Become a Member of Reno Bike Project

Your membership dues support our daily advocacy, community and education programs, and strengthen the voice of cycling in our city, as we work toward better biking conditions.

When you sign up for a membership online, your Paypal auto-pay subscription will save you time and having to think about when to renew in a year. However, you can cancel your subscription from your Paypal account, or ask us to cancel it for you, at any time after sign-up. No strings. One-year-only memberships can be purchased in our shop at the front register, just ask a staff member! Membership details and pricing:

Pedaler Membership $20/year

The first tier of membership offers admission to RBP’s quarterly Bicycle Repair Class sessions, as well as to Dan’s Night and Ladies’ Night. Held every Tuesday (Ladies’) from 6 – 8pm and Wednesday (Dan’s) from 5 – 7pm, any current member will be allowed access to RBP workstations during this time with skilled mechanics on hand to assist with any bicycle need. It also includes a membership packet, which contains RBP stickers, a button, our informational pamphlet, a membership card, and subscription to our newsletter. Dues from this tier will help replace lost and broken tools in our public workstations.

Pedaler Membership for students:

Velo Membership $50/year

The Membership includes all the benefits of the previous tier and unlimited use of our public workstations. Dues from this tier will provide materials to refurbish 5 kid’s bikes through our Free Wheels for Kids program.

Commuter Membership $100/year

The Commuter Membership includes all the benefits of the previous tier plus an RBP t-shirt, and is renewable at half price with 20 volunteer hours in the shop or at events. Dues from this tier will provide one at-risk youth with 10 weeks of bicycle riding education through our Major Taylor Program.

Randonneur Membership $250/year

The Randonneur Membership includes all the benefits of the previous two tiers as well as 10% off regularly stocked new and used items in the shop. This membership tier is also renewable at half price with 40 volunteer hours in the shop or at events. Dues from this membership will refurbish one commuter bicycle to be given through our Biggest Little Commuter Program.

Maillot jaune Membership: $2,500/once

As a Maillot jaune Member (so dubbed after the yellow jersey worn by Tour de France winners) you will receive all the same benefits as the previous membership holders as well as free entry into all RBP events, a personalized head badge displayed in the shop and a free professional tune up every year for life (excluding parts). Dues from this tier will provide one year of instruction for our Dan’s and Ladies’ Night workshops.

Family Membership

Families of up to five can enjoy the perks of RBP membership at a budget-friendly discount! Choose the level you’d like, multiply the price by 2.5 to get your whole family’s cost, and enter that amount at checkout. Please confirm the desired membership level in the comment under the line item.

Business Membership $500/year (cash or in-kind goods/services)

Traveling by bicycle is the ideal way for residents to experience their neighborhood and support local businesses. Nationally, recognition is building that “bicycling means business” and a 2012 report from Advocacy Advance demonstrates that cyclists spend less per visit, but frequent local businesses more often and actually spend more over the same period of time as their driving counterparts. Reno Bike Project partners with local business through our Business Membership program to encourage business to those supporting the mission of the Reno Bike Project in expanding bicycling community and culture.

We signal boost new Business Members through each of our media outlets, as well as providing recognition on our website year round and in our annual report. Business members receive certificates and stickers to display on site as a Bike Friendly Business. A Business Membership includes five Velo Membership cards for owners and staff with unilimited access to our public workstations and member workshops! Please contact genevieve@renobikeproject.com if you are interested in purchasing a membership for your business or nonprofit.

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