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(Formerly Fletcher Flyer)

 14th Annual WNC Flyer

The 

WNC Flyer
 
Don't Hesitate. Don't Procrastinate.
 Last year's Flyer sold out, reaching its cap of 1,000 riders.  
 
 
Sunday, June 4, 2017
 
(The name has been changed from Fletcher Flyer to WNC Flyer to better reflect the area where we ride.)
 
4 Ride options- Full Century, Metric Century, Half Century, Half Metric Century 
 
Start/Finish at Oskar Blues Brewery
342 Mountain Industrial Dr, Brevard, NC 28732
(BRBC Members get $5.00 off registration)
 
 
 
 


Strive Not to Drive

Strive Week, May 12-19, 2017, asks those who travel within Buncombe, Haywood, and Henderson counties to move in the healthiest, happiest, most sustainable ways possible. Whether commuting, running errands, or just out enjoying your cities, when you leave your car behind, you open the journey up to more connections. So please, join the Commute Challengeattend your local events, and consider going by bike, foot, carpool, or transit.

Hendersonville - Rhythm & Blues

Thursday, May 18th  will be the first Rhythm & Brews concert and bike corral of the season in downtown Hendersonville. Please ride your bike to the event and park it at the corral that will be on the corner of S Main St and E Barnwell, two blocks from the stage. The corral will be setup at about 5:00 and it will be open until the concert is over or until the last cyclist goes home. You can rest assured that your bike will be safe.  Let’s show Hendersonville how strong the cycling culture really is.  We can always us help too! If you can spare an hour or two and would  like to help with the corral please contact Joe Sanders at joesanders0522@gmail.com.  Also more info




BRBC Joins Project Hero

The Blue Ridge Bicycle Club is proud to announce that we will be partnering with ProjectHero Asheville. Project HERO Asheville, NC is a group of Veterans, active duty military, firstresponders, and their supporters, loving life on a bicycle.

 

Asheville Buncombe Senior Games 2017

A heads-up for all you geezer jocks and jills: the Asheville-Buncombe Senior Games 2017 bicycle time-trials are scheduled for Thursday evening May 4, first rider away at 5:30 PM, at the Riverside Drive course near Marshall. Details are available here and at www.ashevillenc.gov/parks.  

 


Another Great Reason to Join BRBC

The BRBC Board is happy to announce that the Club has subscribed to Ride with GPS making it available at different levels to members. All members will have the Premium level benefits for rides and routes in the BRBC library. A few things that you will be able to do as a "premium" member is download a pdf version of a route and upload the the gpx (and other formats) to your device of choice.  Get all the details


Support the Ecusta Trail

 
Read a great editorial that the President of our Club wrote on 10/20/15:
 
 
Please support the Ecusta Trail!
 


 
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Why Join BRBC?


    Support bicycle advocacy in Western North Carolina

    Support bicycle education programs in Middle Schools

    Support the development of new cue sheets

       Your Benefits of Membership are:

The BRBC is 501 (c)(3) charitable non-profit organization and donations are

tax deductible to the extent permitted by the IRS.



Ride Mileage Log 

Members of the Blue Ridge Bicycle club
have a new and easy way of recording
their miles ridden per day, week, or month and
it will give you your total miles ridden at the end of year.
Go to this link to get more info:  BRBC Mileage Log
 
PLEASE NOTE!!!
The ride mileage contest will end on Dec. 1, 2015
Get your mileage recorded by then!
The winner will be announced at the holiday party.

Reminder to Members of BRBC

AFTER YOU HAVE LOGGED IN:  Please be sure to click on the interests module (Go to your member Profile in the upper right hand corner of the screen > Website Box > Interests). These interests are grouped into categories. By clicking on your particular interests, you will get emailings regarding rides and events that you may want to participate in. At anytime, you can modify your interests and/or opt out of getting emails.  (Forgot your password? Just email info@blueridgebicycleclub.org.)

 



Our website has many features.  Please click on the link below to check them all out. Especially look at the Member Interests section that tells you how to get emails regarding rides and events that you may want to participate in.  (Must be a member to subscribe to rides.)
New Website Features