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SkyFlash Racing



SkyFlash Racing

SkyFlash Racing is a Women's elite and development cycling organization based out of San Diego, California. 

At SkyFlash Racing, a 501c3 non-profit, we are helping to pave the way for women's cycling in Southern California. Through cycling, we develop strong female leaders and we empower our riders to help make a difference in the sport and in their community. Formed in 2004, SkyFlash Racing is one of the longest running cycling organizations in Southern California. We support over 40 women on the road, track, and trails. 

As our riders develop on the bike, we often see changes in all areas of their lives. Through cycling, SkyFlash Racing women gain valuable bike handling skills, courage, strength, and they become true team players. We see an increase in their support of each other, as well as their encouragement of all riders, regardless of team and ability.

At SkyFlash Racing, we offer scholarships, race reimbursements and volunteer opportunities. Women benefit from coaching through ongoing skills clinics, as well as both an elite and developmental team leader.

Proven Results

We had a successful 2016 season with podiums in more than 50 races! Some of our top results include: 

  • 2016 Rio Paralympics- Women's 3000m Individual Pursuit- Bronze
  • 2016- Rio Paralympics- Women's Time Trial- Bronze
  • SCNCA State Team Time Trial Champions
  • SCNCA State Masters 35+ Champion
  • Kenda Cup Series Junior Women- 1st Place
  • SCNCA State Track Championships - 2nd Place Team Sprint and Match Sprint

2017 Partners

We are so pleased to be partnering with these wonderful companies for the 2017 season!
Bike Bling
Cyclists Massage
Karl Strauss Brewing Company
Kool n' Fit
Marvelous Creative Solutions
Revolution Bike Shop
Top Rope Media
WD-40 Bike

If you would like to support women's cycling consider dontating! :)


#Rock2Rio with 2016 Paralympic Cyclist Samantha Bosco

Passion Fuels A Dream

By Samantha Bosco for iRT Wheels

"Its hard to contain my excitement as I prepare for my first ever Paralympic Games in September. You see, I had this dream when I was nine years old to be a professional mountain bike racer, traveling all over the world racing my bike. The feel of the wind in my hair, the strength and skill to get through hairpin turns... " Read More


Quick rise in Paralympic cycling has Heinrich enjoying the ride


A little over two years ago, the top officials and coaches with the U.S. Paralympics cycling team didn’t know who Samantha Heinrich was.

That’s OK — she had no idea they existed either.



Deanna racing with Jo Celso, article found on           Photo By: Matt Lingo

Deanna racing with Jo Celso, article found on           Photo By: Matt Lingo

Deanna photographed at the San Diego Velodrome with Jo Celso of Team Cinelli Chrome.  

See article here:

The Community of Women's Racing: Talking with Deanna Hensley and Kim McKewon


Many people enter the sport of cycling and are surprised to find out that they want to race competitively.  Deanna Hensley and Kim McKewon of Team Holliday Rock talk about their entry into the world of women's racing.

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The New Kids on the Block – Team Holliday Rock p/b Zoca

March 5, 2014

"New to the Women’s road racing scene this year is Team Holliday Rock presented by (p/b) Zoca Cycling Gear. Team Holliday Rock is a part of SkyFlash Racing, founded in 2012 by Todd Willis. SkyFlash Racing is as an amateur elite racing team that competes in southern California local cycling events. Todd’s mission was to promote a team where the members are helpful, approachable and committed to growing the sport..."




We are currently updating our roster for the 2017 season. If you are interested in learning more, drop us an email, join us for one of our monthly team rides, follow us on social media, join our Board of Directors, or stop by one of our upcoming events!