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 electronic newsletter containing the ride calendar, club activities, and articles of interest to the club.Message Boards- You may choose to receive e-mail announcements of rides and upcoming events.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.On-Line Only Membership starts Jan. 1, 2014Beginning Jan. 1, 2014 joining or renewing your RABA membership is on-line only. It’s much faster and efficient for you and it really helps out our Treasurer and Membership Director.
Join On-LineClick Here to JoinYou’ll be paying by credit card via PayPal. 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, Broad St./Staples Mill Rd (former Rowletts location), 10% discount.•Conte's of Richmond, 4300 Pouncey Tract, Ste H, Glen Allen, VA 23060 15% discount.•3Sports, 6241 River Road Road, Richmond, 10% discount on apparel, bike shoes, parts, but it does not apply to labor. Complete bikes are 5%. •Molly's Bicycle Shop, 2126 E. Hundred Rd, Chester, VA 23834, 10 percent discount on parts and accessories, 5 percent discount on bikes other than Felt.•Bikes4UShop, 11000 Three Chopt Road, Suite E, Richmond, VA 23233, 804-447-4460, 20% off any item, sale or retail price.Note: If anyone knows of any other bike shops that offer RABA members a discount, please contact Alan Cooper at firstname.lastname@example.org. Get a membership “card” by following the steps here.