Membership

Membership Information

As an official member you may enjoy benefits including:

  • The honor or wearing the official Philly MTCC Kit
  • Voting privileges to guide the direction and activities of the club
  • Access to post rides on the Philly MTCC site
  • Access to club events, meetings, social gatherings, etc.
  • Special training and skill development sessions/information
  • Secondary insurance coverage on club rides

Your annual membership begins from the time your application is received and approved. Membership may be renewed annually beginning April 1st and ending March 31st. Members are required to follow the Philly MTCC Code of Conduct as listed below to be accepted into the Club, and to maintain your club status. Members not living up to the Code of Conduct may be expelled from the Club.

Code of Conduct

By becoming a member you agree to follow the Philly MTCC Code of Conduct when representing the Philadelphia Major Taylor Cycling Club (When you are wearing the kit or at a Club function). In general, you are expected to represent the spirit of Major Taylor and the City of Brotherly Love/Sisterly Affection. Members are encouraged to have fun, and avoid behaviors that may embarrass the club or jeopardize the club or other members.

Examples of unacceptable behavior include:

  • Poaching sponsored rides (MTCC Philly or any other group)
  • Engaging in illegal activities¬†
  • Being discourteous to other cyclist¬†
  • Openly disrespecting any club members based on ability, level, experience, race, age, sex, and sexual preference.
  • What you do when you are not at a Club function or in Club gear. That is on you.

Major Taylor was an honorable man and we bear his name. Not following the Code of Conduct can lead to expulsion from the Club.

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