2016 GGTC SPONSORS
GGTC is proud to list our valued sponsors along with their club discount offerings. To view the details of each sponsor offering, please login and visit the Sponsor Deals page. This page includes information about our 2016 club sponsors. You can find the discount codes (where appropriate) in the members only sponsors deals page.
If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities with the GGTC, contact Director Of Sponsorship, Emily Richmond for more information.
Platinum & Gold Level Sponsors
Huckleberry Bicycles first opened in 2011 as a full-service bicycle shop on San Francisco’s historic Market Street. Once home to many bicycle shops and cycling apparel shops at the turn of the century, today Market Street is perhaps the busiest cycling street in the country. We try to harken back to that time when cycling was a functional and fashionable way to get around this beautiful city. huckleberrybicycles.com
At ROKA, we're dedicated to empowering triathletes and swimmers with products that make them faster — faster than they were yesterday, faster than they were last season, faster than their competition. Faster takes hard work, but when you find resonance in the water with your training and equipment there's nothing like it. We call it "easy speed" and it feels AWESOME. Lost it? Never had it? No worries. We're here to help. rokasports.com
A Runner's Mind is a local and family owned running store that focuses on the complete runner as an individual. Above all, we understand that all who run, walk, and participate in sports or an exercise regiment are winners who share our values and contribute to our lives and our communities. While running with the right shoes elevates your running experience, it’s your heart, your history; your drive, your endurance, and your will that enables you to finish strong and which comprise A Runner’s Mind. arunnersmind.com
San Francisco based P-fits has been fitting bikes since 2005. From beginners to top Pro Athletes, Pedro has seen it all. It really does start at P-fits, sprint triathlons to full Ironmans, 0 to 100 mile bike rides-he will get you there! GGTCers enjoy a 10% discount on services.
"I am not just a cycling fit guru- while I am certified in several different fit methodologies, I also have years of experience competing in road races and triathlons. I draw from all of this to provide you with a unique bike fitting experience. I listen to your needs and what you are trying to accomplish in order to help you maximize your goals, enhance your performance, and enjoy your time on your bike." Visit Pedro at fittedbypedro.com
ekiden is the official run coaching provider for the Golden Gate Triathlon Club, offering coached track workouts on Wednesday nights year-round. ekiden uses technology to bring a great human coaching experience to every athlete, regardless of experience level, and offers different levels of interaction depending on your goals and needs. ekiden.com
Rudy Project designs and manufactures hi-tech sunglasses, goggles and helmets by applying the most advanced science, materials engineering and computer technology. Designed and produced in Italy, Rudy Project has been distributed throughout the United States and Canada since 1998. We are known for providing the absolute best RX solutions for athletes and outdoor enthusiasts around the world. In addition to our unparalleled customer service standards, we pride ourselves on always being on the cutting edge of technological innovations for all of our products. The leader in eyewear and helmets for cycling, triathlon, skiing, golf and tennis, Rudy Project has been a proud sponsor of many organizations including USATriathlon, U.S. Ski Team and U.S. Ski Patrol rudyproject.com
We support people that make a difference every day. People who are committed to a healthy, athletic lifestyle and being good citizens. People who appreciate quality, innovation and no BS marketing. We are committed to producing the best possible eyewear for outdoor enthusiasts and stand behind each product we produce with integrity and pride to insure your completely satisfied no matter what. www.xx2i.com
Providing coaching for GGTC's Ironman distance Programs, purplepatch fitness provides personalized multi sport coaching. In addition to triathlon training for individuals, clubs and teams, purplepatches wide array of services include personal training, group training camps, swim analysis, and bike fitting. Whether training for your first event or your 100th, purplepatch fitness will help you achieve your race goals. For more information check out: purplepatchfitness.com
Trifiniti provides coaching services for individuals and groups of all levels. In the past six years, Trifiniti has helped hundreds of athletes become Ironman finishers as the official Ironman group training program for the GGTC. In addition to offering coaching, Trifiniti also conducts triathlon camps and cycling tours in Tuscany and France. Trifiniti founder, Coach Duane Franks is one of our original GGTC founding members with over thirty years of experience. Coach Duane and Dorette Franks was the GGTC track coach from 2007-2014. Read more about Trifiniti coaching at www.trifiniti.com
Coach John Dahlz is an experienced coach and decorate professional triathlete with a number of podiums to his credit. John Dahlz is the former Head Coach of the University of California Berkeley Triathlon Team, leading the team to a number of triathlon championships. John Dahlz coaches GGTC's swimming and track programs as well as individual athletes of all levels.
Helming Athletics is the official strength & conditioning provider for the Golden Gate Triathlon Club, offering CrossFit classes specific to the endurance athlete locally at San Francisco CrossFit. Helming Athletics operates in both the endurance and CrossFit communities. Gaining insight from both communities, HA blends best practices towards performance, training, and program design for triathletes, runners, cyclists, and CrossFitters alike.
As the largest CompuTrainer facility on the West Coast, SHIFT offers unique, fun and energizing 90 minute cycling classes. Our classes are led by professional athletes, and we thrive on a culture of education in technique, form and efficiency to help you translate what you learn in class to outdoor riding skills. We also offer strength and conditioning training with experts in the field of sports performance. At SHIFT, we are all about Cycling, Strength Training and Community. Come join us at shift-sf.com
INprove.me is performance nutrition company founded by GGTC member Isabelle Nadeau, PhD. The ultimate goal of Inprove.me is to help athletes and fitness enthusiasts reach their athletic goals. Services include:
- Metabolic Efficiency Test and Analysis
- Ongoing Metabolic Efficiency and Performance Nutrition Coaching
- Performance Nutrition Consultation
Whether it’s to perform better during a race, be more metabolically efficient or improve their body composition, INprove.me can help all athletes reach their potential. GGTC members can get 10% off any service, contact Isabelle for more information inprove.me.
SMI specializes in Orthopedic Massage, a manual therapy technique focusing on the treatment and prevention of musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction. smiweb.org
Dr. Hal Rosenberg is a member of the USA Triathlon medical staff and has served Sports Medicine rotations at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO. He is a former certified coach for USA Cycling. As a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner (CCSP), Dr. Rosenberg specializes in the treatment of athletes. He has a diverse clinical approach by combining chiropractic, exercise rehabilitation, functional performance enhancement, Functional Movement Screening (FMS), Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA), Graston Technique (GT) soft tissue therapy, and functional kinesiology athletic taping. Dr. Rosenberg is a former instructor of Active Release Techniques (ART) soft tissue therapy. GGTC members receive a 10% discount on all non-insurance services and a significant discount on a Gait Analysis session. chiromedicalgroup.com
Reboot Float Spa offers four state-of-the-art sensory deprivation tanks, or pods, filled with water highly concentrated with Epson salts, allowing you to float for one hour in virtual weightlessness, in a variety of positions. Kept at 94 degrees, the water never feels cold or hot, so you may have trouble being able to pinpoint exactly where the water ends and your body begins. rebootfloatspa.com
Presidio Sport & Medicine is the Bay Area’s innovative leader in sports medicine. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality, customized, one-on-one care possible. We not only specialize in physical therapy, we also offer an array of health and fitness services. Whether you are a competitive triathlete, recovering from injury, or just want to lead a healthy life, our integrated approach will help you reach your goals and beyond. With convenient locations in both the Presidio and Mill Valley, we are here to help you! presidiosport.com
Not your average gym; we’re focused on training and teaching to energize, inspire, and get results at all levels.
At Studiomix, our goal is to deliver an ongoing variety of physical culture for you to look forward to.
We're mixing up the typical gym routine and your expectations with a variety of movement, music, thoughtful coaching, and honest vibes to help reconnect minds and bodies. studiomix.com
TEN THOUSAND! That’s the average amount of steps a person takes in a day. And let’s be honest, the PRO Compression customer is nowhere near average. So when you think about a number like that, you start to realize what PRO Compression founders Eric Smith and Jeff Pennington realized as they set out to create a better sock. They discovered that when you combine quality materials with a thoughtful construction, you can do all kinds of wonderful things, like improve circulation, reduce fatigue and discomfort, and shorten recovery time. procompression.com
Sports Basement is a Bay Area mainstay for sporting goods and outdoor gear with a strong commitment to knowledgeable, helpful service and prices 30%-60% below MSRP. Our dedicated triathlon department carries an extensive selection of wetsuits by Orca, Blue Seventy, TYR & Zoot while the full-service bike shop offers bicycles by: BMC, Cannondale, Felt, Fuji & Jamis, as well as top-notch repair and professional bike fittings for road and tri bikes. Come check out our shoe department for your running needs and get a free gait analysis to make sure that you’re in the right shoes for you. Sports Basement offers GGTC exclusive clinics, meeting space and parties. sportsbasement.com
Our mission is two-fold: One, to educate outdoor enthusiasts about the importance of wearing ID. Two, to provide these athletes with innovative identification products that they will want to include as part of their gear. roadid.com
We offer a number of race discounts for members besides these major races and race series.