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Sunday Parkways
July 2, 2019

June 30 marked our first official Sunday Parkways event at Kenton Park, giving exposure to our club’s new name: Portland Bicycling Club. This event is important as it gives our new club name exposure to the general public. The public has repeatedly raised concerns about our historic club name, Portland… Read More

Non-Club Event Rides
July 1, 2019

It’s officially summer and Portland Bicycling Club members are venturing out beyond the close environs of winter riding and stretching out into nearby counties or even states to explore. Portland Bicycling Club, then known as Portland Wheelmen Touring Club, long ago saw the need to encourage members to connect… Read More

How to Prepare for Your First Century Ride
July 1, 2019

David here from Bike Trainer World, where I write about cycling and related topics.  Are you thinking about completing your first century ride?  I spent tons of time thoroughly researching the topic. You can check out how to prepare for this awesome experience here: … Read More

A Quick Tour of July Rides
July 1, 2019

Northwest Tandem Rally, July 4-7, an annual event since 1986, hosted by Boise Development Cycling, showcasing the Treasure Valley in Idaho. Contact Mike Cooley, [email protected] or 208-371-5175 for more information. Seattle to Portland (STP), July 13-14, a 206-mile ride in one or… Read More

Cycle the Danube in Germany & Austria
July 1, 2019

No Hills, No Flats! Cycling downriver alongside the Danube River in Germany and Austria is known as the premiere cycling holiday in all of Europe. It’s a wonderful way to explore Europe on a bike path without traffic. No bike touring experience required! Cycling the Danube for 200 miles between… Read More

Annual Club Picnic
July 1, 2019

The Portland Bicycling Club will hold its annual picnic on Sunday, August 4, at Columbia Park. Due to positive feedback, we will be keeping it potluck style. The club will provide cold-cut sandwiches and beverages.  Please bring a side dish… Read More

Ron Householder Memorial Ride & Luncheon
July 1, 2019

Save the Date September 14 for the Ron Householder Memorial Ride & Luncheon! Ron Householder, a long-time member, upon his passing bequeathed funds to our club on the stipulation that they be used as a celebration for our members. In a few months, on Saturday, September 14, we will be… Read More

PBC Insurance Coverage
July 1, 2019

A major advantage of membership in our club is the insurance we carry via our club membership in the League of American Bicyclists. The club’s insurance includes liability protection for our members and the executive board, but also gap medical insurance that can help with a… Read More