Purpose: To foster participation in amateur bicycle racing and to promote development, learning, camaraderie, and enjoyment of the sport.
Membership: Two types of memberships are available to those of all ages:
1. Club is open to any USCF licensed rider, approved by the Club president, who want to race on an occasional basis.
2. Team is limited to 20 riders who want to race regularly and participate in team activities.
Qualities of Team Members: Good attitude. Potential and desire to be successful in races. Willingness to train and work with the team.
History: AMVC was founded in 1989 by Geoff White and Norm Woodley and originally sponsored by the Spokes, Etc. bicycle shops. Past riders of note include former National masters champion John Epting, Olympic team member Bob Schneider, and former National pursuit record holder Ron Sutherland. Dr. Doug Foster, MD picked up sponsorship in 1997. Most of our current members began as, and continue to ride with Potomac Pedalers Touring Club.