Tioga Velo Club
The long awaited Dave Panella Memorial Cross race is fast approaching on 11/10:
2013 Dave Panella Memorial Flyer
Tioga Velo Club is the premier competitive cycling club in the greater Binghamton, NY area. The Tioga Velo Club has existed since the early 1980's and current membership is as strong as it has ever been. TVC is a long standing member of USA Cycling, the governing body for the sport in the United States. TVC hosts and particapates in many local cycling local cycling events including the Chris Thather Memorial Race - a nationally recognized criterium race.
TVC is a competitive club that welcomes riders of all ages and abillities, including junior riders. The club includes competitve cyclists and riders who just want to stay fit and have fun. Club members are happy to help new members with equipment, technique and training related questions. Check the event calendar for local rides and races. Early season training rides are done on the weekends, Time Trials and Road Races are held weekly from April thru September. Points are awarded based on groups and ages for Time Trials and Road Races, at the end of each season a King and Queen are crowned.
To join, please visit the membership page, fill out the form and bring it with you to your first race. There are a number of links on the membership page that include helpful bike repair websites and links on group cycling etiquette. This information pertains to new cyclists, however all cyclists should remain familiar with the rules of the road.
The principal purpose of the club web site is to communicate club activities, member achievements, upcoming races and training events, and to promote the sport of cycling in general. Please feel free to follow any of the provided links for more information about TVC. We look forward to seeing you at any of the club events that we will be hosting this upcoming season!
Stay on top of TVC events and happenings by subscribing to our e-mail list! There are a couple of ways to do this, but the easiest is to simply enter you're e-mail address in the form below and click on submit. You could also visit the Yahoo e-groups archive and review past e-mails and/or sign up for the e-mail list by clicking here.
TVC supports and encourages purchasing bike parts and service with local bike shops and dealers... BUT we do get a percentage of all sales made at Performance Bike shop if purchased via clicks made through this link. This is good for the clubs treasury...