Last of the Summer Rituals

We can’t believe it either, but the kids are already heading back to school and summer’s end is closing in. Is it just us, or does this season seem to go by faster and faster every year? Fear not, we still have a few weeks left before fall’s official calendar commencement, and luckily for us,…

A Grit Story: Kelli Heald

  It’s true when we say, “our clients become family to us;” with Kelli Heald, though, that bond goes even deeper. A Gritty from day one, Kelli has been bouncing with us in the Saddle Room ever since Holy Grail dropped its first beat. To say she and her daughter, Lauren, are our Front-row favorites…

A Garage Workout with Nicci

Our Costa Mesa Instructor of the Month for August, Nicci Morris, lives by the motto, “SWEAT EVERY DAY”! You’d think that would be easy for someone who teaches indoor cycling, but for a stay-at-home mom, it’s sometimes impossible to go take your favorite class when you can’t find childcare. Not a problem for our Nicci….

A Grit Story: Shannon Barker + OC Fashion Week

  Happy Smokin’ Hot Friday Gritties! Have you seen? GritCycle is a proud sponsor of OC Fashion Week,  and we’re thrilled to be hosting ALL of the model auditions at our Monarch Beach location! Want to walk the runway this year? Fill out your Model Registration form HERE, and join us on any of the following…

Grit’s Summer Reads…..

Who doesn’t love a great “beach read”? Summertime is the perfect time to get lost in that book you’ve had up on the shelf all year. What better way to spend an hour or two on the sand, than under an umbrella escaping into a creepy thriller, an epic love story,  or time traveling back into…

Barks of Love: August Charity of the Month

With 100% of all donated funds going directly to the re-homing of abandoned dogs we at Grit Cycle couldn’t think of a better charity to support during the month of August than Barks of Love. “Barks of Love is the only non-profit canine rescue program in Orange County committed to matching dogs with ideal foster…

Costa Mesa Instructor of the Month for August: Nicci Morris

Don’t let those girl-next-door good looks and mid-western charm fool you, once those lights go down, our Nicci Morris is pure fire up on that podium. Truly one of the dearest humans on the planet, Nicci was a favorite client of Grit’s since day one of the Saddle Room doors opening; we are even more…

Lisa’s Famous Tempeh Wraps

  When she’s not scouring music for her waitlisted classes, or grinding at her 9 to 5 job, our Monarch Beach instructor of the month, Lisa Mikelson, is a budding chef. Students are always asking her for her latest, healthy recipe. Her last share with the Outpost was a huge hit, so we had to…

Grit Cycle’s Summer Travel Tips

Summer is the season for travel. And while we miss seeing our Gritties on a regular base, it makes us happy knowing you’re all taking time to relax + indulge, spend time with family and friends, and explore new adventures. With that being said we still want you staying healthy and safe, and seamlessly returning…