The Louisville Bicycle Club
The Louisville Bicycle Club (formerly Louisville Wheelmen) is a cycling club in Louisville, Kentucky, USA, and serves the greater Louisville metropolitan area, including Southern Indiana.
We are an all volunteer organization dedicated to promoting the sport, recreation and utility of bicycling and advocating for the rights of all cyclists. Join and Support Today!
The Louisville Bicycle Club puts on multiple rides on most days. Check out our Ride & Event Schedule Page for a calendar of rides that is updated daily.
Since our original founding in the late 1890s, the Louisville Bicycle Club has been one of the most active and progressive clubs in the country.
2022 LBC Summer Picnic, Member Meeting, Swap Meet and Ride
Join us Sunday, August 14th, for our annual LBC picnic, member meeting, and swap meet at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens. There will be a pre-picnic ride that starts at 9:30 AM. The picnic begins at 11:30, with the food being served at noon. After the meal, a general membership meeting and swap meet will be held.
Register for the 2022 New Rider and Bike Handling Classes
These classes are offered to the public at no charge (FREE!) thanks to our sponsors. There are 4 clinics to choose from in various communities around Kentuckiana, each with 5 classes. The program will offer classes on bike basics - bike/helmet fit, traffic laws, tools & basic repairs; tire changing.
Riders who complete all five classes will receive a free Louisville Bicycle Club tech t-shirt
Join us for a Tour de Mad Dog Ride!
Join the Tour de Mad Dog Challenge! Ride all or just some of the rides. Ride lengths average 100-miles.
This unique challenge series is very popular segment of the Louisville Bicycle Club with many of the stages attracting 30 - 40 riders.
To better understand the format and to find the schedule, click the link below.
Not a member yet?
Join the Louisville Bicycle Club and the hundreds of members for one of our daily rides. The Louisville Bicycle Club has rides for all levels and distances. Not a member yet?
New Rider Clinic
2022 dates are here!
These classes are offered to the public at no charge (FREE!) thanks to Baptist Health and Mayor's Healthy Hometown.
Riders who complete all 5 classes of a New Rider Clinic will receive a free LBC tech t-shirt and a one-year membership in the Louisville Bicycle Club. You may attend as many times as spots are available, however the free tech t-shirt and membership are only given once.
Become a Ride Captain
Have you been interested in becoming a ride captain for the Louisville Bicycle Club? Not sure what is involved? Learn how easy it is to become the backbone of the Louisville Bicycle Club and by becoming a ride captain today!