Remember, a team member’s first contact on any issue should be your assigned tandem partner. Communicate and discuss. If unable to solve the issue, consult the appropriate club resource from the list below or on the
BSC Code of Cycling Standards
In addition to helmet, BSC cyclists are expected to bring adherence to all laws and rules of the road, respect for others sharing the roadspace, and a friendly awareness and support of others in your riding group. League of American Bicyclists “Smart Cycling” course is a club standard.
Each BSC tandem captain must have tools, materials and expertise to repair a flat.
Every BSC bike needs toolbag with multi-tool, CO2 or pump system, spare tube(s) and tire boot.
Each BSC cyclist should carry ID, emergency information, money and fluids & snacks.
BSC MEMBER RESOURCES - Apply or Renew your BSC membership for 2020.
BSC is your passport to the club, and access to the .
- contains members, coordinators, support people, substitute captains.
Need a substitute tandem captain or carpool ride? Use the Roster, email or post on BSC FB.
BSC CLUB RIDES & ACTIVITIES &
BSC Group activities resumed in July 2021, in accordance with CDC, California, and local guidelines.
BSC 2021 Rides & Activities (BSC Rides at 9430 Scranton Rd, unless indicated).
Sunday August 22, 2021, 7:00a 14th Bike the Bay, BSC members sponsored,
Saturday September 4 and September 18, 2021, 8:30a BSC-CFS Training Rides
Sat/Sun, October 2-3, 2021 -
Saturday October 16, 2021, BSC Club Ride, 8:30a rollout.
Saturday October 16, 2021, Bowl for the Blind, Surf Bowl, Oceanside, 1:00p +.
Saturday October 30, 2021, BSC Adventures non-cycling Daytrip to Catalina.
Saturday November 20, 2021, BSC Club Ride, 8:30a rollout.
Saturday December 11, 2021, 34th SDBC Toy Ride, UC Cyclery, 40 miles.
January 14-17, 2022, BSCAdventures Death Valley!
- Your “How To” guide for pursuit of grants and gifts.
Prospective tandem captains may benefit from these , and suggestions for working with blind or visually impaired stokers. Above all, BSC tandem teams are encouraged to develop riding and partnership techniques that are safe and suit yourselves.
Need more information on a club ride, contact BSC Ride Coordinator .
BSC Chief Mechanic can help you solve bike issues.
Need transportation for people or bikes to a club ride or activity, contact Transportation Coordinator . Note - basic Stoker transport plan is included in the Roster.
In addition to many captains with tandems, the following people and organizations are thanked for providing donated, loaned, or granted tandem equipment to the BSC:
Al & Steve Tarkington J. D. Dudek
Bob Groff & Yvonne Paris Dave Knop
Bill & Laurie Davis The Knickerbikers
Braille Institute Dave & Nancy White Marc Homan
The Challenged Athletes Foundation
Dave Franklin Eric Lloyd Michael Snyder
John & Joyce O’Shaughnessy Ben Willetts
Roseanne Young Jeremy Poincenot Erika Garcia
Art Jones John Miller Kathleen Waddell
Steve & Phyllis Murphy David Schwartz
Peter Dawson Gregg Stavros Dave Weston
Jennifer Erwin & Tony Morrison Dennis Sattler
ANdy Granda Kurt Junge Carl Weymann Patrick Lennon David Garber Mark Kaufman Michael Snyder David Adler
Jennifer Walker Ferguson
Ron Peterka Richard Lewis
Stephanie Dozmati Joe Brown
Santana donated to the BSC by Dave Knop