BCP is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization that promotes bicycling in the greater Philadelphia area.
We offer numerous FREE group recreational rides throughout the year as well as other numerous social and cycling events.
BCP exhibits at community health fairs and fitness expos.
Makes charitable contributions and/or memberships to various bike related organizations that benefit the biking community
Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown PA. - August 27 (Season Finale)
BCP will be at the Friday night races to promote our club’s upcoming events. We will be greeting visitors and answering their questions about BCP’s rides & events and about cycling in & around Philadelphia. If you are able to attend please stop by the BCP tent to say “hello” to our volunteers. If you are able to volunteer some time at the BCP tent, please contact Linda McGrane (see link).
Volunteer assistance is appreciated for set-up, greeting visitors, and for clean-up.
Philadelphia and New Hope to Brooklyn, NY - September 5th, 2021
Join us for this year's 26th Anniversary Peter Odell Ride to Brooklyn. Mutiple starting points and paces will provide riders the opportunity to participate in a unique cycling adventure that best matches their cycling ability.
AIM Academy, Conshohocken, PA - Sunday September 12th, 2021
The 2021 Scenic Schuylkill Century is on for Sunday, September 12, 2021! Riders may choose one of five scenic routes which all run along the same course, ranging from a 21 mile loop into the Philadelphia Art Museum and back, to the full 101-mile Century route. In Montgomery County our routes continue out through Evansburg State Park to Green Lane Reservoir and back.
Fall Foliage Weekend - October 22nd through October 24th
In scenic, historic Hanover/Gettysburg, PA
Hanover is southwest of Harrisburg, west of York, and approx. 14 miles east of Gettysburg. The surrounding countryside is filled with peaceful landscapes, horse farms, and historic Civil War landmarks.
The 2021 Scenic Schuylkill Century is on for Sunday, September 12, 2021! Registration is open and volunteer sign-up and will be opening later this month.
BCP has suspended our coronavirus rules on group rides. Riders must still abide any local ordinances. Leaders can set their own rules, and should announce any special rules in their ride listings. Carrying a mask is still recommended.
Board of Directors
BCP is looking for members who would like to serve on our Board of Directors, to help BCP at the decision-making and leadership level. The Board of Directors discusses the major issues which affect our club, and makes the administrative and policy decisions which guide our club forward as the largest cycling club in the Greater Philadelphia region. The Board meets once a month, for 10 meetings for year. BCP's Bylaws, which are available on the website, provide additional information on how the Board of Directors functions.
There are several other opportunities to help BCP. Remember BCP is an all volunteer organization. If you would like further information about any of the opportunities listed below, please contact any of BCPs Officers or Board members for additional details.
Wednesday, August 11h 6:45 PM
Gustine Rec Center
4868 Ridge Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19129