March 10th, 2:00pm - PATS 4th Annual Party and Planning Meeting
March 19th and 26th - SCU & BCP Ride Leader Training
March 27th, 6:30pm - “Gear Up for Spring" Seminar
May 3rd, 4th, 5th - Spring-n2-Cycling Weekend
Early Registration ends April 5th
BCP is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization that promotes bicycling in the greater Philadelphia area.
We offer numerous FREE group recreational rides throughout the year as well as other numerous social and cycling events.
BCP exhibits at community health fairs and fitness expos.
Makes charitable contributions and/or memberships to various bike related organizations that benefit the biking community
Lansdale - Sunday, March 10th, 2:00 - 5:00pm
We'll socialize, eat and drink, share our cycling adventures, and plan the tandeming year ahead. We’ll compile dates for the tandem rallies. Bring (or submit in advance*) any dates you know about, or dates on which you want to lead a ride, and we’ll add them to the PATS master calendar.
PLEASE RSVP** so we have a head count. If you know in advance what potluck dish you’ll bring, let Linda know to avoid too much of a good thing.
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy - Two Nights: March 19th and March 26th
Join us to learn the ins and outs of designing rides, listing rides, managing the process, being a ride leader others want to follow, and keeping everyone safe! Find yourself a mentor and lead your first ride together!
FYI: This is a 2-part class. We recommend you attend both sessions, but you may attend session 2 if you miss session 1.
Giant Bicycles/Village Velo of Bridgeport, 3 Dekalb St, Bridgeport on Wednesday, March 27th - 6:30 to 9:00pm
BCP is pleased to host “Gear Up for Spring” Seminar for our cycling family, to help make our return to early spring bike rides more enjoyable, comfortable, and energy-efficient. REFRESHMENTS will be served.
May 3rd to May 5th, 2019
In scenic, Danville, PA
Three day cycling tour through the scenic Susquehanna Valley. We offer a variety of riding options, covering mostly rolling terrain with some challenging climbs as well as flat roads along the river.
Friends, BCP schedules many enjoyable and informative social events throughout the year, e.g., the Awards Banquet, the Travelogue, the Non-Profit Fair, seminars, tailgate parties, etc. We need a SOCIAL CHAIR to help plan and organize these satisfying events on the calendar. If you are interested in helping to organize some of the social events for our club, please contact Linda McGrane (267-251-7862 or ). These worthwhile events, cannot take place without someone to plan and organize them. If you are able to help BCP, THANK YOU for volunteering!
There are several other opportunities to help BCP. Remember BCP is an all volunteer organization. If you would like further information about any of the opportunities listed below, please contact any of BCPs Officers or Board members for additional details.
BCP is looking for members who would like to serve on our Board of Directors, to help BCP at the decision-making and leadership level. The Board of Directors discusses the major issues which affect our club, and makes the administrative and policy decisions which guide our club forward as the largest cycling club in the Greater Philadelphia region. The Board meets once a month, for 10 meetings for year. BCP's Bylaws, which are available on the website, provide additional information on how the Board of Directors functions.
Tuesday, March 5th, 6:45 PM
Gustine Rec Center
4868 Ridge Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19129