The Louisville Bicycle Club
The Louisville Bicycle Club, formerly known as Louisville Wheelmen, is a bicycle club that serves the greater Louisville metropolitan area in Kentucky, including Southern Indiana.
Our organization is composed entirely of volunteers and is dedicated to promoting a healthy lifestyle through the various aspects of cycling, including sport, recreation, and utility. Additionally, we advocate for the rights of all cyclists.
We offer a range of daily rides. Check out our Ride and Event Schedule for our up to date calendar
Since our founding in the late 1890s, the Louisville Bicycle Club has been one of the country's most active and progressive clubs.
The Tour de Mad Dog Stage Series is Back!
The Tour de Mad Dog stage series is back again this year. The Tour de Mad Dog stage series has 21 stages, including a time trial. Each stage is around 100 miles. Anyone who can do a 100-mile ride can join the group. See the link below for more information.
Additionally, we are looking for a few sponsors for the series. Reach out to Steven Puckett if interested. The sponsors help reduce the cost of the finisher's jerseys.
Registration for the 2024 Tour de Lou is open! LBC members get a 25% discount
The 2024 Tour de Lou will take place on Sunday April 14th, 2024. The Tour de Lou will once again go through historic Churchill Downs, the home of the Kentucky Derby. The 35 and metric century will go through all of the Olmsted Parks. This year Louisville Bicycle Club members get 25% off their registration. Click the link below to get the discount code for LBC members only.
Join Bike MS Team Wil Power - Powered by Louisville Bicycle Club
Last year we made a huge impact with our fundraising efforts, so here we are again, for this years Bike MS Bluegrass Bourbon Ride, The LBC will be represented by “Team Wil Power - Powered by Louisville Bicycle Club”. The two day event, June 22nd and 23rd, will start and end at Heaven Hill Distillery, Bardstown, KY.
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
2024 dates are available now!
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!