Sorella Mountain Bike Race Team 2017 Season

By Jean Miller, Race Team Director Mountain bike racing has its roots in the U.S. starting back in the 70s but wasn’t really recognized by international race organizations until the 1990s. Cross-country racing was the only World Cup sport at this time. Over the past... read more

Featured Sorella: Meet Brittany Montgomery

This month we are excited to feature Brittany Montgomery, our new club president! Tell Us About Yourself: I live near the city in Kirkwood with my husband Michael. We’ve been married for almost 2 years now. We started biking together in 2009, when we went out on... read more

Farm to Bike Snack Clinic

Join us on Sunday, February 5, from 3-5pm, to share & sample some alternatives to store-bought energy. You can catch up with your current Sorella friends, while meeting some new ones, all while taste-testing some delicious, healthy treats! Participants will... read more

Featured Sorella: Meet Krissy Giles

Tell us about yourself: I am a CPA, currently recovering from 10 tax seasons and now working in the healthcare industry for Piedmont Healthcare. I live with my boyfriend, Cam, just off Marietta Square. We are the parents of two rescued furbabies – Kaplan and Beckham,... read more

Sorella Cyclocross Season Recap

By Brittany Montgomery, Sorella Club President The Sorella race team is closing out the 2016 season of Cyclocross racing. This year has been eventful with our largest showing of Sorella racers; at times Sorellas made up more than half the field! The Georgia cyclocross... read more

Race Report: Turning 60, Part 2

by Kim Nelson After the U.S. Nationals and the California Death ride, I was looking forward to the World Masters Championships in Austria.The beauty of the Austria trip is, it begins with Bike Week in Hartberg-8 races in 9 days-ideal for honing ones racing skills.... read more

Featured Sorella: Meet Krissy Giles

Tell us about yourself: I am a CPA, currently recovering from 10 tax seasons and now working in the healthcare industry for Piedmont Healthcare.  I live with my boyfriend, Cam, just off Marietta Square.  We are the parents of two rescued furbabies – Kaplan and... read more

Featured Sorella: Meet Shereese Brooks

About Me: I currently work in Human Resources and own my own T-shirt screen print business. I am single with no children. I live downtown Atlanta and I hail from Richmond, VA. I enjoy running, swimming, and making people laugh. I love to read, dance and travel also. I... read more

Free Mountain Bike Clinic

Join super Sorellas Alexandra Martinez and Stefanie Wilmert, cat 1 mtb racers in xc and endurance racing, for a free mountain bike clinic on November 19, 2016 at 10 am, at the Lake Allatoona trails. Alexandra and Stefanie have been racing for over 15 years and are... read more

Free Yoga Class for Cyclists

Calling all Sorellas, fellas, and friends! Join club member Sarah Hoots at BURN Studio for a PRIVATE hot yoga class focused on cycling specific stretching to release hip flexors, hamstrings, glutes, IT bands…all the important muscles that cyclists tend to... read more

Georgia Golden Games

By Jennifer Klein If you’re 50 or older, Kim Nelson and I are going to recruit you to come down to Grovania, GA, next Sept for the Georgia Golden Games.  The cycling events take place every year over two days (Wed and Thurs for the retirees), and includes a 20K... read more

Featured Sorella: Kim Cross

About Me:  About myself: I teach medical imaging at Emory University, where I’ve been since 2009.  I’m what one would call a Damn Yankee. I moved from Connecticut in 2001 and here I am 15 years later.  My husband Lance and I have been married for a whole 3... read more

Season Recap from a First Year Racer

By Angela Barros My first year of being on the Sorella Race Team has wrapped up and I loved every bit of it!  It all started last year as I applied and was accepted as a member of the Sorella Allegro Race Team.  I was eager for  the race season to start allowing me to... read more

Sorella Cycling Annual Celebration and Kit Fit

Come celebrate another year of great cycling at our great sponsor Eventide Brewing! All Sorella members and Fella or friend are welcome! Eventide Brewery will provide a free souvenir glass, 3 full beers for all attendees from their selection of craft brews.... read more

FREE Maintenance Clinic at Atlanta Cycling Vinings

Come join us for a FREE Bicycle Maintenance Clinic for women on Monday October 17, 2016, at Atlanta Cycling VININGS from 6 to 7p. Sorellas and non-Sorellas welcome. Come join us for a free Bicycle Maintenance Clinic for Women on Monday October 17 and/or November 21 at... read more

Cyclocross Season is Here!

By Jean Miller and Brittany Montgomery If you haven’t noticed that #crossishere, then we can bring you to date. The Sorella Cyclocross team is psyched for the Georgia cross season to begin and wants you all to come out and experience their awesomeness. Whether you... read more

Sorella Cycling Annual Celebration: Save the Date

When: Sunday November 6, 5-8 pm Where: Eventide Brewery, 1015 Grant Street SW Atlanta, 30315 Come celebrate another year of great cycling at our great sponsor Eventide Brewing! All Sorella members and Fella or friends are welcome! Eventide Brewery will provide a free... read more

Leadville 100

By Jenna Downey It all began a year ago after Leadville 100 when I paced/crewed my boyfriend Stephan through the 100 mile run in beautiful Colorado. The atmosphere at Leadville is incredible and he said, “let’s do the mountain bike next year.” We put our names in the... read more

Featured Sorella: Meet Bianca Martin

About Me: I am a recent transplant to Atlanta about a year and a half ago. I began cycling back in September after battling many running injuries and ultimately deciding to make the transition over. I currently work for Mizuno USA in Brand Marketing for Running.... read more

Tour de France and Climbing: A Dream Trip!

By Jennifer Klein Cycling in Europe had always been a dream of mine, and I figured it was bucket list time! I joined the Atlanta Cycling Tour de France trip along with fellow Sorellas Karen Hoffmann and Suzanne Brockway and 25 other friends new and old.  Very... read more

Featured Sorella: Meet Nancy Marencin

About Me: I’m originally from Miami, Florida and completed my undergraduate degree in music performance and psychology at The University of Miami (Go Canes!). Most of my family has relocated to the Jacksonville, Florida area where there are fewer hurricanes and less... read more

Free Nutrition Clinic

Join fellow Sorellas Syliva Poulis and Suzanne Brockway on Sunday, August 21, at 4:30 pm at Eventide Brewery for a clinic focused on the special nutrition requirements of cyclists and endurance athletes.  This clinic is open to all Sorella members. Sylvia Poulis has... read more