Hand Built in California
Vanderkitten is a brand for Women Who Kick Ass. Founded in 2005 and based out of Oakland, CA, we set out to ignite a revolution in women's action sports. Vanderkitten has been leading the charge for over a decade and continues to push the elements of design and performance everyday. We have a long and steeped history in women's actions sports competition and have no plans to slow down anytime soon.

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We have spent the last ten years helping develop some of the most competitive female cyclists around the world. Vanderkitten is committed to supporting women in action sports and we are committed to securing women's equality in athletics and beyond. 

"Competition has always been at the core of our brand."

-Dave Verrecchia, Founder and CEO

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10 Tips to Keep Your Body and Mind Going in the Heat!

July 02, 2018

Heat... we ask for it every winter, and get it every summer, and many of us struggle to keep the motivation to ride, run or... Read More

VanderKamp 2018! April 5 - April 8

January 28, 2018

VanderKamp is a 4-day spring cycling camp for women of all ages, disciplines, and ability levels. Hosted by Vanderkitten and located at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Sperryville, Virginia! All levels are welcome!  Read More
Kelsey Withrow went to China to Race an Ironman 70.3 but never thought she'd experience this!

September 13, 2017

PRE RACE On August 27 I traveled to Qujing, China with Mike to race the Qujing 70.3.  This race was at an altitude of 6500... Read More

Lindsey Kestle, Vanderkitten's Newest VIP, Tells the Tale of Ironman Copenhagen!

August 29, 2017

IRONMAN Copenhagen - A 4:30am alarm but we managed to get a few hours sleep. Kit on, Vanderkitten tattoos applied (important!), breakfast bolted and off... Read More