Founded in 1989, Swami’s Cycling Club is one of the premier and most recognized clubs in Southern California. We are a performance-oriented club composed of about 300 male and female cyclists in the San Diego region who participate in the entire spectrum of cycling activities including racing, fitness and gravel rides.
Swami’s is committed to developing the sport of cycling and cultivating a positive lifestyle. Each year we organize several cycling events in the community and also support a variety of charities.
Swami’s is a 501(c)3 Charitable Organization and a member of USAC – the governing body for road and track cycling in the United States.
Swami’s member activities encompass the entire range of the sport, with racing, long-distance endurance, and fitness rides appealing to different parts of the club membership.
We are by no means an elitist team. We welcome anyone who loves the sport of cycling. Our goal is to encourage and support all riders who want to participate and develop their skills. Everyone is welcome.
Swami’s conducts regular weekly training and fitness rides throughout the week. Bicycling Magazine has ranked the world famous Saturday Swami’s Ride as one of the top 10 organized rides in the nation. Over the year,s we have seen some great riders joining us for the Saturday ride including Lance Armstrong, Chris Horner, Floyd Landis, Axel Merckx and many Olympians.
Details about our weekly rides and the routes are in our Rides section. Also check out our calendar for for the latest on our weekly rides special events. Become a member of our Facebook Group for up-to-date information on Saturday/Sunday rides and special events.
Swami’s has a growing presence in the local community. We believe our community is a better place when we communicate with local city councils, law enforcement and transportation authorities on cycling and making our roads safe for all. We also work with schools to promote cycling safety and skills to children in the community.