Meet the CRCA Sub-teams
CRCA is the umbrella club for a variety of sub-teams that make up a vital element of our community. Information on each of CRCA's currently active sub-teams is included below. Visit each team's social media pages or look up team contacts in the CRCA Membership Database. To learn how to form your own sub-team or how sub-teams operate, visit CRCA Sub-Teams.
Any questions regarding sub-teams may be directed to the Director of Teams.
About the Team
Racers: Men Cat 2-4
Contact: Derrick Lewis
We are a masters team composed of category 2 and 3 riders.
Racers: Men Cat 2-3
Contact: Paul Carbonara
Brands cycles/gold coast porsche
We are a Long Island based Masters team (formerly Brands Cycle/Roslyn Porsche) started 5 years ago. We pride ourselves on having fun, training together and racing as a team. We currently have 7 riders and only a few guys fight over the Bengay and the Geritol complete.We are always looking for new talent that wants to race as a team.
century road club development foundation
We are a non-profit foundation focused on promoting the growth and development of youth cycling in the New York City area. Our team is a junior and U23 cycling program that competes in and around New York City. For 2016 the team features a roster of nearly twenty riders who receive on-and-off the bike coaching and equipment support from the CRCDF.
CityMD Women's Racing
We are the official amateur and domestic elite women's cycling team for CityMD. We primarily race on the road, as part of the CRCA, NYC's largest bicycle racing club, and also dabble in track and off road racing in our spare time.
die hard - think racing
We are a Masters Men's racing team who have been a staple of the NYC cycling scene since 1998.
Racers: Masters Men Cat 1-4
Contact: George Suter
e2value p/b verge sport
We are a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. We provide the structure for racers to develop their skills and race at the highest level of their abilities with the ultimate goal of racing at the national level. In 2017 we expect to again have racers participating in local, regional, and national events.
Echelon Cycles was founded in 2009 by veteran racer Pablo D. Castro and friends Daniel DeNigris and Sha Ran Kim, M.S., both avid cyclists.
Pablo was a great bike racer for more than 25 years, his passing away last November deeply saddens us and the racing community. In memory of his legacy we continue to aspire towards his commitment to road racing and development of new talent. We also participate in track and CX as well. We are a NYC based team with 4 team members. If you are passionate about racing please feel free to contact us. Men and woman are welcome to join the team.
About the Team
Contact: Mark Inaba
fire cycling team
We are a group of predominantly, but not exclusively, Mexican and Latin American men who have been riding together socially for approximately 12 years. For these many years, the group has trained informally but intensively, participating in various cycling events, such as GFNY, GFNJ, and Battenkill. In 2017, the team shall embrace and commence formal group training and competition as a team by way of USA Cycling and CRCA.
Racers: Men Cat 4-5
Contact: Maura Hayes
Our primary goals are to develop racers at varying levels and provide continuous support to help enable them to reach their true potential. Foundation has 50 members based in New York City; 10 race in Category 1 races on the elite team.
gf capital/h&e enterprise
We are a NYC based racing team.
Racers: Men Cat 2-4
Contact: Stephen Chang
We are a community based cycling club who also have a racing team. We aim to promote a healthy lifestyle in our community with our passion for cycling, while offering a platform for those who are looking to ride competitively. We ride to share, have fun and support each other.
Racers: Men & Women Cat 1-5
Contact: Jorge Plazas
We were originally founded in 1999 as a group of former recreational cyclists who wanted to test their fitness and competitive nature in the local club race scene. Our roster includes riders that are nationally ranked in their respective categories. We have a unique mix of individuals who all successfully dedicated themselves to the sport of cycling while balancing their work and family responsibilities.
nycc racing p/b bgc partners
OutCycling is a fab nonprofit cycling network based in New York City for LGBT people of all abilities, up, down and sideways. We love lycra and we promote healthy living through cycling for all! Our youth team, the Fearless Flyers, fearlessly bikes around the city to learn how the bike thing fits with city living in all its crazy dimensions. Our fitness rides bring members together for fun and frolicsome adventures to beaches and mountains and beyond. As part of our mission to rock any biking of any kind, we’re fielding a subteam of experienced racers who bust their booties on those hills in Central Park. Let’s keep it real!
Competitive women’s cycling team based in New York City. We compete in top amateur and pro-level races in the New York metropolitan area, New England, and the mid-Atlantic region. We are professional women in our 20’s, 30’s, and 40’s who love the sport of bike racing and are fiercely committed to it. We compete in single- and multi-day events every weekend from March through September, and are dedicated to becoming a dominant force in local and regional racing while maintaining our commitment to the development of women’s cycling.
rbny racing-verge sport
NYC based road and cross racing team founded in September 2012 by David Blume and Per Rosenkvist. The roster consists of riders racing Cat 3/4 and Masters categories, and they can be seen all around the metro NYC area. RBNY focuses on teamwork: riding, training and racing together as a team. Rather than focus on individual riders RBNY works to improve all riders. Showing respect for all riders on the team as well as anyone the team encounters along the way is a very important aspect of the team concept.
We are a 501c (3) non profit organization for students and adults who have the desire to engage in bicycle and triathlon racing and reside in lower Westchester County, New York State, primarily in the Rivertowns (Yonkers, Hastings on Hudson, Dobbs Ferry, Irvington, Sleepy Hollow, and Tarrytown). We provide coaching and camaraderie that will help members achieve both competitive and non-competitive athletic goals in a safe and enjoyable manner.
We are comprised of an active and tight-knit men's and women's squad based in NYC. Our primary focus is road racing, but you'll see our team racing and training throughout NYC and beyond in multiple disciplines. We also pride ourselves in giving back to our local cycling community through volunteerism and partnerships with local businesses and CRCA.
sids bikes nyc
We are an amateur cycling team in NYC made of about 30 riders who participate in mountain biking, road cycling and cyclocross. The team members race in Masters, PRO CAT 123, CAT 4, and CAT 5 classifications. All are extremely enthusiastic and work across a variety of fields. They are seen daily and weekly training and racing on the roads around NYC.
About the Team
Contact: Alex Ostroy
We are managed under Taniguchi Racing and have been an active racing team under CRCA for over a decade. Our team philosophy is based on 3 pillars: team racing, team training and team socializing; all with a twist of humor and diversity. We are grateful for the generous support of our sponsors.
To Be Determined
We are a collection of racers that have been a major presence in the New York City peloton since 2012. The team is active across categories and is focused on all disciplines of racing including road, cyclocross, mountain bike, and gravel.