Adobo Velo

Welcome to ADOBO Velo

So. Cal's biggest filipino-american road cycling club. All skills levels welcome, regardless of nationality, race, color, creed. Our mission: Promote cycling by organizing cycling activities. Some of the benefits of membership include...
Camaraderie (see photos) , Club Rides (challenging yet friendly), Organized Events (Picnic rides, centuries, etc), Adobo Velo kit exclusive to members, Club ride insurance ($10k accident + $1M general liability).  Questions, Comments?  Email us at

We're all AMBASSADORS of the sport of cycling. We strive to represent it well and be good citizens whereever we visit to bike.  We're courteous and respectful to residents, motorists, pedestrians. We obey traffic laws.  We smile and have Fun. We don't litter.

Officers and Board of Directors May 2015-May 2017

Ruffy Martin - President
Mhel Mojica - Vice President
Rosalie Kneebone - Treasurer
Vic Bueno Moderator
Edgar Borje - Auditor

Geographic chapter directors
Louie Gonzales - Cerritos
George Chung - Duarte
Fermin Hernandez - Ventura/Valley  
Carlo Reyes - Orange County 
Aldrich Gatpayat - Chino Hills 
Deo Punongbayan - Eagle Rock 
Crispin Pahuriray - San Diego 
Amante Aguila  - Philippines 
Lee Pahuriray - Las Vegas  
Gustavo Guardado Palmdale
Ben Galindo Santa Clarita 

Functional directors
Ed GallegosEndurance
Shangrila Rendon  - TRI
Arnie Carrillo - Racing 

Presidents Emeritus
Jesse Santamaria - President, May 2005-May 2009
Arden Arindaeng - President, May 2009-May 2011
Dennis Gorospe - President, May 2011-May 2013
Mandy Genato - President, May 2013-May 2015 
Ed Hidalgo - President, May 2015-Feb 2016
Mandy Genato - President, Feb 2016-Apr 2017 



Jay Leno's "thumbs up" to Adobo Velo's Judy Brusslan at Stunt Road, Calabasas (circa 2014)