In my ride leader info, it lists my home phone number. It would be better to give my cell number. How can I change this?
After you log in to the web site, in the bottom right, near your name, you will see a icon to Control Panel. When you click on that link you will be given 6 choices. Pick "Edit Options". On that page there is a drop-down labeled "Primary Phone", just change it from "Home" to "Mobile" and click on "Save Settings" at the bottom. On the "Edit Profile" page you can set/change the 3 phone numbers, Home, Mobile, Work, that the site supports.
Who should I contact with questions about membership?
Who should I contact with questions about the website?
I tried to log in with my new email address and couldn't.
Log in with your OLD email address and password. Click on "Control Panel" and "Edit profile." Change your email address here. From this point on, you will log in with the NEW email address.
What is my password?
You may reset your password. Click on "Login" in the upper left hand corner of the home page. Click on "Forgot password."
My email address/phone number/address has changed. How can I change it in the records?
Log onto the website. At the bottom of the homepage click on Control Panel icon. Click on "Edit Profile."
I would like to renew my BCP membership, but my membership expired many months ago, and I no longer have login access to the website. How can I renew?
You will need to submit a membership application by mail. Visit the BCP webpage, click on the "Membership Application" in Club Info menu located in website footer and select "Via Postal Mail." Print the application, fill it out, and mail it with a check to BCP, P.O. Box 30235, Philadelphia PA 19103.
Has my BCP membership expired?
Log into the website. If your membership has expired within the past two months, you will be informed of this. If you membership has lapsed beyond two months, you will not be able to log in. If you can log in, you are a current member. Once logged in, you can view your membership status by clicking on Control Panel button at the bottom of the homepage.
Does each member of my family need to join/renew?
No. Your membership fee covers every member of your family. To add family members, log in to the website, click on the control panel menu item, and then click on Add Household Member icon.
Cue Sheet Library
What are tags.
Tags are single words separated by commas to help in searching through route library for more specific features like coffee shop, bakeries, scenic locations, training, etc.
Does the route have to be a gpx file?
Yes only gpx files will be accepted. Most other file types can be converted online or through software that comes with GPS device.
Do I have to submit both a route and cue sheet?
No but you must submit one of the following: cuesheet, route or both a cuesheet and route.
How can I convert my cues to PDF?
Converting to PDF is pretty easy, you can use an online converter like: http://www.pdfonline.com/ or http://www.adobe.com/cfusion/knowledgebase/index.cfm?id=328559. You could also use a free utility such as http://www.primopdf.com/, there are also inexpensive utilities for $20-$50. (google search PDF converter.) All Macintoshes with OS X have this function built in.
I am leading a ride, can I link directly to a cue?
Yes, First find the cue ID in the library, then enter ID number when submitting or editing a ride. Links to download cue and/or route will automatically be created with link to cue library in the ride listing.
Does the Cue have to be in PDF format?
Yes, we have tried several different formats with poor results. PDF is the best way to insure most riders can make use of your cue.
Quick Release Web Q/A
My mail service won't allow attached files. Can I still get the web subscription?
Yes, you can download a .pdf file of the QR newsletter from the website.
Do I need access to a web browser or just e-mail?
Access to email alone is sufficient only if you can receive and open an attached .pdf file. Otherwise, a web browser is needed as well as an e- mail account.
How will I receive the Web Subscription? How does it work?
Very simply, you will receive an e-mail announcement with an optional attached file once a month, usually about the 23rd of the month via your e- mail account. The e-mail announcement will contain the monthly password to access the newest QR on the BCP website. If you wish, you can have the Quick Release .pdf file sent as an attachment to the e-mail message.
Who can get the Quick Release Web Subscription?
Current paid BCP members can receive the newsletter via the web, provided they have email and web access. You need to request the web subscription on your membership application or you can sign up on our website. Subscribing to the web version entitles you to a membership at reduced dues of just $15 per year.