Cycling Club FAQs

How do I join?

Join Team Bicycle Sport Shop by signing up online through our website at Any club captain or an employee at the shop can help you if you have any questions about signing up.

How long is my membership valid?

Membership is for one calendar year from January 1st to December 31st of the same year. If you join in October, your membership lasts for 3 months. Registration for the following club year typically opens around December 1.

How much does a club membership cost?

The annual dues are $50 per person. You may choose to add on a bonus apparel item for a super discount or tack on other gear items to your registration. The cost breakdown of these items is found here.

How much does a club membership cost if I join midway through the year?

The $50 membership dues are unfortunately not pro-rated so the cost is the same.

When will I get my Bicycle Sport Shop Team clothing package?

All members will receive their club clothing as soon as it becomes available.

What do I get when I join?

When you join you will receive a club clothing package including a club t-shirt and socks. At registration, you have a one time option to add a road jersey, mountain bike jersey, or tri top to your registration for a heavily discounted price. After that, these items will be available at full team-members only prices. Consult this page for a breakdown of prices. When offered, club members will also receive promotional items and deals from other club sponsors and shop vendors. 

Can I get more than one club jersey or tri top?

Yes. You may purchase another road jersey for $115, a mountain jersey for $50, or a tri top for $65.

Do I get any discounts?

Yes. You'll receive great discounts from our sponsors. You'll also be invited to our exclusive club shopping night every quarter. There is an opportunity to earn further store discounts by participating in our Legacy Program.

Do I have to race?

Of course not! But if you choose to race, you should register with USAC or USAT as a member of the Bicycle Sport Shop Cycling Club so you can represent your club!

Do I need to get a license?

No, most races offer the opportunity to race on a one-day license. But if you plan on racing a number of events it is more cost-effective to purchase an annual license. Moreover, holding an annual license will make you eligible for things like Texas Cup series points and awards in certain disciplines depending on your race finishes.

Where can I purchase my race license?

Beginning January 1, if you are a road, mountain or cyclocross rider go to: If you are triathlete go to:

Is there a race team apart from the club?

While the club is not officially a race team, there are a number of club members that frequently race criteriums, road races, cyclocross races, MTB races, gravel grinders, and triathlons of every distance. For those riders that get an annual license through USAC, there is an opportunity to not only designate your club as the Bicycle Sport Shop. You can ask any of our club captains about the licensing process.

Do you offer race reimbursement?

Yes. The Race Reimbursement Program (RRP) aims to reimburse a portion of race entry fees.

I just purchased my first bike, can I join the club?

Yes, of course! The Bicycle Sport Shop Cycling Club is open to everyone with a bike.

Is there a minimum age for participation in the clubs?

No, but if a club member is under 16, we require parental participation at club events.