About

Our History

6202 Cycling was formed in December 2005 by a group of Castle Rock-based cyclists who wanted to share their love of bicycling and their community.

The group’s goal: Create an environment where cyclists could join together for bicycle rides as well as create and undertake community service projects that would benefit local residents and visitors alike.

6202 Cycling welcomes bicyclists of all styles – casual riders, racers, mountain and road cyclists, men, women, and families. Club members have participated in several organized local and regional rides including Elephant RockTriple Bypass, and the Courage Classic.

6202 Cycling is a member of the League of American Cyclists, a non-profit membership organization which promotes cycling for fun, fitness, and transportation through advocacy and education.  LAB is also our insurance provider for all our organized rides and Club sponsored activities.

Castle Rock has an outstanding network of roads and singletrack trails.  6202 Cycling members have been integral in the development of the trails with the Ridgeline Open Space, Miller Activity Center,  and Rhyolite Park.

Our Mission

  • Provide regularly scheduled group rides for cyclists of all types and abilities in a comfortable social setting.
  • Promote by example, a positive image of bicycling in our community
  • Encourage and support bicycle safety and education
  • Serve our community while advocating the rights and welfare of bicyclists
  • Extend a voice for the cycling community within the town of Castle Rock, Douglas County and the State of Colorado to represent future interests and ensure that the area remains ‘bicycle friendly’
  • Offer new experiences for members by organizing group trips to regions recognized for excellent cycling opportunities
  • Communicate to members providing information regarding cycling and social events, basic repairs, maintenance and nutrition
  • Mentor those members who are interested in further development of bicycling skills and fitness level

Board of Directors

Matt Rettmer

Matt Rettmer

President

Matt joined 6202 in 2012. Matt works for the Castle Rock Fire Department as a Lieutenant / Paramedic and is stationed in Founders Village.

In 2015, Matt completed the IMBA Level 1 Mountain Bike Certification class which focuses on preparing and leading MTB rides, guided tours and fundamental skills on the MTB bike.

Rides: Road / MTB / Gravel

Steve Machac

Steve Machac

Assistant Director
Dave Crabb

Dave Crabb

Treasurer
Julie Machac

Julie Machac

Secretary
Bo Kristensen

Bo Kristensen

Digital Director

Bo is a Product Designer for meredith.com. After hours, he reworks the 6202 aesthetic with kit, swag, and web design.

goatsandgorillas.com

Road / CX / Mountain / Fatty

Todd Rabourn

Todd Rabourn

Ride Director

A 6202 member since 2015, Todd is the Denver Regional Manager for Ford Motor Company and proud Dad of Cecilia and Kian. When not working or spending time with his family you can find Todd either on the road or on the trails as he enjoys both equally.

Rides: Road/Mountain/Fatbike

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