USA Cycling offers free memberships to military veterans and families

By Steve Frothingham

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (BRAIN) — On Monday, Nov. 11, USA Cycling said it will partner with five military support organizations to provide free memberships to veterans, active military and their families in honor of Veterans Day.

USA Cycling will offer free Basic memberships, along with a 1-hour consult with a USA Cycling coach, a 10 percent discount on of merchandise at the USA Cycling store, access to partner discounts, member-only offers and a coupon to gift a Basic membership to a friend or family member.

The USA Cycling membership if being offered to members of Team RWB, US Military Endurance Sports (USMES), Project Hero, Hope for the Warriors, World T.E.A.M. Sports, and Wounded Warrior Project.

Elizabeth Kollar, USAC’s director of membership, said, “We are excited to partner with the military community to welcome new cyclists and help existing riders through their pedaling adventures. Our new membership model provides more meaningful benefits for a wider range of abilities. If you’re a beginner, a rider coming back to the sport or someone who has a podium goal, USA Cycling is here to support your journey.”

USA Cycling will work with each organization’s membership program to encourage participation, increase exposure to competitive cycling, and help …read more

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