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Jerome Thomere

Different Spokes
San Francisco
P.O. Box 14711
San Francisco, CA 94114

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Different Spokes San Francisco

Ride with pride !
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Different Spokes is the San Francisco Bay Area’s recreational bicycling club for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender community. Founded in 1982, the club is open to all members of the LGBT community and its friends who have a shared interest in bicycling.

We offer a variety of cycling rides and social events throughout the year.

The club currently has 81 members, 7% of them are female. The annual membership fee includes the ability to set up your own rides on the calendar, an online subscription to the club's Yahoo!Group and other benefits, such as discounts at many bike shops.

Membership is not necessary for participation in any club ride. To have a better idea of what is going on at Different Spokes, check out our blog or our photo gallery.

Helmets are required for all club rides. Addresses and telephone numbers are used solely for club purposes and are not available to other sources. If you have any questions about the club, call any member of the board.

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Upcoming rides: January 27 - 6:30PM - Saturday: Ride Leaders Appreciation Dinner at Henry's Hunan Restaurant (0 miles, A, 1)
January 27 - 9:30AM - Saturday: Four Bears with a Happy Pig (34 miles, B, 4)
February 04 - 9:45AM - Sunday: Social A Ride: Brunch at Hideout Kitchen (31 miles, A, 2)
February 10 - 9:00AM - Saturday: Jersey Ride (27/47/59 miles miles, A, 3)
February 17 - 9:30AM - Saturday: Portola Loop the Long Way (51 miles, B, 3)
February 21 - 6:30PM - Wednesday: MAMIL (movie/social event) (0 miles, A, 1)
February 22 - 5:30PM - Thursday: 2018 DSSF Membership Kickoff and Social (0 miles, A, 1)

Special Events Calendar for 2017: Events 2016

Lately in the blog

Ride Recap: Social Ride Treasure Island to Assemble (1/21)[caption id="attachment_1848" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Treasure Island Tourists![/caption]   It was a classic “you couldn’t ask for better weather” ride yesterday. After a night of mild rain we were greeted by clear skies and...
2018 Fast 'N Fabulous Kit! (1/8)[caption id="attachment_1840" align="aligncenter" width="310"] 2018 Fast 'n Fab kit[/caption]   FastnFab, our sister club in NYC, has a new kit coming out this June. This year’s iteration features a very New York graffiti design. The kit...
2018: Welcome to the Pleasuredome (1/3) Good riddance to 2017! Last year started with a whimper: after a nice New Year up Mt. Diablo we got tons of incessant rain. In contrast we seem to be heading into a dry winter—bad news for long showers and green gardens but great news for cycli...
The Return of the Lake Tahoe Spectacular Weekend? (12/22)Long time members will recall that one of the annual events that the club put on was the Lake Tahoe Spectacular Weekend. This two-day event took place during the summer allowing for warm, sunny weather not only to enjoy cycling but also the lake itse...
2018 is Just Around the Corner! Start Planning Your Centuries (12/15)[caption id="attachment_1824" align="aligncenter" width="300"] At the Crater Lake Century[/caption]   Was 2017 a bit of a bust for you because of the incredible amount of rain we got last winter and spring? The club ride calendar really su...
Open & Closed Cases (12/11)[caption id="attachment_1820" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Temporary one-way bridge to Canyon[/caption] This fall has finally brought a spate of road reopenings. By now you know that Morgan Territory Road has reopened as well as Alhambra Valle...

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