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Cyclists 4 Jamestown

Oct 8th, 2013 | By | Category: Cycling News

Boulder Cycling Club and Wednesday Morning Velo are excited to present Cyclists 4 Jamestown. A fundraiser on October 19 to benefit Rebuild Jamestown. There will be auctions, raffles, rides with local pro cyclists, live music, and more. Head over to c4jtown.org to see a full list of events, donate, or volunteer.



Introduction to Pacelines in Group Rides

Aug 25th, 2013 | By | Category: Cycling News

Etiquette, rules, and safety can vary from group to group. Let’s start off by saying that if you don’t know how a particular group does things, it is really your responsibility to ask before the ride gets underway. The following are some guidelines for pacelines with the Boulder Cycling Club, but should work for most other group rides.

If you have never been on a group ride in Boulder, please first read about Your First Group Ride. It is totally ok if you’ve never ridden in a group or a paceline before. Boulder Cycling Club is open to all riders of all abilities and not all of our members like to ride in a paceline. We’d love to show you the ropes and teach you some good habits and skills to help you become a better cyclist.

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2013 Ride The Rockies

Jun 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Media

This year’s Ride the Rockies was a lot of fun even with the extra 33 miles that were added for the re-route. Photos Upload Your Photos Here Inappropriate photos will not be approved and will be deleted



Motorola MOTOACTV 8GB Review

Mar 28th, 2013 | By | Category: Cycling News

By: Todd Atkins I have been using the Motorola MOTOACTV (8GB) for about a year now. I wanted to give it a thorough testing before I put my thoughts together for a review. It’s a handy and unique device that excels in some areas and fails in others. I give it 3.5 stars out of […]



What to Look for When Buying Your First Road Bike

Aug 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Cycling News

By: Todd Atkins Buying a road bike can be really overwhelming. There’s a joke that with bikes your options are weight, strength, and price. Pick two of them. Seriously though, everything has a trade-off. Special thanks to Pinarello, Fuji, Specialized, and Mavic for the production photos. Frameset The frame and fork account for the biggest […]



Prologue Brunch – US Pro Cycling Challenge Boulder Stage

Aug 17th, 2012 | By | Category: Cycling News

The biggest cycling event in decades is coming to Boulder and we want to meet up, warm up with brunch and mimosas, and then leisurely ride our bikes down the Boulder Creek bike path to town (2 ½ miles) to catch all the day’s events. This is a members-only event. Current 2012 members have already […]



2012 Boulder County Chip Seal Schedule

Jun 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Cycling News

Ok, no one really likes chip seal roads. They are cheaper to maintain for the city and county but can really get on your nerves (literally) when riding. To give Boulder County credit, they recognize how much we dislike the surface and at least use a much smaller aggregate and they say they will sweep […]



Cycling Questions You Are Too Afraid to Ask

Apr 11th, 2012 | By | Category: Cycling News

Come on, admit it. You had at least one of these questions when you first got into cycling. Much of this post is tongue in cheek but it actually does answer a large number of questions that many new cyclists have and are just too embarrassed to ask. Let me know in the comments if […]



New Facebook Page, Survey and Contest

Nov 14th, 2011 | By | Category: Facebook

New Facebook Page We’ll be shutting down the Facebook group and migrating everyone to the new Facebook Page. This has been long overdue, but we hope you’ll find it much more useful. You can use the wall to find a last minute ride, hear about events and discounts, and connect with other members. Head on […]



Your First Group Ride

Sep 14th, 2011 | By | Category: Cycling News, Cycling Safety

The Boulder Cycling Club is an open club for all skill levels. We see a number of new faces on many rides and we are happy that you have joined us. Many new cyclists in Boulder have never ridden in a group before. Heck, many experienced cyclists have never ridden in a group either. We […]