Joining Killinchy Cycling Club is about getting out on your bike and having fun. We are a group of people who just want to get out and enjoy a cycle around the local area and have a bit of craic. Cycling is always more enjoyable when there is a group! Newcomers male or female are more than welcome and don’t worry, we will never leave anyone behind!! 2013 was our first full year as a club with 30 members, since then the club has grown to over 150 members including 34 ladies. Current members are beginners through to experienced every day riders taking part on road and off-road activities, so no matter what your ability, male or female, you are very welcome!
If you are interested in joining please come along to one of our rides (Cycling Ireland insurance covers you for up to 3 rides). Please see our facebook group and twitter feeds for up to date ride info. After this you can apply by completing the application form below and email/post to the secretary. We strongly recommend membership fee’s are to be paid via Bank Transfer, details are available on request from Secretary / Treasurer, however if this can’t be done, please forward cheque to the secretary (NO CASH ACCEPTED) You can then apply for your Cycling Ireland licence.
Membership fees for 2017 are as follows –
- Adult (18+) – £15
- Student (with valid student ID) – £7.50
- Under 18s – Free (parents please read and sign code of conduct below)
Please note you will not be a member until you have cycled with the club, paid the club fee, and the relevant Cycling Ireland fee! Any queries please contact a committee member. Club membership offers you personal accident and public liability insurance through Cycling Ireland. This insurance will cover you when you are out training or taking part in approved Cycling Ireland events. A range of licences are available from leisure (club rides, sportives/charity cycles), limited competition (off-road racing, club racing/TTs) to full competition (open road racing).
KCC Application Form 2017 (.doc)
KCC Insurance Cover (.doc)
Instructions on how to register with CI (youtube)
Under 18’s are welcome to take part in appropriate club activities, usually under parental supervision. KCC have developed the Child Protection Policies below to facilitate this development, ALL members should be familiar with these documents.