Grit Cycle + Jaime Komer

We at Grit Cycle are bursting with excitement for our October partnership with the fabulous, gold-medal Olympian, Jaime Komer. A Southern California local, Jaime is one of the leaders in the wellness industry. We are proud to partner up with her to bring our Gritties the best in health and wellness. In a happy nutshell,…

The Queen of Halloween: DANI

Anyone who has been riding here at GritCycle for awhile knows that we all take Halloween very, very seriously. We love to dress up, be crazy, and celebrate with the best of ’em. Of everyone we know though, no one does it better than our October Instructor of the Month, Dani! Every year, staff and…

ROCK’TOBER at Grit Cycle

Happy October Gritties! Welcome to our first-ever Roc⚡️-Tober, where we are rockin-and rolling all month long and partying EVERY DAY!!! It’s a new month, an official new season, we have new GRIT apparel in the shop, so we thought we’d “rock” this harvest out with the theme of ROC⚡️’tober where we will bring you rock-n-roll…

Happy Birthday Trader Joe’s!

  Believe it or not, but our favorite neighborhood grocery just turned 50 years old?! From its first shop in Pasadena, where hometown butchers sliced cheese and meats, and freshly squeezed orange juice was served from local orange groves, Trader Joe’s has dedicated itself to bringing the community quality food at reasonable prices. Trader Joe’s…

How to Combat Inflammation?

  Pretty much every where you look these days the word “inflammation” pops up, properly frightening us into healthier lifestyle habits and more wholesome nutrition choices.  Many of us are confused as to what exactly defines inflammation? and why is it so detrimental? There are two types of inflammation: painful inflammation and silent inflammation. Painful…

Pre-Saddle Room Snacks

It’s no secret, proper nutrition is vital for a strong performance in the Saddle Room; the energy required for sprints, hills, motorcycles, and power jumps can’t be sustained on Chainsmokers alone. We are often asked what is the best way to fuel up for a 45 minute session at Grit Cycle? We went straight to…

Maddy’s Top 5 Favorite Trips of a Lifetime

We’ve got our very own travel-guide on staff at GritCycle in the form of our September Instructor of the Month, Maddy! We swear, if she’s not in the Saddle Room, she’s on an airplane or trekking across international borders. Since she’s been all over the world, we asked her to share her five most-favorite destinations,…

How do you define INTEGRITY?

 As one our founding principles, Grit Cycle strives to have INTEGRITY permeate every decision we make.  When Matt and Marisa came together with their vision for Grit Cycle, “INTEGRITY” punctuated almost every conversation for their mission. One of our shop’s first designs was the inteGRITy t-shirt. As Grit Cycle is growing, evolving, and moving forward…

A Day in the Life of Alex Vallejo

As we head into autumn, it’s safe to say we’re FALLing for our Monarch Beach September Instructor of the Month – Alex! In addition to lighting the Costa Mesa Saddle Room UP on Friday nights, she’s been burnin’ it down in Monarch Beach on Saturday mornings too! We asked her to walk us through what…

End of Summer Frohito

Happy Friday Gritties! Before we sign off for the weekend we wanted to send you on your way with a tasty refresher from our resident mixologist and queen of the single single double, Debbie Springer. Debbie’s company, Upon Request Events, is the top-rated event planning business in Southern California. We are so lucky to call…

A South County Guide to Fun!

Happy Tuesday Gritties! We are popping bottles-excited to bring to the Outpost one of Grit’s most-favorite couples: Mark Sankey and Richard Drewelow! Devoted riders and THE best deck after-partiers since day one, Mark and Richard, are the toast of Orange County’s hottest, hippest, and most-fun places-to-be. Much to the dismay for all of us who…