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GGR is so very excited to announce a NEW location for this year’s annual Rocktober Festival & CORBA membership drive! This year the Rocktober Festival will be held at beautiful Castaic Lake October 30th, 2016. Castaic Lake

The festival consists of guided cross country rides, skills clinics, guest speakers, exhibitors, giveaways, tons of demo bikes and best of all………this is a FREE event for all GGR club members. Children will be welcomed at this year’s festival as well. Registration goes up August 31st. The festival closes at 300 pre registered riders. For more event details, check out the GGR site here: Rocktober Festival October 30th 2016


Director Wendy Engelberg becomes an official Ambassador for Specialized Bikes.

Director of GGR Wendy Engelberg was more than thrilled to accept a Specialized ambassadorship for 2016. What exactly does this mean? It means Wendy will continue to work in the community bringing on women mountain bikers, keeping women cycling, being an advocate for women’s mountain biking and working closely with Specialized: Specialized and Cynergy Cycles: Cynergy Cycles a Specialized Concept store. Wendy will be at Cynergy Cycles once a month bringing women out on demo rides and guiding them in with their new mountain biking journey. She will also assist Specialized with dirt demos. For 2016, Wendy will be riding a Specialized women’s specific bike. The Specialized ERA Expert: Specialized ERA

Read the complete story here: GGR Director Signs on with Specialized

Look for the April issue of Mountain Bike Action on sale March 3rd. Wendy wrote a feature for MBA called: “How to get your wife or girlfriend to love mountain biking” (Hint: Stay out of it!)

Thanks to our model Anne Russell, Jose Gonzales and photographer Jesse Ettinger for making this happen. Also a shout out to GGR Coach Christine Hirst who helped with the article as well. Please purchase the magazine and if you love the piece, let the editor know! It’s important to give them feedback to keep the articles relative to women AND men coming!


night rideGGR CO-ED NIGHT RIDES ARE BACK IN MARCH! Check out our March Calendar for our summer CO ED evening rides. All level, no drop rides! Some Thursday nights, some Wednesday nights. GGR Calendar

Monthly Club Rides!
If you didn’t know, GGR’s monthly ladies only club ride is the last Saturday of every month. Times will change when the heat becomes a factor.

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