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WHY be a MEMBER of the club!

Membership Benefits

  • Paid Memberships between October - December carries over to the new year. 

  • Memberships for Single: $30  

  • Memberships for same-family households: $50

  • Memberships are due yearly each April.  Membership must be active to attend January's Annual Birthday Party & Ragbrai Announcement. 

  • We are an active group.  Currently 180 members.  Ride and learn with others who love biking!

  • Offer your skills to the club!

  • Make new friends!

  • Club meetings are on the first Tuesday of every month with the club providing soda/beer at Happy Joes, Burlington. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. (No January meeting due to the Birthday/RAGBRAI route announcement)

  • Dinner rides on Wednesday evening 20 – 36 miles to the prearranged destination usually April –October.   If you wish to be added to a weekly email, please email Gary Szymula at    The first rides of the season are out and back.  Small groups leave between 5 - 5:30 p.m. and return around 7-7:30 for dinner at the start destination.  In October, out-and-back rides start again from local restaurants. 

  • Bike Burlington has a Facebook page. Check it out if you are on Facebook, and request to be part of our page. See pictures of our members and announcements/updates to events and rides. 

  • Club birthday party with food and beverages. (In January to meet members and gather to hear the RAGBRAI route announcements)

  • Opportunity to participate in RAGBRAI and other organized rides.

  • Bike Burlington supports the Snake Alley Criterium (Memorial Day Weekend).  Volunteer to support the club and help to protect racers on the route.

  • Also, ask about the club's discount at Bickels and Nick's Cycling and Fitness!

  • The club offers Transportation and Support for RAGBRAI.

  • Riders are required to wear helmets at all club events!    Lights are highly recommended!

To join Bike Burlington go to the main page.

Fill out the online Google membership form or print a paper form.

Pay your dues by check or PayPal.

Mail paper forms/checks to Bike Burlington, P.O. Box 1135,  Burlington, Iowa 52601

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