BENEFITS OF JOINING BRAC
In addition to being part of a great non-profit organization that provides invaluable leadership for competitive cycling in Colorado and eastern Wyoming, there are many great benefits to being a member of BRAC:
- Members receive regular racing info and results via email
- Members have access to up-to-the-minute upgrade points on the website
- Members are eligible to participate in BRAC's Individuals Points Competitions: the Rocky Mountain Road Cup, the Colorado Track Cup, and the Colorado Cross Cup
- BRAC Members who win State Championships receive a Pactimo State Championship Jersey, and discounts on production of their team kit version of the jersey
- Members can have their businesses listed on our website at no charge
- Members receive a 50% discount when placing an ad on the BRAC website
- Most BRAC race directors do not charge juniors when they compete in junior races.
- BRAC Clubs have access to a full Race Kit, including Race Radios at no charge
- BRAC Clubs are eligible to participate in BRAC's Team Points Competitions: the Rocky Mountain Road Cup, the Colorado Track Cup, and the Colorado Cross Cup
- BRAC Clubs are eligible to host events for the BRAC Points Competitions
- BRAC Clubs are eligible to host State Championship events
- BRAC Clubs' events receive free advertising in weekly e-blasts, on the BRAC website in both the calendar listing and the posting of the event flyer, and on the BRAC Facebook page
- BRAC Clubs receive free advertising on the BRAC website to attract new members
- BRAC Clubs receive registration supplies, including race numbers and pins, at no charge ($150 value).
- BRAC Clubs receive two free insurance certificates for motorcycle referees per event they direct ($200 value)
- BRAC Clubs have voting rights at the Annual Meeting of the Club Council
Many great people and businesses support Colorado cycling, and choose to offer special benefits to our members. You need to show your annual license in order to receive these discounts. Please support these people and businesses who are part of our local cycling community. To be listed here, please send your business info and website link to firstname.lastname@example.org
BRAC Sponsors offering member benefits
The following loyal BRAC sponsors provide discounts or other member benefits to BRAC members as well. Thank them and support them every chance you get:
Basil Doc's Pizza -- Give a special thanks to Mike Miller, owner of Basil Doc's Bistro. Basil Doc's does a ton for BRAC and has monthly specials only for BRAC members. Bring your race number or just tell the folks at the store that you are a BRAC member to receive cool discounts and specials.Check them out here.
Rudy Project -- BRAC members receive 40% off of all merchandise. As a bonus to BRAC, we also get a revenue share with Rudy, so that BRAC benefits directly when you buy from Rudy Project. Contact the BRAC Executive Director for details on how to access this.
Great Divide Brewery -- Stop on down to the Tap Room at 2201 Arapahoe St. in Denver, flash your BRAC membership (sticker or USAC App) and get 25% off beer that you consume on the premises. Not valid for growler takeouts.
FasCat Coaching -- FasCat is a company in Boulder that coaches athletes. They offer a 15% discount to BRAC members and also 15% off products, such as power meters.
Infinite Nutrition -- Infinite Nutrition offers nutritional supplements custom made for your needs. They offer all BRAC members 10% off by using the coupon code BRAC.
ROL Wheels -- If you have been to the races the last few years you will have seen the ROL Wheel tent. ROL has provided wheels to the events for use in the neutral service pit.
Other Member Benefits offered by BRAC Member's Businesses
- Ainslie MacEachran - From his years of competition and as a team director, Ainslie understands cycling at an in-depth level. He works to create a customized program that fits with the life that you are living. Ainslie strives to create a whole athlete combining strength training, proper bike fit, nutrition advising and on the bike training and planning.
- Body Mechanic Sports - Proud to be part of Colorado cycling for 14 years. Sponsors of the Back to Basics Midweek Cyclocross Races in Golden, CO. $10 discount to all BRAC members. Providing client-centered, movement-oriented, individualized treatment plans geared to your goals. "The massage you need for the sports you love."
- Bike Belgium Tours ? Booking tours to the Spring Classics in Belgium to watch Paris-Roubaix, Tour of Flanders, and Gent Wevelgem. Owners are BRAC members and avid cyclists. When two or more BRAC members sign up for any Belgium tour at the same time, each member will receive $200 off. Use promo code ACA200.
- Celestial Massage - rehab and maintenance massage-based bodywork. Specializing in Neuromuscular and sports massage. Only $60.00 for 60 a minute massage for BRAC members.
- Cross Propz - The best, portable cyclo-cross barriers made
- Denver Fit Loft - Using the Retul fit system and offering a $50 discount for BRAC members.
- eNRG -- eNRG performance is a sports performance center in Littleton, Colorado that provides sports nutrition services, metabolic efficiency testing, lactate threshold testing, sweat sodium testing, an indoor Wahoo Kickr cycling studio and strength/movement training area and recovery center. They cater to all ages and abilities of cyclists, including youth. BRAC members enjoy a free week of membership and 10% off all nutrition and testing services.
- Pro Bike Express - Bike transport and on-site mechanical support to all your racing events, for the athlete that demands cost-effective, no-hassle travel. BRAC members receive a 10% discount by using the code BRAC1.0
- Recycle Cycles - A great cycling non-profit run by an BRAC Racer/Official. These guys take donated bikes and parts, assemble them, clean them up, and donate them to people who cannot afford bikes. They have given away more than 9000 bikes in 20 years. Check them out. Better yet, support them with a donation.
- Meridian Dental- $100 off of any service or $10 for a "Get Acquainted Exam" that includes: An oral exam, a video tour of your mouth, up to 4 bitewing x-rays, a laser cavity screening and a gum disease screening.
Home and Garden
- Synergy Design, Inc - private Architectural Design firm established in 2003. Specializing in home addition & remodeling design work (and occasionally small commercial projects.) Free initial consultation & design scope assessment for BRAC members for new custom home or remodeling design.
MJ Consulting - 20% off of Hourly rate and 10% off promotional orders for all BRAC members.
- Colorado Bike Law - free initial consult on any cycling/legal related issue.
- Serbinin Law Firm LLC -- Free consultation and half price hourly rate for BRAC members on representation if necessary. (specializing in immigration and family law).
- www.TheCyclist-Lawyer.com - Megan Hottman, cycling and cycling-industry legal representation. Free legal consultation to evaluate bodily injury, property damage, and other potential claims -and to help cyclist obtain and maximize their insurance coverage. No attorney fees if cyclist does not recover on their personal injury claims.
- Jeff R. Warner Photographic - Aerial, landscape, sports and portraiture; 20% off portrait services for BRAC members.
- Sportifimages - Dejan Smaic - Sports and landscape photography is about following and documenting my passions, and striving to present the viewer dramatic images if you were part of the action or scene.
- Ryan Muncy Photography - Ryan focuses on the community and achievement of local racing.
- Karen Rakestraw - Karen is always looking for the fun side of racing, check out here work!
Jim Levy (KRAIN Real Estate) - Free honest guidance for travel, purchase and investment opportunities, and cycling in this tropical country. A toll-free call away.
- Bicycles for Humanity (B4H) Colorado - Founded in 2007, B4H Colorado enables healthcare workers with bikes in sub-Saharan Africa to speed and expand the delivery of medications and health services for those distant from healthcare facilities. B4H opens community bike shops, bringing employment opportunties and increasing access to bikes, thereby spurring economic activity through improved mobility. Our mission is simple: to change the world, two wheels at a time.
- Kids that TRI - 501c3 sporting organization that inspires youth to be more physically active through sport.
- World Bicycle Relief - World Bicycle Relief is dedicated to providing access to independence and livelihood through The Power of Bicycles.