March 7th Skills Clinic with John Cheetham

A little rain didn’t stop members from attending our first skills clinic of the year with John Cheetham of Performance Cycle Coaching on February 8th.  We heard all kinds of positive feedback from attendees who enjoyed learning valuable skills from an experienced and well respected racer and cycling coach.  Good news…the second clinic is rapidly approaching on Saturday, March 7th, 2015 and there are still open spots remaining!  The Racing Skills Clinic will help you improve your cornering, descending, pack skills, and sprinting and get you ready for the riding/racing season.  You must register in advance online at USA Cycling.  …

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Final Week to Join FSB Mid-Year!

This is the last week to submit applications to join the FSB Cycling Team! That’s right, since our 2nd and final JL Velo clothing order closes on March 1st, we must receive applications this week (before the 1st) in order to process them and get your kit sizing details. We’ve already added a few more members and our race team continues to grow…now is the time, don’t miss out! The next membership drive won’t be until October. Apps can be DOWNLOADED HERE!

Richard Del Valle Makes the Snelling Podium!

The team had another great weekend of racing with at least 16 men and women in multiple fields at the Snelling Road Race on Saturday, February 21st.  For two members, Gary Devine and Suzanne DeLeon, it was their first ever road race – way to go! Congratulations to Cat 1 Richard del Valle on his 3rd place finish in the 45+ 1/2/3 field.  It was an ultra competitive field with close to 100 riders and he was in a 3 man break that stayed away the entire race. It was an impressive ride by one of our newest FSB Cycling …

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A Great Weekend of Racing for FSB!

There was a lot of racing going on this past weekend!  It kicked off on Saturday at the Folsom Winter Criterium with Doug Vrieling, Perry Johnson, Mike Miller and Albert Coble getting in on the action.  The fun continued on Sunday at the Copper Town Square Circuit Race where close to 20 men and women from the Funsport Bikes Cycling Team raced in a day that saw many podium and Top 10 finishes across fields, including 2nd place finishes from Christophe Butterworth in the 35+/5’s and Michael Wilkins in the 45+/4’s.  Speaking of that 45+/Cat 4 race…there were 7 FSB …

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Alan Nevin Takes Top Podium Spot at The Bump Circuit Race!

Congratulations to Alan Nevin, who took 1st place this past Sunday, February 8th, in the 45+ 3/4 field at The Bump Circuit Race in Livermore! He raced smart all day and had an amazing uphill sprint finish.  Way to represent FSB and start off the year! Photographer Katie Truong captured the finish (shown at left) – thank you!  Make sure you check out all of her race photos HERE!