Peninsula Velo is a non-profit organization that promotes participation in recreational riding, racing and bicycling advocacy in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Mission Statement

Peninsula Velo Cycling Club strives to:

  • Develop a racing program for individual and team achievement, and support the NCNCA through promotion of and volunteering for local races and events.
  • Organize club rides, connect club members through cycling events, and share knowledge of riding skills, etiquette, and best practices.
  • Promote bicycle awareness and safety in local communities and businesses through advocacy, education, and charity.
  • Have fun while serving as ambassadors of our sport and sponsors in the cycling community and beyond.

2019 Board of Directors

2019 Club Officers

  • President: Randy Smith
  • Vice Pres: Chris Levins (interim)*
  • Treasurer: Michael Maher
  • Secretary: Norma Hilton

Board Chairman*

2019 Board Members

  • Colleen Chew
  • Andrew Horvai
  • Chris Levins
  • Chris Sontag
  • Brandon Tyler

2019 Appointed Key Volunteers

  • Membership Director:
    Tommy Evans
  • Uniform Team:
    Erik Salander and Menko Johnson
  • Sponsorship Director:
    Travis Ma
  • Athletic Director:
    Clark Natwick
  • Racing Team Coordinators:
    • Men: Menko Johnson and Erik Salander
    • Women: Norma Hilton and Yvonne Walbroehl
  • Advocacy Director: 
    Andrew Hsu
  • Volunteer Coordinator:
    Yvonne Walbroehl
  • Web Director:
    Yvonne Walbroehl

Leaders Archive

2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013

Club Rules

TO BE A MEMBER IN GOOD STANDING, MEMBERS MUST:

  • Volunteer at a PenVelo event or position. This includes, but is not limited to, races organized by PenVelo, club picnics/barbecues organized by PenVelo, the club banquet, serving on the Board of Directors, filling a specialized club function, etc. Volunteer positions will be posted on the website as they become available. If volunteering at a race, provisions will be made to allow volunteers to also race on that day.
  • Wear a helmet on any team ride/race
  • Abide by all USAC/NCNCA rules while at sanctioned events
  • Abide by the Peninsula Velo Rider Etiquette and Expectations document that can be found at https://penvelo.org/pdf_files/PV_Etiquette_and_Expectations_2018.pdf

MEMBERS IN GOOD STANDING ONLY ARE ENTITLED TO THE FOLLOWING:

  • Sponsor benefits.  Note that sharing sponsor benefits (including group buys) with anyone outside of the club is NOT allowed, and will result in immediate termination of membership.
  • Membership renewal discount.

Whether you race, ride, or advocate for a more bike-friendly community (or all three), we’re glad you’re here!

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