Member Benefits

  Benefits of 5BBC membership include:

  • Fun group rides offered year-round, to great destinations in and around the five boroughs.
  • A variety of day ride offerings at different skill levels, ranging from happy face rides for beginner/occasional cyclists to quick spins for advanced riders.
  • 5BBC rides are safe, led by trained and experienced leaders. Most rides use the point-drop-sweep system so you won't get lost. If you have a mechanical issue on the ride, we will help you fix it or see to it that you get safely home.
  • Enjoyable and affordable weekend trips, an exclusive for 5BBC members.
  • Subscription to 5BBC Weekly Update, our email newsletter that includes upcoming 5BBC rides and events plus other selected NYC-area activities
  • Access to Bicycletter, our informative newsletter-magazine, with feature articles, details of all 5BBC rides, calendar of bicycling events in and around New York, and more.
  • Posting privileges to the 5BBC forum.
  • Discounts at many NYC area bike shops and with other club partners.
  • Access to the club's repository of cue sheets.
  • Being part of New York's friendliest bike club: priceless.

If you cannot pay with a credit card you may download the membership form and mail it with a check. However, this may take up to four weeks to process.