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Visitors and prospective members are welcome to join us at club meetings and on our rides.

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Individual membership in the Downers Grove Bicycle Club is open to all individuals age 18 or older. Your membership fee goes to support club meetings, events and activities, bicycle advocacy in the community, educational events and other cycling-related goodness. So support the club and join us!

A family membership is available for individuals of the same household with two or more members age 18 or older. Household members under 18 years of age may participate in non-voting club activities when accompanied by a parent or guardian; and with a parent/guardian signed waiver for the activity on file with the club.

Membership dues are $25 for an individual membership and $30 for a family membership. The membership year is the calendar year, with renewal dues due by January 31st. Members who join DGBC in the fourth quarter will have their first year membership period extended through the end of the following membership year. Members are considered delinquent if their renewal hasn’t been received by February 1st of the membership year and lose “Good Standing” status until the dues are paid. Members must be in Good Standing with dues current to be eligible to vote and to stay on the club’s communication roster.

benefits include:
  • club ride liability insurance
  • member discount at RTT Cycle Shop
  • club meetings with guest speakers
  • club events and activities
  • support for community bicycle advocacy & educational events

For more information on membership please contact our Membership Manager at

    Join Online

    Click the link below and you will be redirected to our online membership platform.  Simply complete the form along with your credit or debit card information to join. 

    Membership fees for 2017 are $25 for individuals ($30 after April 1, 2017) and $30 for families ($35 after April 1, 2017). Your 2017 membership is good through December 31, 2017. If you join after November 1, 2017, your membership will extend through the 2018 cycling year.

    You can pay for your membership with your credit or debit card. Membership fees are due January 31st each year.

    Our membership application form and payment processing is securely hosted on

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    Join by Mail

    If you prefer postal, click the Join by Mail link below and complete the form, print it, and send it along with your check to:

    Downers Grove Bicycle Club
    900 Ogden Ave. #261
    Downers Grove, IL 60515

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    Please note: the club encourages online payment and we are no longer able to accept cash.

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