Newsletter Articles

Upcoming Meetings
November 30, 2019

There is no presentation at this month’s club member meeting, but there will be lots going on this Thursday, December 5, at 7:00 PM. Gear Swap: Do you have excess bike gear or clothing you would like to give or sell to others? Perhaps your jerseys have somehow gotten smaller… Read More

So You Want to Be a Ride Leader
November 30, 2019

Look at yourself. Go on…take a good look. What do you see? Oh…Okay…I thought so. Well, just because you are feeling insignificant and wasting your life away by just showing up for rides and tootling along, doesn’t mean that is your destiny. You can change and make something of yourself. Read More

Reach the Beach 2020 Training Series
November 30, 2019

Reach the Beach (RTB) 2020 is right around the corner. What does that mean for us as a club? The 10-week RTB Training Series will be hosted by none other than . . . Portland Bicycling Club. For well over a decade… Read More

Bikes on Trains
November 30, 2019

Hello, my name is John Neller, and I am a member of the Boeing Employees Bicycle Club, living in Auburn, Washington. In addition to being a cyclist, I am also an enthusiastic train rider; and I have often combined bicycle rides with trains, both in the US and abroad. The… Read More

San Juan Islands in 2020
November 30, 2019

Reserve Your Campsite or Hotel Now! Join us for a five-day trip August 16-20, 2020, to the San Juan Islands! Make reservations at www.lakedale.com or call 360-378-2350 (mention that you’d like to be close to the Bernert-Coppola site when you make your reservation, and they will… Read More

December Election
October 31, 2019

At the December club member meeting, an election will be held for the following offices: president, vice president, recording secretary, membership secretary, treasurer, one road captain, and two members at large. The nomination committee for the approaching election is comprised of Chip Kyle, Alan Mevis, and me. Candidates nominated to… Read More

Volunteer Opportunity: Club Statistician
October 31, 2019

If you are looking for a way to help the club, if you are comfortable working with data and computers, and if you enjoy exploring our website, I have the perfect job for you! After a long stint as club statistician, George Ammerman would like to retire. Tracking member participation… Read More

Awards Banquet: Best Night of the Year!
October 31, 2019

Don’t miss the best night of the year, the PBC awards banquet on Sunday, January 26, 2020, at the Monarch Hotel near Clackamas Town Center. This is not your father’s typical boring awards banquet. This one is very long on fun and very, very short on… Read More