Santa Cruz + Bay Area



Krista Gray Coaching

Krista Gray has been leading rides and teaching basic mountain bike skills in Santa Cruz since 2011. She maintains her Level 2 Bike Instructor Certification through the IMBA Program, and is planning to also obtain credentials from the Professional Mountain Bike Instructor Association in 2018.

Krista also enjoys mentoring kids on bikes! She has been involved in the Santa Cruz chapter of Little Bellas including being the program lead in 2018.

Krista loves to teach beginners! She offers group instruction, private instruction, mentoring, tours, and special events.

Contact Krista through her website.
and visit her Facebook page



The Ride Guides

Dave has called Santa Cruz and its epic singletrack home for over two decades. He is heavily engaged in the past, present, and future of mountain biking in Santa Cruz as a former MBOSC board member, State Parks docent and Wilderness Patrol volunteer, and a trail crew leader with MBOSC. Dave is an IMBA certified coach.

Contact Dave through The Ride Guides website.



As a former pro rider, coach Abby is prepared to help guide you to your cycling goals through a personal and targeted training program. Her program focuses on weights, cardio, stretching, form and attitude. She specializes in mountain bike coaching. Currently, she works out of Santa Cruz, but also offers coaching in (your) house, by phone and internet training as well. 

Contact Abby through her website



Savvy Bikes

Savvy Bike is the evolution of the highly successful Velo Girls Coaching Services program, founded in 2002. Based in Northern California, more than 1,000 men and women from throughout the US and Canada participate in our programs each year, including skills clinics, bike fitting, and personal coaching.

Read more about Lorri on the Savvy Bikes website.
Contact Lorri through the website