There are lots of exciting cycling opportunities this weekend!  And it will be a hot one for the unofficial start of summer.  So stay hydrated!  Please remember that our weekend rides on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday will all begin at 8:00 A.M.  Here’s the schedule: Saturday, May 25 – 8:00 A.M. – Clovercroft Elementary School, 9336 › Read more
It was a good cycling weekend!  Paul Aebischer led his Pre-Birthday Ride on a hot Saturday on some of our favorite but more scenic rural roads down around Santa Fe and Water Valley.  Then on Sunday we took the Old Pancake Route and stopped at Leipers Fork for coffee for the birthday boy.  The Natchez Trace › Read more
In recent years, the Harpeth Club, like most others, has experienced declining attendance and difficulties in hosting the big annual organized pay ride.  Everyone wants to ride the course and enjoy the rest stops and festivities, but few are enthusiastic about staffing them!  Your HBC Board is thinking and working hard to revamp our Harpeth › Read more
We have not received any nominations for HBC officers besides those put forward by the Board, as follows: President – Graf Hilgenhurst Vice-President – R.J. Locurto Secretary – Dan Jensen Treasurer – Steve Saxton Membership Chair – Tiffany Hetrick Ride Chair – Larry Lewis Social Chair – Jordy Wetzel Adaptive Athlete Chair – Patty Willman › Read more
The Harpeth Bicycle Club is an official organization recognized by the Tennessee Secretary of State.  The Club has a Charter and Bylaws.  But they were written in the 90’s and are woefully out of date.  Since they originated in the era before communication by electronic means became so common, they contemplate a Club phone line, › Read more
At today’s Pancake Ride, we recognized Bruce Green, who recently completed an amazing bike ride across the country!  And Bruce did it the hard way — diagonally from Los Angeles to Boston, for a total of 3,400 miles.  Here is Bruce’s description of the ride: The trip was 48 days, including 5 rest days, averaging › Read more
At its recent meeting the HBC Board addressed the proper use of the mailing lists maintained by our club.  It appears that many members are not aware of the functions of the different lists.  In an effort to clarify, here goes: All current HBC members should receive Official Club Announcements, which can be sent only by Board › Read more
Besides being awesome cyclists, skilled physicians, and consummate gentlemen, Drs. Michael DeRoche and Pablo Saavedra served as our official photographers at the Harpeth River Ride! Here is a link to the pictures: The link is: https://harpethriverride.shutterfly.com/ Riders may download their photos for free if they have or set up a Shutterfly account. › Read more
A prime goal of the Harpeth Bike Club is to promote safety on the road.  Dr. Michael has examined the topic and provides these very useful tips: There have been a few people injured in cycling accidents recently. Some of us recently had a discussion of what to do if there is a wheel overlap › Read more

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There are lots of exciting cycling opportunities this weekend!  And it will be a hot one for the unofficial start of summer.  So stay hydrated!  Please remember that our weekend rides on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday will all begin at 8:00 A.M.  Here’s the schedule: Saturday, May 25 – 8:00 A.M. – Clovercroft Elementary School, 9336
It was a good cycling weekend!  Paul Aebischer led his Pre-Birthday Ride on a hot Saturday on some of our favorite but more scenic rural roads down around Santa Fe and Water Valley.  Then on Sunday we took the Old Pancake Route and stopped at Leipers Fork for coffee for the birthday boy.  The Natchez Trace
In recent years, the Harpeth Club, like most others, has experienced declining attendance and difficulties in hosting the big annual organized pay ride.  Everyone wants to ride the course and enjoy the rest stops and festivities, but few are enthusiastic about staffing them!  Your HBC Board is thinking and working hard to revamp our Harpeth
We have not received any nominations for HBC officers besides those put forward by the Board, as follows: President – Graf Hilgenhurst Vice-President – R.J. Locurto Secretary – Dan Jensen Treasurer – Steve Saxton Membership Chair – Tiffany Hetrick Ride Chair – Larry Lewis Social Chair – Jordy Wetzel Adaptive Athlete Chair – Patty Willman
The Harpeth Bicycle Club is an official organization recognized by the Tennessee Secretary of State.  The Club has a Charter and Bylaws.  But they were written in the 90’s and are woefully out of date.  Since they originated in the era before communication by electronic means became so common, they contemplate a Club phone line,
At today’s Pancake Ride, we recognized Bruce Green, who recently completed an amazing bike ride across the country!  And Bruce did it the hard way — diagonally from Los Angeles to Boston, for a total of 3,400 miles.  Here is Bruce’s description of the ride: The trip was 48 days, including 5 rest days, averaging

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