back here or Coach Darryl's Facebook page

Saturday November 18
The Very Popular Silver Strand Ride 
We roll at 8:30am from Tidelands Park, 2000 Mullinex Dr [MAP] and go south on the Silver Strand, past the salt plant to play on the South Bay Metal Bikes [INFO]. We continue north on the Chula Vista side to the Gordy Shields Bridge for a turn around at Pier 32. About 33 miles.
Optional lunch at the very reasonable Greek patio restaurant Spiro Gyros [INFO], a cyclist's favorite in Coronado, with one of the best views of the San Diego city skyline. 
​A threat of rain will cancel this ride. Confirm by checking back at this page. 

Saturday November 25
"Another Dam Ride"
We pedal from Mission Trails Dam to El Capitan Dam and back, hence the ride name. About 33 miles. 
Starting from Mission Trails Park at 8850 Bushy Hill, Santee [MAP} at 8:30. This ride is very flat. 
There is a fantastic view from El Capitan Lake at the turn around spot, everyone wants to delay leaving there to enjoy it more. See the picture to the right.
Holiday pace, if you prefer it slower, tell us. 
Optional lunch afterwards at whatever restaurant is most popular that day.  
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Saturday Dec 2
Mount Soledad View
Mount Soledad is one of the best views in San Diego. And it is also an ideal group picture spot.
We start at 6550 Riverdale Street, San Diego 92120 [MAP], rolling at 8:30am. Park on the street. 
We pedal to Mount Soledad via Soledad Mountain Road, then descent La Jolla Mesa Road, pedal through Pacific Beach, Mission Beach, and return via the Ocean Beach bike path. 
The route is about 30 miles. 
The ride will be Holiday Pace, which means no one is left behind. We will have a no host lunch afterwards at the location of the riders’ choice. 
A threat of rain will cancel, the cancellation will be posted here.  

Saturday December 9
Santa Toy Ride! 
The best 'Feel Good' ride of the year. Follow Santa on his tandem for a ride with 150-400 other cyclists. See picture to the right. 
Join San Diego Bicycle Club for the 30th annual Light Up A Life Holiday Toy Ride to benefit the Salvation Army. The 40-mile round trip ride starts at 8:30am at UC Cyclery located at La Jolla Village Square [MAP]. 
Riders are asked to bring an unwrapped toy to carry to the Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, located at University Ave. and 69th Street. Led by Santa Claus, the ride is holiday pace (slow), and everyone is welcome. The Salvation Army is collecting toys for children of all ages—toys for older children are especially appreciated—as well as canned or boxed nonperishable food. Decorate your bike in the holiday spirit. Prizes will be awarded before the ride begins to the best-decorated adult rider, junior rider, and tandem riders.
Every year the Salvation Army invites hundreds of San Diego families to select from the toys collected at the holiday distribution center. 
Various groups create their own pace on the way back. 
A threat of rain will cancel, the cancellation will be posted here. 


Monday December 11
Coach Darryl's Birthday Ride
Point Loma 
One of the best rides in San Diego is that to Pt Loma, and it is one of Coach Darryl's favorites. We not only get to pedal through Fort Rosecrans and all that it represents, but also pedal to Cabrillo National Monument, at the end of Point Loma, the only National Park in San Diego. Some may also want to do the Tidepools climb as well. 
We start at 6550 Riverdale Street, San Diego 92120 [MAP], rolling at 8:30am. Park on the street. The ride is about 34 miles. 
Optional lunch afterwards at a spot to be conformed. 
​A threat of rain will cancel this ride. Confirm by checking back at this page.


Details to be added later for additional rides including:
Sunday December 24 the Annual Christmas Eve Taco Tuesday route ride

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The Double Team Riding 5-Across on the Runway on Camp Pendleton​
Taco Tuesday riders several hundred feet out into the Pacific near Hospitality Point
The turn around location for the 
Another Dam Ride route
SDBC Toy Ride