The 16th Annual NCC Tour of the Hilltowns road race will take place on Saturday, July 26, 2014. We’ve got a new course this year, but retained multiple sanity defying climbs and great racing you’ve come to expect. The start and finish will be at the beautiful Berkshire East resort in Charlemont, MA. We NEED VOLUNTEERS! Free lunch for volunteers and discounted ZipLine tour plus the best pro race spectator spots!
club happenings and information
The Montague training Crits are back, and bringing all levels of racing fun to the Valley. The B race is a perfect first race for riders interested in trying out the sport. Club and elite team members will be on hand to answer any questions you may have about racing. This series is intended to be fun and welcoming.
Safe, fun races on grass field next to water play area. Age graded races from ages 3-12. Trike races for little ones. Prizes and fun for all! Each Monday, 6:30 PM.
This year’s dates – - June 30
July 7 (canceled due to rain)
July 14 (canceled due to rain)
NO RACES July 28
August 11 (makeup date)
Join the NCC or renew your membership for 2014 online through BikeReg.com. Both individual and family memberships are available. Thanks to the generous sponsorship of BikeReg, there are no service fees for signing up through their site. You pay just your membership dues.
Save the date! – the 2014 edition of the Hillclimb will take place on 9/13/14. 2014 Registration is now open with discounted entry fees!! The Northampton Cycling Club’s Mt. Greylock Hillclimb is an annual bicycle race up the north face of Mt. Greylock to the summit at 3,489′, the highest point in Massachusetts. The Hillclimb is a part of the Biking Up Mountain Point Series (BUMPS).
The NCC Triathlon Team is open to everyone who joins the Northampton Cycling Club. Whether you consider yourself a veteran swim-bike-runner, or are just hoping to complete your first triathlon or duathlon, we welcome you to our tri team with open arms, bikes, and shoes!
The NCC is now offering equipment grants to eligible juniors. Grants can be used to purchase road and cyclocross bikes and gear and are a great way to get your junior cyclist involved and excited about cycling. All grants are made at sole discretion of NCC.
You can download the grant application here.
The Northampton Cycling Club is a volunteer-run, non-profit organization whose mission is to promote fun, fitness, and health through the sports of cycling and triathlon to athletes of all ages and abilities in the Pioneer Valley.
Our membership benefits include...
- Organized Group Rides for all ability levels and interests
- Informational Clinics
- Club Clothing Discounts of up to 50%
- Bike Shop Discounts at many area bike shops
- Events for children