Category Archives: General Club News

06 Mar

Message From the President – NEW Club Apparel Available

By JW Haupt

If you were at the WCBC Annual Banquet on February 23rd you know that we are offering new WCBC apparel this year, along with apparel we offered last year.  For those that were not able to make it out, please read on. WCBC – T-shirts We have t-shirts for casual wear off the bike.  They feature

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27 Feb

Message From the President – 2019 Annual Banquet

By JW Haupt

The 2019 Annual Banquet was a hit, just ask any of the members in attendance.  Great choice of foods, drinks, and desserts complimented conversations with other members of the Club.  Our speaker Joan Hanscom, executive director of the Trexlertown Velodrome in the Lehigh Valley, shared her storied cycling past which included many envious jobs in our

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10 Jan

Message From the President – Major Events Posted

By JW Haupt

Pre-Registration Now Open!    The time is now. Visit BikeReg.com to enroll and pre-register now.  Along with 2019 membership enrollment, we’ve posted all four major events – Icicle Metric, Doublecross Metric, Shorefire Century and Savage Century – on BikeReg.  Not only can you renew your membership, but you can take advantage of the pre-registration discounts

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29 Dec

Message From the President – 2018…The Year in Review

By JW Haupt

With 2018 coming to a close, I started to think about 2018 from a Club perspective. I’d like to think we had a very good year and here are a few reasons why… BikeReg.com We moved our online registration for membership and the four major events from Active.com to BikeReg.com. We are pleased with how

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14 Dec

Message From the President – Lack of Performance

By JW Haupt

Some, maybe most of you have heard by now – Performance Bikes is in bankruptcy. In layman’s terms, the parent company was closing some of their stores and within those stores having “Store Closing Sales” while the company was in a re-organization mode.  That was  until last Friday (12/07) when they announced that all stores

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04 Oct

Rehoboth Tour – To quote one participant, “It was a blast!”

By JW Haupt

Rehoboth Tour Recap (9/30-10/2/2018) The annual Rehoboth Tour has gone through many iterations over the decades.   This year was no exception as the tour ran Sunday through Tuesday, starting from Odessa.   A total of 16 people enjoyed excellent early fall weather, about 220 miles of quite roads, favorable winds and fine dining.  Shown below is

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Savage Century ride
26 Sep

Message From the President – Wanna Be Savage?

By JW Haupt

The Savage Century event, our fourth and final fundraising event of the year is this Saturday, September 29th. The weather looks to be ideal cycling weather, sunny with temps from the mid-60′ to mid-70’s.   We are hoping for a great turnout to end this year on a high note.  Our first three events, Icicle, Doublecross

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21 Sep

Club Apparel to go on Sale Again!!

By JW Haupt

Online web store to reopen. New 2018 Club Kits to go on sale after midnight tonight! You saw them, the new Club kits.  You want one.  Now you can get your very own! The online web store will reopen 15 minutes after Midnight tonight and remain open for a little more than two weeks. From

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17 Sep

Trailfest 2018 – Come See What It’s All About!

By Barb Gallagher

Trailfest:  A Celebration of Delaware’s Bike Paths and Greenways According to the League of American Cyclists Delaware ranks as one of the top 10 bike friendly states in the nation. Part of the state’s report card reveals that Delaware is in fifth place out of 50 states with regard to infrastructure and funding.  One of

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29 Aug

Message From the Shorefire Director – Thanks to ALL!!

By JW Haupt

“It takes a village” Well maybe not an entire village, but it took more than 70 volunteers and bakers to put on the Shorefire event this year. Wow – what a great day we had Saturday!!  We were so fortunate to have such great weather for this year’s first Century event.  We had a total

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