It was not the best weekend for cycling, but about 20 of our stalwart riders showed up for a windy and moist ride on Saturday, with most cutting it short.  Sunday wasn’t as windy but was a whole lot colder!  Next weekend looks to be much better. Because of the holiday week, we will NOT › Read more
It’s time to select our Harpeth Bike Club officers for 2018, since they should be introduced at the Christmas Party.  The present officers are all willing to serve another term, so these are the nominees: President – Stan Davey Vice-President – Graf Hilgenhurst Secretary – Stephanie Moore Treasurer – Steve Saxton Membership Chair – R.J. › Read more
We had a big turnout for a fun ride on Saturday!  It was a little cool at first but soon warmed up and transformed into a pleasant day for a challenging ride!  Durk guided us to enjoy the new pavement on the Old Trace but then threw in a lot of hard climbs after we › 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
There are only seven steps in the process of renewing your Harpeth Bike Club membership on the new site, so it should only take about five minutes. Before we begin, however … IMPORTANT: If you were a member before and had a user ID and password on the old site, that user ID and password › 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
Dear HBC Members, Since the track has opened for the cool-weather months and the Adaptive Athletes are once again ready to ride, I wanted to send out a note of appreciation and news to all of you.  2015 has been a good year for the Adaptive Athlete program. During this summer, George Guerrero has been living › Read more
We had 77 members respond to the membership survey last month. If you would like to see what those surveys told us, a breakdown by the general numbers is here, information on the questions specific to the Harpeth River Ride is here, and the detailed comments in response to various questions are here. For the most part, it › Read more
We all know that middle Tennessee has some great roads for cycling, but it’s only in the past few years that our local governments here have begun adding infrastructure to better support cyclists. This support has come in the form of more bike lanes (and better placement and connectivity for those lanes), more places to park › Read more
Harpeth Bike Club member Steve Phillips passed away this week, following a lengthy battle with cancer. A veteran of many grand randonnees — including the Gold Rush and Paris-Brest-Paris 1200Ks — Steve was the Regional Brevet Administrator for Alabama. He frequently came up from his home outside of Birmingham to ride brevets with us in › Read more
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It was not the best weekend for cycling, but about 20 of our stalwart riders showed up for a windy and moist ride on Saturday, with most cutting it short.  Sunday wasn’t as windy but was a whole lot colder!  Next weekend looks to be much better. Because of the holiday week, we will NOT
It’s time to select our Harpeth Bike Club officers for 2018, since they should be introduced at the Christmas Party.  The present officers are all willing to serve another term, so these are the nominees: President – Stan Davey Vice-President – Graf Hilgenhurst Secretary – Stephanie Moore Treasurer – Steve Saxton Membership Chair – R.J.
We had a big turnout for a fun ride on Saturday!  It was a little cool at first but soon warmed up and transformed into a pleasant day for a challenging ride!  Durk guided us to enjoy the new pavement on the Old Trace but then threw in a lot of hard climbs after we
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.
There are only seven steps in the process of renewing your Harpeth Bike Club membership on the new site, so it should only take about five minutes. Before we begin, however … IMPORTANT: If you were a member before and had a user ID and password on the old site, that user ID and password
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

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