Skylands Cycling is a community-based [501(c)(3) - Non-Profit Public Organization] touring and racing club, centered in rural Sussex County, in northwest New Jersey. Our club is run completely by volunteers and our mission is simple: make bike riding as much fun and accessible as possible. We aim to accomplish this by offering a variety of bike riding opportunities in an environment of friendship and support that encourages men, women, and children to enjoy the benefits of biking through all stages of life.
Our recreational and touring activities include weekly group rides through some of the most beautiful and bike-friendly countryside in the northeast. These rides vary from a leisurely pace to challenging pace lines on endless miles of well-paved and low traffic roads. Bike safety and maintenance clinics, charity rides, overnight tours, and extended cycling trips are all part of the blend that Skylands Cycling offers to all levels of cyclist.
If it bike racing your interested in, Skylands Cycling Racing Team welcomes all enthusiasts. Our team members span all disciplines including road, time trial, track, cyclocross, and mountain bike. Our team includes men, women, and juniors (aka Under 19 or U19), and cover ages 10 through 65+. Skylands Cycling are active members in USA Cycling (www.usacycling.org) and the New Jersey Bicycling Association (www.njbikeracing.com). Providing coaching, camaraderie, and racing support are primary goals that all Skylands Racing Team Members share with each other. As part of this, Skylands Cycling sponsors a number of bike races throughout the year including the popular Augusta Series Training Criterium in the Spring, Giro del Cielo in the Summer, and Cyclocross Series in the Fall.
Come ride with us through some of the most beautiful countryside in the northeast. Make new friends, fine tune your cycling skills, and enjoy a healthy discounts on bikes and gear from our sponsors. At Skylands Cycling, we love new members.