North Carolina Bike Club Web site

Welcome to the NCBC!

The North Carolina Bicycle Club (NCBC) is a road cycling club based in Wake County whose purpose is:

We typically meet the second Monday of each month. Meeting locations vary and are indicated in the meeting email and posting. Folks usually meet around 6:00 for dinner. The meeting starts at 7:00 and runs until around 8:30. You need not be a club member to attend.

RideWithGPS Club Membership

NCBC has a club membership with RideWithGPS, which gives NCBC members free access to the premier features of their web site and smartphone app. To utilize these features, follow these steps:

  1. Open RideWithGPS.com and register as a user (choose a basic account, which is free)
  2. Authorize yourself to the NCBC club account by opening this link and signing in with your RideWithGPS username and password (created in the above step)
  3. After signing in you should see the NCBC logo on the left-hand side of the Home page. Click the NCBC logo and you will be in the NCBC club section.
  4. To create routes in the club library, click the "Sign Into Club" button on the NCBC club page. The banner will turn yellow, indicating you are operating as a club user (as opposed to your private account)

    Note: You must be authorized by an NCBC admin to create club routes. You will be notified by email when this step is complete.

  5. If you already have the RideWithGPS app installed, uninstall it from your smartphone
  6. Install the RideWithGPS app from your respective app store
  7. Log into RideWithGPS from the app. Click the options menu in the upper-left corner and select Club Routes.
  8. In the list of club routes displayed, select the route you want to use.
  9. When the route is open, click on the options menu in the upper-right corner to access premier features such as Ride This, Download, Navigate to Start, and Show My Location.

Pertinent RideWithGPS help pages and videos:

Upcoming events prior events


NCBC Spring Rally

Sunday, April 9

Place: LifeTime Fitness
1700 Regency Pkwy
Cary, NC 27518
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Date: Sunday, April 9th, 2017 - rain or shine
Distances: 100 miles, 66 miles, 34 miles, 6 miles
Registration: Via bikereg.com (open until noon Saturday, April 8), or
day of event (complete registration form and bring with your check)
Time:
7:00amRegistration opens
8:00am100 mile ride starts
9:00am66 mile ride starts
10:00am34 mile ride starts
11:00am   6 mile family fun ride starts
Place: Lifetime Fitness, 1700 Regency Pkwy,  Cary, NC 27518 [map]
Cost: $25 for NCBC members, $30 for non-members
$15 for family fun ride
Maps: (100 mile)  (66 mile)  (30 mile)  (6 mile family fun ride)
Cue Sheets (100 mile)  (66 mile)  (30 mile)  (6 mile family fun ride)
Contact: David Cole
Notes: The registration includes a post-ride meal provided by LifeTime Fitness. And, we'll have free "tasty beverages" from Carolina Brewing Company! (For participants 21 and older, positive ID required.) A share of proceeds benefit the MS Society for TeamCBC.