Benefits:Daily rides -From 20 to 60+ miles in and around the Richmond area. Overnight trips are scheduled several times a year. The Pedaler- A monthly newsletter containing the ride calendar, club activities, and articles of interest to the club.RABA Yahoo Group- You may join the group and receive e-mail announcements of rides and upcoming events as well as electronic copies of the newsletter.Discounts - Receive a discount on purchases from many Richmond-area bicycle shops. A copy of your dues payment receipt serves as RABA's discount/membership card. Web Site ClassifiedsYou may have ads for cycling related items placed on the web site.Meetings -Are held to discuss club events and hear featured speakers on topics such as, nutrition, training, travel experiences, repairs, health, and fitness. Social time is included in every meeting. Watch the web site for details.Mileage Tracking-Keep track of your cycling mileage via the premium membership features of Bikejournal.com (a $20 value), Public Service - Participate in governmental and charity programs; such as, Adopt-A-Highway and our Bikes for Kids programs. Insurance - Catastrophic medical insurance while on club rides.Annual Dues:$20 per person (25 years of age or older), $25 per family consisting of one or two adults and all dependents under 18, or $10 per person (under 25 years of age). The membership year is 12 months from when you join. Please see membership application form for details.
Join On-LineClick Here to JoinYou’ll be paying by credit card via PayPal. Note: Only pick this option if you’re going to pay on-line. Otherwise use the paper options below.Join via Paper Application, Waiver & Check for DuesDownload Membership Application (PDF Format)-download, print, fill out by hand, sign, and mail with check for dues.ORDownload Membership Application (PDF Format with Form Fields)-download or view, type information into fields while in a PDF Reader, print, sign, and mail with check for dues.Membership will become active upon:•receipt of dues, •completed application, and •signed insurance waiver. Renew On-LineTo renew on-line click on the renewal link at the bottom of the renewal email message that you received.
•Pedal Power Bicycles, 7034 Lee Park Rd., Mechanicsville, 10% discount.•Conte's of Richmond, 8818 W Broad St., Richmond, 10% discount.•Olde Towne Bicycles, 605 England Street, Ashland, 10% discount on parts and 5% discount on bikes.•3Sports, 6241 River Road Road, Richmond, 10% discount on apparel, bike shoes, parts, but it does not apply to labor. Complete bikes are 5%. Note: If anyone knows of any other bike shops that offer RABA members a discount, please contact Hugh Aaron at firstname.lastname@example.orgGet a membership “card” by following the steps here.