NCC News and Events

After two years off for the pandemic, the JAM Fund’s major fundraising event, the Grand Fundo, is back for its eleventh year! It will take place on Saturday, July 23rd.

Posted: May 6, 2022 at 8:37 PM ET

We are back! Mark your calendar for June 25th. Freshly paved and safe roads- finally! NCC members receive a discount to race. We need lots of volunteers- you volunteer, you race free! Click through for more details.

Posted: April 29, 2022 at 12:34 PM ET

After a few years hiatus, local mobile bicycle shop Speed and Sprocket Cycle Works is bringing the Ciclismo Classico Bike Travel Film Festival back to the Pioneer Valley!

Posted: May 18, 2022 at 6:41 PM ET

Despite brief periods of rain earlier in the day, the roads were dry and the sun was out. In fact, it was a gorgeous evening. The only challenge was the tremendous headwind!

Posted: May 17, 2022 at 11:09 PM ET

I tried to shame Melissa into hosting an impromptu lobster and margherita after party at her house at the top of the hillclimb but I guess she didn’t already have all the necessary ingredients on hand. What kind of people are these Shutesburians?? I thought most households had at least 24 lobsters on hand at any given time, just in case.

Posted: May 17, 2022 at 9:39 PM ET

On Sunday at the Dow Pavilion at Look Park, close to 100 members of the Northampton Cycling Club gathered for the annual member meeting.

Posted: May 16, 2022 at 8:00 AM ET

After a two year hiatus, Massochistah returned on Saturday! Of the 175 participants in this challenging gravel event, over 20 were NCC members.

Posted: May 15, 2022 at 8:28 PM ET

The part of Westfield we entered is known as Wyben and has been known for its numerous apple orchards in the past, and while there’s still plenty orchards in the area, as elsewhere housing development steadily claims old farmland.

Posted: May 14, 2022 at 7:08 PM ET

Tonight, we had ideal conditions for the Tuesday C ride, 68 degrees and sunny at the start of the ride. We had twelve riders, including two first time participants.

Posted: May 10, 2022 at 10:23 PM ET