Why join NCBC?
By joining NCBC, you begin supporting cycling in the Wake County area in addition to these other benefits:
The NC Bicycle News is published every other month and includes a variety of useful cycling information, including most recent century reports, articles, and classified ads. Please contact the editor with any information you want considered for inclusion in the newsletter.
Ride with GPS Club Account
Access premium Ride with GPS features such as turn-by-turn navigation and route exporting through the NCBC club account.
You can have a free one-month ad for cycling equipment and accessories. No charge for NCBC members. Non-members pay $5 per ad. Send classified ad and check payable to NCBC (if non-member) to the newsletter editor listed above.
Bike Travel Cases for Rent
NCBC has good hard-shell bike travel cases for rent to members. The fee is $1 per day with a refundable $200 deposit. The charges for late drop-off and for canceling a reservation less than one month in advance are both $25.
To reserve a case contact: Sandy Fowler 919-801-3797 (before 10 pm)
The cases are Performance Cargo Cases with specs: Wt: 30 lbs. Dimension: 47-½” x 30-½” x 10-½”.
You will need to remove your seat, handlebars, any racks, during packaging.
Check your airline’s website to get the maximum allowed weight and dimensions and any applicable charges.
A good reference site regarding travel with bicycles is bikeaccess.com
NCBC jerseys are currently in stock, but are limited in sizes. Jerseys are available for purchase at club meetings and events. If you are interested in purchasing a jersey and have questions about cost or available sizes, please contact us.
NCBC Member Discounts
Don’t forget to ask for the discount that is available to club members at area bicycle shops. You can use the newsletter as proof of membership if the NCBC mailing label has your name and an expiration date that shows you to be a current member. See our Sponsors page for a list of the shops offering discounts