2023 Chula Vista Starlight Holiday Parade

Join Sprockids in the 2023 Chula Vista Starlight Parade!

Sprockids will be participating in the parade and would like to invite riders ages 5+ and families to join us!  The parade, which is back after three years, will take place along downtown Chula Vista along 3rd Ave!

Decorate your bikes and helmets with fun holiday lights, put on some festive clothes and join in on the celebration!

The parade starts at 5:45pm.  We will provide more event details as it becomes available to us.

Equipment: Come with decorated bicycle and helmet, festive and warm clothes and closed toes shoes.  Water and a snack are recommended as well.

This event is open to the entire family and we would love for you to join!

For more information, please contact info@sprockidssd.com

 

2023 Encinitas Holiday Parade

Join Sprockids in the 2023 Encinitas Holiday Parade!

Sprockids will be participating in the parade and would like to invite riders ages 5+ and families to join us. The parade takes place along the Coast Highway 101 in Encinitas.

Decorate your bikes and helmets with fun holiday lights, put on some festive clothes and join in on the celebration as we cruise down the 101 and celebrate the holidays!

Meet the group at 4:00pm to get in line for the parade. 

We will start “rolling” around 5:30pm and be finished by 6:30pm

The parade starts at D St, we will provide more event details about where to meet when you sign up.

Equipment: Decorated bicycle and helmet, festive and warm clothes and closed toes shoes.  Water and a snack are recommended as well.

This event is open to the entire family and we would love for you to join!

For more information, please contact info@sprockidssd.com

 

Chula Vista ~ Evening Trail Ride

Grab your lights and join us for an evening exploring the Otay Lakes Trails.  This is an INTERMEDIATE ride and participants should be familiar and comfortable riding on single track trails during the daytime to participate. This ride is open to riders 8+. Expect to ride 6-8 miles on trails with varying terrain.

We are excited to announce that adults can participate alongside your youth rider. The same skill, equipment and bike requirements stated above apply for adults. You must also reserve a spot for yourself to join in on the ride.

EQUIPEMENT: Geared mountain bike with at least 24” wheels and hand breaks, weather and time appropriate clothing, closed toed shoes, water and a snack.

BIKE LIGHTS: A bike light that is mounted to the rider’s helmet or handle bars is also required for this ride.  The bike light should be at least 900 lumens.  We have a few lights that can be borrowed for the ride, if you need a light please email info@sprockidssd.com prior to registering.

Night rides are a great way to explore local trails and we are looking forward to an adventure filled evening!

* Scholarships are available for families that would like to participate at a reduced rate, please email info@sprockidssd.com for more information.*

We look forward to seeing you out on the trail!

Chula Vista ~ Night Ride

Grab your lights and join us for an evening exploring the Otay Lakes Trails.  This is an INTERMEDIATE ride and participants should be familiar and comfortable riding on single track trails during the daytime to participate. This ride is open to riders 8+. Expect to ride 6-8 miles on trails with varying terrain.

We are excited to announce that adults can participate alongside your youth rider. The same skill, equipment and bike requirements stated above apply for adults. You must also reserve a spot for yourself to join in on the ride.

EQUIPEMENT: Geared mountain bike with at least 24” wheels and hand breaks, weather and time appropriate clothing, closed toed shoes, water and a snack.

BIKE LIGHTS: A bike light that is mounted to the rider’s helmet or handle bars is also required for this ride.  The bike light should be at least 900 lumens.  We have a few lights that can be borrowed for the ride, if you need a light please email info@sprockidssd.com prior to registering.

Night rides are a great way to explore local trails and we are looking forward to an adventure filled evening!

* Scholarships are available for families that would like to participate at a reduced rate, please email info@sprockidssd.com for more information.*

We look forward to seeing you out on the trail!

Clairemont ~ Fundamentals 1

The Sprockids San Diego Fundamentals I clinic teaches off-road skills and essential technique through drills, games, and fun activities.

Your rider will learn: bike safety and how to conduct an ABC bike check, importance of a properly fit helmet and a helmet check, about bike components and equipment, the three mountain bike essentials, what neutral and ready position are and how and when to use them, proper bike body positioning and separation, shifting gears and how to brake effectively. Skills are taught in a playful environment using our obstacles and playing games while on the bike!

This clinic is suitable for riders aged 7+ that are comfortable riding their bikes off-road.

Please come ready with a geared mountain bike that has a wheel size of 20″ or greater and is recently serviced and functional. Don’t forget to double check the chain, brakes and tire air pressure. Wear a properly fitted helmet (snug is important), closed toe sneakers and athletic clothing that is safe to ride in and weather appropriate. Well fed and hydrated riders tend to have the most fun! Please bring a bike mounted water bottle or hydration pack and a light snack.

Parents can participate in our clinics and learn alongside your child. The same skill, equipment and bike requirements stated above apply for parents and you must also book yourself a ticket.

* Scholarships are available for families that would like to participate at a reduced rate, please send an email to info@sprockidssd.com to inquire about the program*

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Del Sur Fundamentals I & II

The Sprockids Fundamentals I & II clinics are comprehensive off-road biking programs designed to teach riders essential skills and techniques through engaging drills, games, and fun activities! This two-part clinic is being held over two weekends, allowing participants to build upon their skills and progress in their off-road biking journey.

Your rider will learn the entirety of bike fundamentals, including bike safety and conducting an ABC bike check, the importance of a properly fit helmet and helmet check, bike components and equipment, the three mountain bike essentials, neutral and ready positions, proper bike body positioning and separation, shifting gears, effective braking techniques, steering and cornering, safely getting on and off the bike on hills, ratcheting, riding switchbacks, wheel lifts, and more!

Skills are taught in a playful environment using obstacles and games to make the learning experience enjoyable and engaging.

Our small coach to rider class ratio ensures personalized attention and support for each rider, allowing them to build confidence and develop a solid foundation of off-road biking skills.

These clinics are suitable for riders aged 7+ who are comfortable riding their bikes off-road.

Join us and experience the joy of riding and conquering new challenges on the trail!

Please ensure that your rider arrives prepared for the clinic with the following:

  • A geared mountain bike with a wheel size of 20″ or greater that has been recently serviced and is in functional condition.
  • Double check the chain, brakes, and tire air pressure to ensure they are in proper working order.
  • Wears a properly fitted helmet that is snug for optimal safety.
  • Wears closed toe sneakers and athletic clothing that is safe and suitable for riding.
  • Make sure your rider is well-fed and hydrated before the clinic, as riders who are nourished and hydrated tend to have the most fun!
  • Has a bike mounted water bottle or hydration pack to stay hydrated during the clinic.
  • Don’t forget to bring a light snack to keep your rider’s energy levels up during the session.

By following these guidelines, your rider will be fully prepared to make the most of his/her experience at the clinic. 

Adults are invited to participate in our clinics and learn alongside your rider. The same skill, equipment and bike requirements stated above apply for parents and you must also book yourself a ticket.

Please review our waivers upon checkout and let us know if you have any questions.

* Scholarships are available for families that would like to participate at a reduced rate, please email info@sprockidssd.com for more information.*

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Lake Hodges ~ Holiday Family Ride

Join us with your young riders to explore the local trail system at dusk in some festive wear and decorations! Wear your favorite holiday gear,  and/or decorate your bike (anything safe to ride with)!  This is a beginner Sprockids Family Ride. Our guides will lead the adventure around Lake Hodges exploring the area’s  fun and flowy single track!

Participants for this ride should be comfortable riding off-road on undulating terrain. A geared mountain bike with hand brakes is required. Expect to pedal 4-6 miles with slight elevation changes over the course of the ride. Family rides are open to riders ages 8+.

PARENTS: This is an event for you to ride alongside your young shredder, please book a ticket for yourself as well.

EQUIPMENT: Geared mountain bike with hand brakes and 24″ wheel or greater, weather appropriate clothing and closed toed shoes, bike mounted water bottle or hydration pack, snack and a fun positive attitude!  Also, don’t forget the charged lights! 

If you have questions regarding if this clinic is appropriate for your rider and their ability level PLEASE reach out!

* *Scholarships are available for families that would like to participate at a reduced rate, please send an email to info@sprockidssd.com to inquire about the program**

We look forward to riding with you!

Lake Hodges ~ Night Ride

Grab your lights and join us for an evening exploring the Lake Hodges Trails.  This is an INTERMEDIATE ride and participants should be familiar and comfortable riding on single track trails during the daytime to participate. This ride is open to riders 8+. Expect to ride 6-8 miles on trails with varying terrain.

We are excited to announce that adults can participate alongside your youth rider. The same skill, equipment and bike requirements stated above apply for adults. You must also reserve a spot for yourself to join in on the ride.

EQUIPEMENT: Geared mountain bike with at least 24” wheels and hand breaks, charged and working front bike light, weather and time appropriate clothing, closed toed shoes, water and a snack.

BIKE LIGHTS: A bike light that is mounted to the rider’s helmet or handle bars is also required for this ride.  The bike light should be at least 900 lumens.  We have a few lights that can be borrowed for the ride, if you need a light please email info@sprockidssd.com prior to registering.

Night rides are a great way to explore local trails and we are looking forward to an adventure filled evening!

* Scholarships are available for families that would like to participate at a reduced rate, please email info@sprockidssd.com for more information.*

We look forward to seeing you out on the trail!

Learn To Ride – Rancho Penasquitos

Riding a bike is SO MUCH FUN and we want to help everyone enjoy this amazing, lifelong, outdoor activity!  This two hour clinic provides a step-by-step process on how to confidently ride a bike.  Through engaging activities teaching and reinforcing skills we’ll have everyone rolling in no time!  Our friendly professional coaching staff in combination with a small coach to rider class ratio will help to overcome fears and teach important skills.  Learning the skills of paddling and wiggling will get every rider on the way to confidently start and stop, understand how to maneuver bikes around obstacles, and much more! Our fun, unique, and proven instruction methods will help everyone experience the joy of riding a bike!

Participants for this clinic should arrive with their own bike without training wheels.  Rider should be able to sit on the seat with their feet flat on the ground. The event is open to everyone age 4+.  For riders 4-12 years old, an accompanying adult may be needed to support their rider throughout the clinic.  Also, don’t forget hydration (water bottle or hydration pack) and a small snack.

PARENTS: Mom and Dad, do you need help learning to ride a bike as well?  Great news, we will teach you alongside your child!  Please sign yourself up as well.

EQUIPMENT: Weather appropriate clothing and closed toed shoes, hydration (water bottle or hydration pack), a small snack, and a fun positive attitude!

If you have questions regarding if this clinic is appropriate for your rider please reach out!

We look forward to riding with you!

* Scholarships are available for families that would like to participate at a reduced rate, please email info@sprockidssd.com for more information.*

Learn to Ride – Rancho Penasquitos

Riding a bike is SO MUCH FUN and we want to help everyone enjoy this amazing, lifelong, outdoor activity!  This two hour clinic provides a step-by-step process on how to confidently ride a bike.  Through engaging activities teaching and reinforcing skills we’ll have everyone rolling in no time!  Our friendly professional coaching staff in combination with a small coach to rider class ratio will help to overcome fears and teach important skills.  Learning the skills of paddling and wiggling will get every rider on the way to confidently start and stop, understand how to maneuver bikes around obstacles, and much more! Our fun, unique, and proven instruction methods will help everyone experience the joy of riding a bike!

Participants for this clinic should arrive with their own bike without training wheels.  Rider should be able to sit on the seat with their feet flat on the ground. The event is open to everyone age 4+.  For riders 4-12 years old, an accompanying adult may be needed to support their rider throughout the clinic.  Also, don’t forget hydration (water bottle or hydration pack) and a small snack.

PARENTS: Mom and Dad, do you need help learning to ride as well?  Great news, we will teach you alongside your child!  Please sign yourself up as well.

EQUIPMENT: Weather appropriate clothing and closed toed shoes, hydration (water bottle or hydration pack), a small snack, and a fun positive attitude!

If you have questions regarding if this clinic is appropriate for your rider please reach out!

We look forward to riding with you!

* Scholarships are available for families that would like to participate at a reduced rate, please email info@sprockidssd.com for more information.*

Learn To Ride – San Marcos

Riding a bike is SO MUCH FUN and we want to help everyone enjoy this amazing, lifelong, outdoor activity!  This two hour clinic provides a step-by-step process on how to confidently ride a bike.  Through engaging activities teaching and reinforcing skills we’ll have everyone rolling in no time!  Our friendly professional coaching staff in combination with a small coach to rider class ratio will help to overcome fears and teach important skills.  Learning the skills of paddling and wiggling will get every rider on the way to confidently start and stop, understand how to maneuver bikes around obstacles, and much more! Our fun, unique, and proven instruction methods will help everyone experience the joy of riding a bike!

Participants for this clinic should arrive with their own bike without training wheels.  Rider should be able to sit on the seat with their feet flat on the ground. The event is open to everyone age 4+.  For riders 4-12 years old, an accompanying adult may be needed to support their rider throughout the clinic.  Also, don’t forget hydration (water bottle or hydration pack) and a small snack.

PARENTS: Mom and Dad, do you need help learning to ride a bike as well?  Great news, we will teach you alongside your child!  Please sign yourself up as well.

EQUIPMENT: Weather appropriate clothing and closed toed shoes, hydration (water bottle or hydration pack), a small snack, and a fun positive attitude!

If you have questions regarding if this clinic is appropriate for your rider please reach out!

We look forward to riding with you!

* Scholarships are available for families that would like to participate at a reduced rate, please email info@sprockidssd.com for more information.*