It was a good cycling weekend!  Both days were fairly warm and dry.  The turnouts were down a bit with all of the holiday activities, but the rides were fun and pleasant.  The coming weekend looks to be cooler but still dry and definitely rideable! With the cool weather and holiday events, the Track will › Read more
In accordance with our newly-revised HBC Bylaws, it’s time to elect our club officers for 2019.  The Board has made the following nominations: 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 › 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  But they were written in the 90’s and are woefully out of date.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
From our President, Graf Hilgenhurst: To All HBC members:  Results of the survey are in, and there is strong support for continuing the Harpeth River Ride in 2019.  To make this happen, we will need volunteers at all levels.  In particular, we need a strong committee to oversee the following areas: ride routes, rest stops, › 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
The present officers are all willing to serve another term, and there have been no additional nominations for those posts.  The position of Social Chair has been vacant, and Jordy Wetzel has agreed to accept that position.  So these are the HBC officers for 2018: President – Stan Davey Vice-President – Graf Hilgenhurst Secretary – › 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
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It was a good cycling weekend!  Both days were fairly warm and dry.  The turnouts were down a bit with all of the holiday activities, but the rides were fun and pleasant.  The coming weekend looks to be cooler but still dry and definitely rideable! With the cool weather and holiday events, the Track will
In accordance with our newly-revised HBC Bylaws, it’s time to elect our club officers for 2019.  The Board has made the following nominations: 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
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,
From our President, Graf Hilgenhurst: To All HBC members:  Results of the survey are in, and there is strong support for continuing the Harpeth River Ride in 2019.  To make this happen, we will need volunteers at all levels.  In particular, we need a strong committee to oversee the following areas: ride routes, rest stops,
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
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

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