The Fremont Freewheelers Bicycle Club (FFBC) is a non-profit club organized for the purpose of promoting all facets of bicycling including leisure, recreational, touring and racing, always with an emphasis on bicycle safety and education.
Formed in 1972, FFBC is a member of numerous local, state and national bicycle organizations that promote and protect the rights and welfare of all cyclists. These organizations include Bike East Bay (formerly East Bay Bicycle Coalition), Bay Area Bicycle Coalition (BABC), California Bicycle Coalition (CBC) and California Association of Bicycle Organizations (CABO).
Join FFBC TodayYour FFBC Membership entitles you to:
Welcome new club officersYearly elections were held at the September general meeting. The following members were elected for the 2014-2015 term:
Congratulations to all, and a big thanks for stepping up to serve for the coming year.
Urban Bike Outfitters - new store in Fremont
There is a new bike shop in Fremont, and it is offering a discount to FFBC members. The shop carries a variety of folding bikes and commuter bikes.
Following is the shop's address and contact information:
Urban Bike Fitters Inc.
Experimental new ride leader incentive
Following a suggestion by Mike Northrup (months ago), and discussions by the FFBC board we've decided to try a different type of ride leader incentive for 3 months. The new incentive, which starts in September, will reward ride leaders who list rides in our monthly calendar by paying for their coffee. Details of the incentive are as follows:
Speak to outgoing ride leader Vanessa McDonnell or incoming ride leader Dave Fishbaugh for more details.
Latest HappeningsTake a look at the latest issue of our monthly e-newsletter, the "Spoke'n Truth".
Ride with pride in our jerseys, wind vests, jackets, arm warmers & headbands. Contact Club Clothing Coordinator Terri Yi. Clothing is also available at the monthly club meetings.
Featured Business Discounts
The following bicycle shops offer discounts to FFBC Members.
Team Fremont/FFBC powered by Chipotle is the racing section of the greater FFBC. Team members race in all types of cycling competition. Check out the Race Team site for the latest in racing news and photos.
The racing season will soon be underway. If you are interested in competitive cycling, please contact the race team.
The team also hosts an annual racing event. See the Race team events page for the race events we are hosting.