The Peninsula Bicycling Association (PBA) is a bicycle touring and social club for people of all ages. Club cycling is the best way to get into riding on a regular basis, meet other cyclists, and learn about equipment, riding techniques, and the best places to ride on and off the Peninsula. Serving Newport News, Hampton, York County, James City County, Williamsburg, Isle of Wight County, Gloucester, Surry County and Mathews Virginia.
The purpose of the club is to:
PBA is affiliated with The League of American Bicyclists (LAB), the national organization of bicyclists. The club also shares activities and routes with other neighboring clubs. PBA offers rides, both road and off-road, in Hampton, Newport News, Williamsburg, York County, James City County, and off the Peninsula in areas such as Smithfield, Surry, Isle of Wight County, Gloucester and Mathews. The rides range from slow, short and easy with lots of stops to long, fast-paced rides recommended only for the well-conditioned, experienced cyclist. In other words, there is something for everyone.
PBA general membership meetings are held five times a year are open to everyone. The Board of Directors meet monthly, currently virtually. See our Facebook group or the Membership Meeting page for details.
PBA's newsletter, the Chainstay, comes out quarterly with meeting and ride information and lots of cycling related articles, most written by members. See PBA Newsletter page.
PBA members a 10% discount on merchandise at many local bicycle shops.
Everyone is welcome to attend our meetings and join us on any of our rides (non-active members are cover by our insurance only on their first ride).