Happy New Year and welcome to 2017. Most of you have been anxious to get your bike fix these days, but don't fret, the season will soon be upon us. Now is the time to set your personal goals and plan for the year ahead. On behalf of our board members and ambassadors, we are excited to continue to offer a supportive program of resources, rides and events that provide value for club members. Our preliminary calendar of events, weekly rides, clinics and special 1-day rides are already set. Stay tuned to our monthly newsletters and check glotmansimpsoncycling.ca regularly for the latest info, articles, photos and much more. We've got more coming!
San Diego riding camp in February
Get a head start on your season with a sunny cycling adventure. This riding camp (not training camp) is open to any club members and are intended for level B and C riders. Groups can be segregated depending on riders and pace. Please note, no travel support will be provided. Participants will be required to arrange their own travel and accommodations to San Diego. Bike rentals are available at Ride Cyclery (Encinitas), Nytro (Encinitas) and UCCylery (La Jolla).
SAN DIEGO: FEBRUARY 19-25, 2017
Rides will begin in the small town of Encinitas, with routes tailored for anyone staying along the coast in either La Jolla, Del Mar, Solano Beach, Encinitas, or Carlsbad. Click on the links below to view route profiles, or visit the Events webpage for more details.
- Day 1: Pointe Loma (114 km)
- Day 2: Rancho Santa Fe & Stud Loop (80 km)
- Day 3: Lilac Road (99 km)
- Day 4: Elfin Forest (79 km)
- Day 5: Palomar, includes ride support (118 km)
- Day 6: Soledad Climbing (72 km)
- Day 7: Highland Valley Road & Ramona (116 km)
If you would like to participant, please contact Jim Desroches for complete details and any questions.
Special offers and discounts for registered club members
As a registered member of Glotman•Simpson Cycling, you are eligible to receive special offers and exclusive discounts from our generous sponsors and supporting partners. Here are just some of the offers 2017 club members can take advantage of.
Save up to 20% on dental services at RC Dental Group
Club members can receive a 20% discount on dental services. For members that already have insurance coverage and go to RC Dental Group, a donation (20% of your dental fee) will go to support Pancreatic Cancer Research at the BC Cancer Foundation.
Save up to 15% on physiotherapy services at West Fourth Physio
Club members can receive a 15% discount on physiotherapy services, including initial appointment and follow up appointments. Members can also receive discounted bike fitting service.
Get up to a 15% discount at Different Bikes Stores
Club members are eligible to receive a 10% discount on bikes, and 15% discount on parts, clothing and accessories, and 20% off service packages.
Save up to 20% off all 4iiii products
Club members can save up to 20% off all 4iiii products, including Precision and Precision Pro powermeters facilitated through Different Bikes Stores.
Save the date! Season kick-off social is March 29
Save the date for Wednesday, March 29, when we officially kick-off the season with our annual social event and Annual General Meeting. We expect pre-ordered kit and free club jerseys for club members to be available. Event details coming soon.
Register as a club member to get your free jersey
If you haven't done so already, remember to register as a 2017 club member to ensure you get your free club jersey at our kick-off event. For those of you anxious to order your kit and accessories, our online store will be opening soon. Stay tuned for an e-mail update in your inbox!