Submitted by: Deb Mathias
4th Annual QCBC Spring into Bicycling Open House
Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Freight House Lower reception area between Fresh Deli & Front Street Brewery
400 W. Beiderbeck Dr., Davenport, Iowa

Come join us and learn how the Quad Cities Bicycle Club (QCBC) can help you SPRING into bicycling! Learn about the many opportunities that we offer and talk to individuals who organize our events:
  • Leisure Rides
  • Women's Rides
  • Mid-paced Rides
  • RAGBRAI Training Rides
  • Learn more about RAGBRAI and QCBCs charter service
  • Time Trials
  • Criterium
  • Safety tips
  • Always wanted to start commuting to work but just not sure how to get it in "gear"? Check out the QC Metro Map and talk to other cycling commuters to get help on planning your own route and learn how to handle the logistics.

Two group rides will be held at the conclusion of the event
Helmets required!

Location for this event is easily accessible for all by bicycle. Ride on down, visit the indoor Farmers Market, purchase some lunch, and enjoy the river view.

Learn about our Bike Month (May) and Bike to Work Week (May 14-18) activities.

Participate in bike maintenance demonstrations. Here are some selections:
  • Changing a flat tire
  • Bike safety check
  • Bring your own bike and get some individual advice

Come and just spend some time talking about bicycling, share stories, see how you and your family can get involved, and give us ideas on how to make the QCBCwork for you. Chat with old friends and make new friends!

For more information contact Deb and Dean Bareback Mathias at or by phone at Deans cell: 309-737-8429.