I was on a ride a few days ago and a friend asked me, “Other than rides, what does the bike club do?” After I told him all the activities we are involved in he said, “I had no idea.” Which tells me I’ve not done a very good job of letting you know all the good stuff your club is doing in the community.Continue reading What We Do
We have had to change the date and location of the annual meeting. The new details are as follows:Continue reading Annual Meeting
It has been a tremendous pleasure and honor to have served as president of the bike club for the past two years. I have been nominated to be president for a third year, and the membership will vote on the nomination at the upcoming annual meeting. Prior to the vote, I think it would be helpful if I laid out my vision for the club for the upcoming year, because if the membership disagrees with the vision, it will be a very long and frustrating year for all of us. We can do great things as a group, but greatness is contingent upon being in agreement on what management and motivational guru Stephen Covey calls “the big things.”Continue reading Vision
I just wanted to take a few minutes to drop some reminders for all of you, since the amount of rides and riders is picking up. We’re all excited to get out there and enjoy riding our bikes, but we also have to be aware, courteous and safe.
First and foremost is safety. We all know that, when riding in a group, it’s easy to become a lemming and just follow the person in front of us. However, remember that you are an individual and responsible for yourself. You need to make your own safety decisions.