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MAJOR TAYLOR

CYCLING CLUB

OF AUSTIN, TX

 
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WHO IS MAJOR TAYLOR

Honoring the world's first black sports superstar and professional Black American cyclist - Marshall Walter "Major" Taylor. In 1899, he earned the rank of the world cycling champion followed by the American sprint champion in 1900. Major Taylor fought the racism of the Jim Crow era, and today his achievements and story have inspired many to take up the sport of cycling.

 

The Five Things to Know About Major Taylor

 

WHO WE ARE

The Major Taylor Cycling Club of Austin is an associated club of the Major Taylor Association (MTA).
 

We are dedicated to honoring Major Taylor's legacy as a champion cyclist and humanitarian. Our group is diverse and we offer short leisurely rides for those just getting started and faster challenging rides for those ready for the next level.
 

Our Mission is to Promote a Healthy Lifestyle, Encourage Camaraderie and Instill a Sense of Community Amongst Fellow Cyclists

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Juneteeth Social Ride
    Sat, Jun 19
    Texas African American Memorial
    Jun 19, 10:00 AM CDT
    Texas African American Memorial , 1100 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    We'll meet at 11th & Congress at the State Capitol in from of the Texas African American History Memorial
  • Fiesta Wildflower Ride
    Sun, Jun 20
    Rolling Oaks Mall
    Jun 20, 8:00 AM
    Rolling Oaks Mall, 6909 TX-1604 Loop, San Antonio, TX 78247, USA
    The Hill Country Sports Association is proud to present the 2021 Fiesta Wildflower Ride on June 20th. Join us for Fiesta San Antonio's only bicycling event! Participants will bicycle along SAG supported scenic roads on routes ranging from 20miles to 60miles. Riders can expect a memorable experience.
  • Ride to End ALZ
    Sun, Oct 10
    Blue Hole Regional Park
    Oct 10, 7:00 AM CDT
    Blue Hole Regional Park, 333 Blue Hole Ln, Wimberley, TX 78676, USA
    FULLY SUPPORTED, ON AND OFF THE BIKE.... Ride to End ALZ is a fully supported event for a range of riders, whether you’re a novice cyclist, weekend warrior or avid enthusiast. Choose a virtual event or an in-person event that challenges you to go to distance to fight Alzheimer’s.
 
 
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