Name Plates

Tell other riders who you are by having a bicycle license plate that displays your name hanging from your seat or saddle bag. With 8 colors to choose from, you’re sure to find one that matches your bike! Price includes shipping. Please allow 4-6 weeks for...

Swap Meet

Annual TCBC Swap Meet is Back! 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM, Saturday, March 26, 2022 Buy, sell, or donate new or used bicycling gear   The Scoop: We’ll be using White Bear Lake High School – South Campus at 3551 McKnight Rd, White Bear Lake, MN 55110....

2022 New Ride Leader Training

Are you interested in becoming a TCBC Ride Leader? We’d love to have you join us! We are offering the 2022 Ride Leader Training in 2 – 2 hour Zoom sessions. We are doing this in two sessions because it is a lot of material to go over in one Zoom meeting....

Using Fiction to Capture the Essence of Biking

Fiction is challenging. It has to engage the reader, carry a story and create characters who are realistic. But fiction is also liberating. Through fiction, I could tell the stories of bike rides, but adjust the details to capture the essence of those rides.

Riding a Smart Trainer with Zwift – A New User’s Experience

by John Rogers Getting a smart trainer and picking an “App for that” is a big investment. There’s lots of choices along the way, and a bit of learning to figure out how all these things come together to create a great indoor virtual riding experience. Here’s my...