Why become a member of OBS?
Below is a partial list of the benefits
and services that are provided by OBS.
Becoming a member helps support these services.
In addition, there are special services
available only to current OBS members.
OBS Group Rides
OBS offers over 500 organized group rides each year. These include:
- OBS Streak- a fully supported ride with distance options of 10, 25, 42, 65 miles - each September
- Spring Fling Campout Ride
- Fall Fling Campout Ride
- Tour de Trees Campout Ride
- Memorial Day Ride
- Independence Day Ride
- Labor Day Ride
- Thanksgiving Ride
- Summer Grand Tour
OBS periodically offers training classes to teach subjects such as
- bike maintenance
- Riding safely in traffic
- Riding safely in groups
Ask an OBS member or Watch the event announcements for the schedule of upcoming classes
Other events and Services
- Christmas Party - December ( Members Only )
- Annual Swap Meet - February
- Access to the monthly OBS Newsletter: The OBS Pathfinder. ( Members Only )
- Access to special members only sections of the OBS web site, such as route maps, instructional guides, Best practices. ( Members Only )
- Funds raised by member dues and the OBS Streak goes to the purchase of over 1000 bike helmets given to needed children at Christmas.
- Your OBS membership card entitles you to a discount at most area bike shops.( Members Only )
I hope you will consider joining OBS - it is only $20 per year ( includes the entire family ).