The membership fee is $80 and includes:
- Discounted team kit
- 2 Team United Purist cycling water bottles
- Alberta Bicycle Association (ABA) insurance for scheduled group rides (road, gravel, multiuse bike path)
- ABA insurance for mid-week races hosted by ABA affiliated clubs
- The ability to attend our awesome social events
- Mentorship and advice from bike ride club leaders
- Access to the club's learn to ride program
- 15% off bike parts and bike accessories*
- 10% off storewide*
*Some exclusions apply. See restrictions for details.
Explore Edmonton by bike! The United Ride club will be hosting a variety of social rides that will showcase our Edmonton River Valley multi-use paths and guide you through our trail network system. Ride start location will vary – members will get ride information every Sunday via email, or follow us on Facebook and Instagram for weekly updates. These social rides are also in partnership with the Peace Avenue Bike Club. Note: Tuesday's ride will either be a leisure ride or a gravel ride.
Leisure Ride - Tuesdays @ 6:30pm
New for 2023 is a ride for those looking to take a break from the daily grind, hop on a bike and explore what the city has to offer.
This a casual social ride open to all ages, all skill levels and all types of bikes. That means, ride what you have, whether it be a road bike, mountain bike, hybrid, cruiser or even an e-bike. The Tuesday Leisure rides welcomes and brings back a genuine warm hearted ride that will have you feeling refreshed and ready to take on the rest of the week.
This is also a great ride to attend to for new cyclists looking to get comfortable riding with other people and learning from peers some tips and tricks of the trade. Rides will be of very casual pace to ensure this ride is accessible to everyone.
Note: for safety purposes, only pedal assist e-bikes are permitted (no throttled of any type) and assists are only to be used if there are hills or on its lowest setting.
- Leisure pace
- Meet at United Sport & Cycle
- Arrival at 6:30pm and ride starts at 6:45pm
- Duration: 1.5-2 hours
Gravel Ride - Tuesdays @ 6:30pm
Do you like dirt? Do you like exploring? New for 2023, we are offering gravel rides to explore the city and surrounding area! The gravel rides are open to those who wish to explore new routes, ride routes with others and for those looking to add some variety to their riding schedules.
Rides will meet at 6:30pm at various locations depending on route so please keep up to date to the posted ride schedules and routes. Distances will vary. Gravel rides will be a no drop ride, meaning no one gets left behind, and will always start at a comfortable easy pace and work up to a pace that is appropriate and comfortable for everyone in attendance.
We will periodically have rests to be able to regroup to ensure everyone has a great and fulfilling ride.
Wellness Wednesday Ride - Wednesdays @ 6:30pm
The Wellness Wednesday ride is a midweek ride aimed at getting riders out for a short and sweet session
- Start and end at Colchester Community League
- Meet at 6:30pm
- Duration: 1-1.5 hours, 30-40km (depending on group attendance)
Saturday Social Ride - Saturdays, Start Time Varies
Road Bike Rides
Spirited-Paced Ride - Wednesdays @ 6:30pm
The Wednesday spirited-paced road ride is a great option for any type of rider. It is a longer ride at 40-50km with a pace that is dependent on group attendance.
Long Ride - Saturdays, Start Time Varies
Get ready for a long road bike ride day. This ride runs two different groups to accomodate two different paces so there is a pace for everyone. Meet up locations, routes and durations determined every Sunday via ride email and Facebook group.