Traffic Skills 101

We can all agree that in Ventura, there are only a handful of days a year where you might think twice about biking because of the weather. But there could be a variety of other reasons you choose not to ride a bike: maybe your bike is uncomfortable,  or not suited…

The HUB Mechanics Class is Here!

This is the one you’ve been asking for, and at last we can oblige you! Toby Smith, our Ventura Bike HUB manager and master mechanic, is ready to teach the people all the ins, outs, ups, and downs of introductory bike mechanics. You’ll learn about wheels, derailleurs, headsets, bearings, hubs,…

Bike Ventura Membership Helps us Thrive

If you ride a bike in Ventura County, you should be a member of BikeVentura. In the wake of the Thomas Fire disaster, we shifted our priorities to work to help heal the community: we raised $720 for the United way, and coordinated with a National Bike Manufacturer, Local Government and…

This is what #VenturaStrong looks like

On January 28th, Giant Bicycles and BikeVentura distributed 120 brand-new bikes to Thomas Fire Victims for free. Over 50 volunteers came out to help build all of the bikes that morning, and recipients of the bikes were overjoyed. The Channel Islands Bicycle Club (CIBike) also donated and distributed free lights…

CIBike Gives Huge Support Fire Victims, Bike Ventura

Channel Islands Bike Club President Kate Faulkner with Joey  On Sunday,  The Channel Islands Bike Club (CIBike) is donating over $5,500 worth of helmets and lights to distribute to Thomas Fire Victims along with the 200 brand-new bikes donated by Giant. It’s important that people getting these bikes can ride…