2019 Board of Director Elections

Bicycle and Pedestrian Crash Reporting

SHEN-ROCK Youth Mountain Biking Sign-UP Deadline 3/14

2019 Board of Director Elections

Bicycle and Pedestrian Crash Reporting

Crashes between cars and bicycles are NOT “accidents.” We are sorry that you were involved in a crash (or witnessed a crash) and we hope that you are safe and OK. We know that our local governments do not have mechanisms in place to always properly track bicycle and pedestrian crashes. Therefore, we hope to…

3/11: March Social w/Special Guests

***Special Guests for our 3/11 Social*** We will hear from Harrisonburg’s first bicycle powered compost pickup service, Soil Cycles as well as Lacey Dean from the Virginia Wilderness Committee who works on issues in the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests. Read about Virginia Wilderness Committee’s position on the Atlantic Coast Pipeline and also their…

SHEN-ROCK Youth Mountain Biking Sign-UP Deadline 3/14

Youth Mountain Biking is thriving in the Shenandoah Valley. The SHEN-ROCK Team operates under the Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition and is about to start up the Spring 2019 Season. Our spring season is open to all Middle and High School Students grades 6-12 AND elementary school students who are 9 years old by April 1,…

2019 Board of Director Elections

Your Bicycle Coalition relies on our Board of Directors to help steer and guide the organization on our quest to Build Better Communities in the Valley by using the Bicycle as a catalyst for change. The Board consists of nine directors who each serve a three-year term. We have three seats up for election each…

Coalition Position on City of Harrisonburg Scooter/Bike Regulations

2/19 UPDATE: The City of Harrisonburg passed the proposed regulations without any modifications. Want to read the City of Harrisonburg’s full permit proposal? It is on the City of Harrisonburg Council Agenda for 2/12 and can be found online by CLICKING HERE. The proposed permit is found on 7.b. While we have a number of concerns…

2/11: Annual Coalition Potluck

Join us for our annual potluck on Monday evening February 11 in Ruby’s (Basement of Clementine). This is an annual tradition where we transform our February social into a potluck at dinner time. We will meet at 6 pm rather than the usual 7pm time. Please bring a dish to share (ideally label it) and plan to buy drinks from the bar.…

1/14: January Social in Ruby’s Arcade

***Location Change***Monday, January 14, 2019, We will meet in Ruby’s Arcade while Clementine is temporarily closed. We will meet at our regular time of 7:00 pm. More details on Ruby’s Arcade: https://www.rubysarcade.com/  What it looks like: Most folks arrive around 7:00 pm, order food, and/or drinks, hang out and chat.  Somewhere between 7:30 and 8 pm, we…

2/3: Superbowl Sunday Ride

When: Sunday, February 3 @ Riding at 10:00 AM Where: Park at Briery Branch Community Center and bike up to Flagpole Knob (Highest point in Rockingham County) Why: To enjoy winter mountain biking with 100 of your closest friends before watching the big game Option: A group will ride from town up to Flagpole and back. They will leave Mr J’s…

A Place for Everyone

Consider your Bicycle Coalition as 2018 comes to a close and help us reach our December fundraising goal of $5,000. With your help and by DONATING TODAY, we will continue harnessing the power and joy of the bicycle to build better communities We are a 501c3 non-profit and your donations are tax-deductible. Donate TODAY Gretchen Sallah and…