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Feature Items

  • Castelli Squadra Long Jacket
    $49.99

    Take Castelli's Squadra Long Jacket along with you on every ride and you will be rewarded when the weather turns sour. Made of water-repellent nylon fabric, the Squadra… [more]

  • Castelli Perla Jersey FZ - Women's
    $79.99

    Feel and look great every time you head out the door with Castelli's Perla Jersey FZ. It's crafted from Castelli's soft, breathable fabric for superb moisture management… [more]

  • Castelli Mugello Jersey FZ
    $119.99

    For excellent comfort, Castelli's Mugello Jersey FZ boasts Castelli's moisture-transferring fabric, a body-hugging fit, a soft microfiber collar and sleeves, and a full… [more]

  • Castelli Ergo Tre Shorts
    $69.99 - $74.99

    Made of high-quality Affinity Lycra fabric, Castelli's Ergo Tre Shorts are extremely comfortable and have outstanding stretch, support and rebound. The Ergos also… [more]

  • Castelli Promessa W Jersey - Women's
    $79.99

    For excellent comfort, Castelli's Promessa W Jersey boasts a moisture-transferring and breathable fabric. It also sports a 10-inch zipper, three rear pockets and… [more]

  • Castelli GPM Long Sleeve Jersey FZ
    $89.99

    For excellent comfort, Castelli's GPM Long Sleeve Jersey FZ boasts Castelli's warm and moisture-transferring fabric, a body-hugging fit, a soft microfiber collar and… [more]

  • Castelli Sottile Jacket
    $79.99 - $89.99

    Castelli's Sottile Jacket is the classic rain slicker. The transparent material means your favorite jersey of any color won't be hidden by the rainy day blues. It's… [more]

  • Castelli Caterina WS Jacket - Women's
    $219.99

    Riding in the worst conditions requires advanced gear, and Castelli's Caterina WS Jacket has what you need to stay dry. It's made from Gore's Windstopper X-Lite Plus… [more]

  • Cervelo S5 VWD (Dura-Ace) - 2014
    $7,499.99

    Cervelo’s super-aero, ultralight S5 VWD gives you every conceivable advantage. It begins with a carbon layup that’s tuned to optimize stiffness laterally and torsionally… [more]

  • Cervelo R5 (Dura-Ace Di2) - 2014
    $8,999.99

    Vicious accelerations, supple road feel, precise handling, and shifting so smooth it's merely a thought—Cervelo's R5 does it all. It's built with one of the lightest,… [more]

 

Special Hours on Friday - 11 am-6pm


We recommend getting out for a Thanksgiving-morning ride.

There's no better way to work up a healthy appetite and turkey tastes even better after enjoying one of your favorite loops! 

We are closed Thanksgiving Day.

Our Friday hours are 11 am- 6 pm. 

Shop With Us On Small Business Saturday!

Support small businesses like ours this Saturday!November 29 is Small Business Saturday. It's a day to come together in support of small businesses we love. It's a day to support the shops and restaurants that employ our neighbors by reinvesting our money close to home. We appreciate your support! Amex card users can get statement credits for purchases on their card. See the link for details. We will offer a 10% discount that day on most items except 2015 bikes.

Lighting Helps You Ride Year 'Round!


A good headlight and taillight are bike-safety essentials.

As the days grow shorter, there's no need to back off on your fun and fitness. We have a wide selection of lights from Light and Motion, Cateye, Niterider, Planet Bike, Lezyne and more, that'll turn night into day.

Staff pick: the Light and Motion Urban 800 commuter light, on order now.

We also have vests and jackets and gloves to keep you warm and make you more visible out there. Come check us out.

Attend Our Bicycle Clinics!

Do you want to learn more about your bicycle and cycling? Check out our calendar of clinics. We have classes to help you get the most out of your bicycle. From basic bike repairs and set-up to learning riding techniques to having more fun on road and off, our classes help you enjoy the best bicycling experience possible!

Next Clinic TONIGHT at 6:30 pm - See you there!

The topic will be: Preparing for Winter, Part 2 - You!

Clothing, gear and preparation to help you enjoy riding in the cooler weather

We are an Official Cervelo Test Center

A Cervélo bicycle is your ticket to the top!

Yes, you can take an R3, R5, or S3 out for a real ride, not just a spin around the block. Demo one on our shop ride! All demos subject to certain conditions. Call, stop by, check out our Cervelo Test Centre selection and take home the ultimate road machine!

Welcome to La Dolce Velo

LDV Staff 2014

(l-r) Caleb, Aaron, Nyk, Kyle, Martin, Kendra, Rob, Jacquie, Stephen, and Doug (not pictured) ride their bikes every day like you. They are full of ideas, tips and insights to help you enjoy your riding experience. Come inside and meet them!

Join us for Our Shop Rides

One of the best ways to enjoy cycling is with other enthusiasts. We can help you learn the rules and find a group suited to your abilities and goals. We have several weekly shop rides:

Coming soon: Free spin class led by Coach Muddy Waters. Starts Nov 5

Saturdays, 7:00am: 30-40 miles at moderate speeds (15-18 mph) and hills. Meet at the shop with your bike, helmet, and fluids. Periodic re-groups.

Sunday morning "Waffle" Ride - meet at Everett Alvarez Jr Park in Santa Clara to roll at 9:00 AM. Twenty flat miles, mostly on paved bike paths, ending with coffee and breakfast near the shop. Perfect social or recovery ride. Helmets required.

Cycling Glossary - Word of the Day

workstand
Also called a "repair stand," this is a support that holds your bicycle in the air to make maintenance and repair easy.
 

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Store Hours: M-F 10:00-7:00 Sat 11:00-6:00 Sun 12:00-5:00

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