Great Social events throughout the year, donut ride, poker ride, happy hours, tailgate parties, and our largest social event, the Holiday Party, held each year in December, available only to members and their guests.
Support and sponsorship of local area organizations and events, Friends of the River of Grass Greenway, Special Olympics, Pan Florida Challenge, Naples Pathway Coalition and the Sweetheart Ride for Drug Free Collier.
Club Kits – New club kits with more bright orange safety color
A new and improved Website with limited access to the members only areas
Free Accidental Death and Dismemberment and Medical Expenses Insurance
Naples Velo maintains $5,000 Accidental Death and Dismemberment and $10,000 Medical Expense benefit coverage on all active members when participating in a Naples Velo sponsored event/ride. The Medical Expense benefit is full excess. It only applies if and when all other coverage has been exhausted. (Both coverages are, of course, subject to all policy provisions.)
Improved modes of communication
NaplesVelo.com Updates for community and/or club members
Group Emailing/Text Messaging
Group discussions and ride hook-ups
Naples Velo Facebook Page Updates
Discounts with a club membership card at many area merchants including bike shops
Bike Route, 5% discount added to Loyalty Card resulting in 10% total discount.
Trek in Naples and Estero, 10% discount on parts, clothing, nutrition and accessories; 10% discount on Pro Bike Fitting Services; 10% discount on Custom Project One Bicycles
Big Mama’s Bike Shop, 10% discount on all items
Mountain & Road Bikes, 15% discount on all items except bicycles.
Kunjani Craft, Coffee and Gallery, 10% discount on all purchases
Moe’s, 10% discount on all orders
Olde Naples Chocolate, 10% discount
Philly Pretzel Factory, 10% discount
Club Policy and Direction – At our annual meeting each year, attending members participate in helping set the future direction of the Club, including the election of Board of Trustee members and establishing the amount of annual dues.
Organized and monitored group rides for all skill levels
Daily tempo rides
Special Events Rides
Training Rides (Every Monday and Saturday)
Free Cycling Skills and Safety Clinics
Out of Town Touring Rides: - Club members actively participate as a group in a number of out-of-town touring rides throughout the state of Florida (and beyond). It’s great to travel and hang-out with fellow Club members at these events.
Free T-shirts: This year, for the first 275 individuals and families (limit of two shirts per family) who renew their membership and new members will receive a free cycling safety T-shirt.
And, especially, support of enhancement of cycling safety and awareness projects developed and implemented by your Naples Velo Bicycle Club.
Bike Lane maintenance
Electronic cycling safety messages on roadways
Free safety message T-shirt
Video cycling safety message for TV, websites, Facebook and special events
Distribution of cycling safety brochures in local bike shops, hotels and at residential community meetings.