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Welcome to the Southern Indiana Wheelmen Bicycle Club!
Home of the Harvest Homecoming Bicycle Tour!

We've been riding the beautiful roads of Clark, Floyd, Harrison, Scott and Washington Counties (to name a few) since 1975. We support all aspects of safe cycling in our local community, the state of Indiana and the nation.
We hope to see YOU soon!




UPCOMING CLUB EVENTS

Next Club Meeting -- Monday, March 4, 2024 -- Clarksville Public Library

Our next Club Meeting will be at the Clarksville Public Library on Monday, March 4, 2024 at 6:00 pm. The Clarksville Public Library is at 1312 Eastern Blvd. We meet in Meeting Room B.

Please see the MEMBERS page for links to the most recent minutes for club and board meetings.





IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING SPEED MEMORIAL CHURCH and SPEED PARK!!

Speed Memorial Church is not presently available as a start location. Rides from that location will start from SPEED PARK. The Route Library references have been updated to reflect this.




REMEMBERING TONY BARRANCO AND KATHY BOTHWELL

Please take a moment to visit new memorials for club members Tony Barranco and Kathy Bothwell at our MEMORIALS PAGE. Tony and Kathy contributed greatly to the fabric of our club. Our departed members have positively shaped the SIW cycling experience we all enjoy today.

If you have additions and/or corrections for any memorials page, please contact the webmaster so we can remember our departed clubmates.




SIW DONATES $2000 TO 'DARE TO CARE' FOOD BANK

Members of Southern Indiana Wheelmen presented the check to representatives from Dare to Care at the Floyd County Library.
From the left; Danielle Densford of Dare to Care, and Cindy Barranco, Barbara Thorn, Roben Rosenberger, and John Neichter of Southern Indiana Wheelmen.
Photo by John Neichter

Southern Indiana Wheelmen donated $2000 to Dare to Care foodbank on September 29th. Thanks to matching funds, this donation doubled to $4000, helping even more prople. Your participation in the 2022 Harvest Homecoming Bicycle Tour, as a volunteer, rider, or both, made this possible. Check out the full news release for more details.




CHECK OUT OUR NEW PHOTO GALLERY

See our gallery of photos here. It now has navigation buttons to allow you to flip through it the gallery. If you have more pictures, or have information about some of the pictures (so we can include that as part of the gallery), please contact the SIW Webmaster.




HARVEST HOMECOMING TOUR T-SHIRTS AND JERSEYS ARE STILL AVAILABLE

We still have limited quantities of our 2023 Harvest Homecoming T-shirts available at Clarksville Schwinn. We also have limited quantities of past-years T-shirts and jerseys at reduced prices.




NOVEMBER - DECEMBER NEWSLETTER IS OUT!

The November - December 2023 Sprocket is out. Click here to read all about it!




THANK YOU TO OUR HIGHWAY CLEAN-UP HEROES!!

Robenette Rosenberger lead another successful Highway Clean-Up at Silver Creek High School on Saturday, November 4th. Roben says: "Thanks to all who came out yesterday to make the Adopt-A-Highway clean up once again a HUGE success! We had an amazing turn-out, 19 people. We collected 30 HUGE bags of trash and 3 separate piles of large debris. The highway looks amazing. So, give yourselves a BIG pat on the back because we did an awesome job!
"Then, I want to tell you it is so nice to see the club come together and give back to the community as we did. It was truly a rewarding and a fun day hanging out together!!!"
The "trasher team" included: Micheal Truitt, Barbara Thorn, Robenette Rosenberger, Maggie Ridge, Leah Ann Poindexter, Susie Peters, John Neichter, Dan McCoy, John Hamilton, Donnie Gladin, Jeanie Garrison-Young, Brian Corbett, Dennis Campbell, David Campbell, Clare Burkhart, Joe Bolan, Paul Beach, Barb Beach, and Peggy Bannon.
Look for the announcement for our next Highway Clean-Ip in the spring.




Click below to visit our Facebook Group!

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Each member is able to receive his/her INDIVIDUAL ride log monthly via e-mail.

If you do not receive these e-mails, but would like to, please contact the SIW Statistician here.


Stay informed and inspired with our club newsletter!

* Current Edition

* 2013 - Present


Please send your articles, news items and photos to

Peggy Bannon
to be included in future editions of "The Sprocket!"

Guests and new members are ALWAYS welcome!

Please Note: Cyclists are required to wear a CPSC-approved helmet on all club rides.

Cyclists on all club rides are expected to know and adhere to all rules of the road, and to exercise their rights to the road in a responsible manner at all times.

CLUB STATS
20242023+/-
Yr38,596192,04739.7%
Avg9,64916,004
Oct14,521 16,456 11.8%
Nov12,164 7,833 55.3%
Dec7,921 3,841 106.2%
Jan3,990 4,587 13%
Feb 10,689
Mar 8,048
Apr 16,649
May 21,696
Jun 25,166
Jul 30,888
Aug 20,862
Sep 25,332
As of 2/1/24
CLUB STATS
20232022+/-
Yr192,047195,2631.6%
Avg16,00416,272
Oct16,456 19,305 14.8%
Nov7,833 10,758 27.2%
Dec3,841 11,634 67%
Jan4,587 2,966 54.7%
Feb10,689 11,825 9.6%
Mar8,048 11,348 29.1%
Apr16,649 15,924 4.6%
May21,696 22,568 3.9%
Jun25,166 22,584 11.4%
Jul30,888 21,383 44.5%
Aug20,862 22,897 8.9%
Sep25,332 22,071 14.8%
As of 10/6/23

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