PROTEUS VELO CLUB
June 17 -- Divas social ride (6pm) and fix a flat clinic (7pm)
June 20 -- 7pm Special potluck with author of THE COMEBACK
June 29 -- 8am Divas Color of Cancer Ride(s)
August 3 -- Dirty Kitten Gravel Race
August 11 -- Dirty BikenetiCrit!.
September 22 Reckless CX Rockville
October 5 -- AACX (Anne Arundel)
October 6 -- Hyattsville CX
October 19-20 -- DCCX
Saturday Nov 9, South Germantown Women's pre-ride
Sunday Nov 10, South Germantown Cross
Sunday Nov 24 BikenetiCX
NOTE: No club meeting in March and April -- bimonthly meetings resume first Saturday in May (coronavirus willing), 6pm, at Proteus.
Proteus Velo Club is a new cycling organization where racing and non-racing members are welcome. The goals are to train and by push ourselves to new levels, but also to do so in a welcoming, positive, and casual environment consistent with the laid-back Proteus Bicycles culture. Everyone, no matter their skill or experience level -- racer , casual rider, or volunteer -- is welcome in the club.
Due to Covid, all club rides are suspended. We look forward to resuming our social and training rides in May or June of 2021, virus permitting, and hopefully we will be able to start racing again in the Fall of 2021.
A route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes
B route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes
Upcoming Events: NONE CURRENTLY SCHEDULED
For 2021, dues are suspended. However, if you have ordered jerseys and bibs -- make checks out to "Proteus Velo Club" and drop off at the shop, or use PayPal and send dues to "ProteusVeloClub.firstname.lastname@example.org." Make sure you click on "send money to a friend/family" when paying dues or else Paypal will take a fee.
Jersey and Bibs are in!
New jersey and bib orders can be made this fall, just let us know. Jerseys were $65 the first order; we'll see what pricing we get for add-on orders. You can check sizing of Specialized Rbx jerseys and bibs at the shop.
Proteus Velo Club is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping members achieve higher goals in competitive or non-competitive cycling. Proteus VC is affiliated in the MABRA region and is a member of the USA Cycling organization. The club focuses on gravel and cyclocross events, but we eventually plan to participate in MTB and road events. Proteus Bicycles of College Park, MD operates as the club's primary sponsor and current club membership stands at over 40 members.
With an ongoing schedule of practice rides and racing events, Proteus VC seeks to develop a team of racers who will learn team-building techniques and skills for effective racing. The club will also host community social rides to promote PVC and raise awareness of the benefits of bicycling to one’s mental and physical health.
Ways to get connected:
1. Stop by the shop and fill out a questionnaire/member form during business hours. Drop it in the "Proteus Velo Club" shoe box behind the front counter.
2. Come to our monthly meeting, first Saturday of the month at 6 pm at the shop -- NOTE MEETUPS SUSPENDED UNTIL MAY 2021 EARLIEST
3. Check out our new Google Group: