Rapid Wheelmen

About Us | Rides | Maps | Cycling 101 | For Members | Join / Renew

The Rapid Wheelmen is a bicycle club based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Club strives to promote fun, safe cycling for all through rides, races, tours, and advocacy.

We welcome riders of all ages and offer rides for all levels from beginners to experienced cyclists. If you enjoy cycling, want to develop good riding skills, or are looking for a fun and healthy group activity, then become a member today!

Join Now

Rapid Wheelmen Yahoo Group
Join our Yahoo Group for the latest updates on rides, social events, ride cancellations, and general bike-related (mostly) conversation.

Weekly Time Trials
The Ada Time Trials May 5th Through August 28th

View Larger Calendar

Click on a ride or event to display details.
Maps to ride starts are available within the information for each ride.
Civil sunrise/sunset times provided weekly: first and last usable sunlight for the day.

Ride paces: Easy: 9-11mph, Casual: 11-13mph, Moderate: 13-15mph, Good: 15-17mph, Fast: 17-19mph, Fast+ : 19+


Spoke'n Word Newsletter

Newsletter Archive

Major Events

Ada Time Trials

Ride Around Kent County

100 Grand Bicycle Tour

Summer Tour

Maple Leaf


Road Conditions

Report Pothole to GR City
Report Road Problem to Kent Co
Kent County Road Construction Update

Bicycle Groups

Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition
League of Michigan Bicyclists
League of American Bicyclists
USA Cycling
West MI Mountain Biking Association
Top 50 Bike-Friendly Cities
including GR!

Local Bike Shops

3rd Coast Cycles
Ada Bike Shop
Alger Bikes
Central District Cyclery
Freewheeler Bike Shop
Gap30 Cycles
Grand Rapids Bicycle Company
Speed Merchants
Village Bike & Fitness
West Michigan Bike and Fitness

Charities We Have Helped

Elves & More West Michigan
Friends of the Fred Meijer River Valley Rail Trails
Friends of the White Pine Trail
Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition
UICM - The Motion Initiative
West Michigan Trails & Greenways Coalition

Copyright Rapid Wheelmen 2017
PO Box 1008, Grand Rapids, MI 49501
Email Rapid Wheelmen
Email Webmaster

Terms and Conditions