Category Archives: General Club News

22 Jun

Hawk Mountain Tour 2018 – Not Taking the Easy Way This Year

By JW Haupt

This year’s Hawk Mountain Tour turned out to be a meandering tour onto uncharted and unplanned routes.  Read about the adventure Wally Hertler and Greta Lynne Rech embarked on over the Memorial Day Weekend! The annual Hawk Mountain Weekend was scheduled for Memorial Day weekend, May 26-28. The start and finish was Gap, PA. The

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04 Jun

Message From the President – Pre-Registration Open for ALL Major Events

By JW Haupt

WCBC Events Posted – Open for Pre-Registration Pre-registration for the remaining WCBC Major events, the Doublecross, Shorefire, and Savage is open.  Take advantage of the Early pre-registration fees and save an extra $5 over the pre-registration discounted fee.   Go to BikeReg.com and search for WCBC to display a list of active WCBC events, including Membership

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30 May

Message From the President – The WCBC Store is now OPEN

By JW Haupt

New 2018 Club Kits are now for sale.   That’s right, the WCBC online Club store is now open and will remain open until midnight on Sunday, June 17th. We are offering jerseys, shorts, bib-shorts, and accessories in colorful design of our Club colors.  The web store provides a detailed description of each items along

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17 May

Message From the President – New Club Kits for 2018!

By JW Haupt

New Club Kits! Yes that’s right – we will be offering a new WCBC kit this year.  A new design with new colors based on the Club’s logo. Athlos, in partnership with Zaavy (maker of the last blue-orange Club kit) was selected to produce the new kit which will be available for ordering in just

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10 Apr

Lock ‘er Down Otto!

By Michael Katz

A LOCK FOR ROADIES After a successful Go Fund Me campaign, Otto Locks are now available for purchase.  Many/most road bikers don’t carry locks due to weight.  Why spend big bucks on a <20 lb. bike and carry a 2-5 lb. lock?  What do we do when nature calls or we need a Wawa stop

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09 Apr

Message From the President – We Need YOU – to Lead Rides

By JW Haupt

Club-led rides are one of the things that the White Clay Bicycle Club is known for.  Last year our Club trained Ride Leaders led more than 600 rides.   In 2017 thirty-seven of the Club’s Ride Leaders led a minimum of eight rides during the year.  Those 37 Ride Leaders were credited with leading or co-leading

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02 Apr

Let’s Not Blow This Out of Proportion!

By Michael Katz

CO2 CARTRIDGES:  Sizes and PSI’s As I changed some tires in preparation for the spring; I moved from 23mm to 25 mm on my road bike.  I carry CO2 and a 16g cartridge has worked well for me.  Since I don’t carry a gauge, I used the finger test and stopped when it was “hard

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