Mission Statement:

The Fire Velo Cycling Club will be a highly visible national cycling organization that promotes physical and mental wellness in the fire service and partner emergency services by participating in cycling events and charity events across the nation, as well as fundraising to support fire service efforts of cancer awareness, cancer prevention and overall wellness.  Firefighters Riding for Others……….

About Us:

Fire Velo is a fire service-based 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Our goal is to be a highly visible national cycling organization, participating in rides and charity events throughout the United States. All funds raised through Fire Velo will help provide financial assistance to fire service-based groups and causes. We are first and foremost a cycling club. We are a dedicated group of fire service cyclists who have a passion for cycling and a willingness to share it with others. While our members are primarily active and retired firefighters riding for our fire service families, we accept riders from all walks of life. Fire Velo is open to all levels of riders from beginner to advance riders; weekend riders to racers; roadies to mountain bikers. Some members have over thirty years of riding experience while others have not been on a bike in years. We regularly participate in local and national cycling events. We hope to make these rides a great social event while at the same time bringing focus to many great causes pertaining to the physical and mental wellness of fire service.

At every ride, Fire Velo riders keep the memory of those in our fire service family who have lost the battle to cancer, and ride with the spirit of those who continue the battle.

Fire Velo Cyclists Announce 2021 Los Angeles to New York City

20th Anniversary of September 11, 2001     9/11 Ride for America

To sponsor a rider, use the Donate Securely Online Button above or go to the Donate 2 LA to NY tab above the donations tab and follow the instructions for online donation.

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2 weeks ago
FIRE VELO

Coming up on 4 months to go for our LA2NYC 20th Anniversary Ride in remembrance of those lost that day and those lost to 9/11 related illnesses .

We leave from the Santa Monica Pier on August 1st.

Here are your riders;

Jim Berklite, LACoFD
Buck Buchanan, LACoFD
Dave Castaneda, LAFD
Gary Massetani, SFFD
Kevin McIntyre, Central Pierce Fire
Jamie Monroe, Central Kitsap Fire & Rescue
Jorge Ostrovsky, LAFD
Joe Seemiller, Ellensburg FD
Glenn Smith, LACoFD
Rich Smith,
Tom Sowards, Renton Regional Fire Authority
Marv Williams, LAFD
Steve Winter, VCFD

Visit Firevelo.com for more information and consider making a donation.
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Coming up on 4 months to go for our LA2NYC 20th Anniversary Ride in remembrance  of those lost that day and those lost to 9/11 related illnesses .

We leave from the Santa Monica Pier on August 1st.

Here are your riders;

Jim Berklite, LACoFD
Buck Buchanan, LACoFD
Dave Castaneda, LAFD
Gary Massetani, SFFD
Kevin McIntyre, Central Pierce Fire
Jamie Monroe, Central Kitsap Fire & Rescue
Jorge Ostrovsky, LAFD
Joe Seemiller, Ellensburg FD
Glenn Smith, LACoFD
Rich Smith, 
Tom Sowards, Renton Regional Fire Authority
Marv Williams, LAFD
Steve Winter, VCFD

Visit Firevelo.com for more information and consider making a donation.

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Excited for the Team. Wonderful that you're doing this.

Rock Star Line up. Thanks guys!!

Awesome list of guys, I have rode with some of them here in Montana. Stay safe brothers!

Would be very interested in buying one of those jerseys

Hoping to join the group for a portion of this journey...just can’t swing the 6-weeks off from work at this point

I would like to buy two of them

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1 month ago
FIRE VELO

So I finished my birthday ride, riding my age + 1 to grown on.

Thanks to Martha for riding the first hour today.

Thanks also to Coach Kathy for her guidance in making me a better rider. FastLab in centennial is the place for training and coaching along with PT expert Lee when you need a tuneup. 👍👏💪🚴🇺🇸
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Happy Birthday Buck🍺you deserve one of these!!

Happy Birthday 🎉

Happy Birthday Buck!

Good job buck. 🚴🏼‍♂️

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1 month ago
FIRE VELO

Into hour 2 of my birthday ride. ... See MoreSee Less

Into hour 2 of my birthday ride.
1 month ago
FIRE VELO

1 hour in on my birthday ride. ... See MoreSee Less

1 hour in on my birthday ride.

Comment on Facebook

22.7 mph. Gotta be a tail wind or getting paced by a) HANIBLE or b) CL

CALI BOYS.

2 months ago
FIRE VELO

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Well... technically that is not a new jersey. However, I do really like the logo he came up with for the memorial ride

Hi Sean how are you doing buddy 😎🌅

Steve Winters son created it.

AWESOME - Love it and Love the cause.

New Jersey’s looks awesome!!

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Fire Velo is a “Fire Service” based cycling club, whose mission is to help others. Our main focus is on cancer awareness within the fire service. We also provide firefighter wellness and promote fund raising for other organizations and causes.

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