Login first. If you don't know your username or password, click on the "Forgot login?" link on the top right side of the website homepage. After logging in, click on "My Account" top menu item, then click on "Edit My Profile". This will enable you to change various profile settings, including your username and password, which can be found under the "Membership Info" tab. Make sure to click on the "Update" button to save your changes when you are done.
You will receive an e-mail confirming your application. If you pay via Paypal or Credit Card, your account on the website will be activated immediately. If you elected Offline for your payment, the e-mail will include an invoice which you can print and send with your check to the WAB membership coordinator. Your account will be in a pending state until the membership coordinator receives your payment and activates your account.
Of course - just click on "Join or Renew" link on the top menu and scroll down to the bottom of the page. There you will see a link to print out a Membership Application Form, which you can send into the club with your check, as in the past. For your convenience - here is a direct link to the application form.
Yes! The processing of a family membership results in the creation of a username/password for the primary family member. However, a family membership enables additional family members to obtain their own website accounts. The other family member should follow these steps to obtain the additional account:
Click on the link "fill out this form"
Complete the form. Required fields are indicated with a red asterisk *. See the specific instructions on the right side of the form for any item.
The primary family member username and member number must be entered to validate the request.
You will receive an e-mail confirming your request. The WAB membership coordinator will also receive a notification e-mail and will review your request. The membership coordinator may elect to confirm your request with the primary family member and then will approve and activate your account. This process may take a day or two.
When you process a membership application; contact information, e-mail distribution list preferences, newsletter preferences and ride preference information is collected. This, along with your username, password and assigned member number form the basis of your Profile. For pre-existing members at the time of the new website implementation, this profile information will be filled in based upon your prior membership application on file. You may change this information (password, username, etc.) at any time by following these steps:
No - we will not reveal your username and password on the Member Directory. However if you post it in a Message Board post, it will be visible to other club members (but not the general public).
Yes, but only limited information. In order to protect the privacy of our members, your e-mail address and phone numbers are not disclosed in the member directory. However, you can send an e-mail to another member by following these steps:
1. Login to the website with your username/password
2. Click on the “Member Directory” item under the “Members Only” top menu.
3. Find the member you are searching or by scrolling through the member list (sorted by last name)
4. Click on the member name (either first or last name)
5. Click on “Send eMail”
6. Fill in the subject and message and click “Send Email”
The Message Board is a communications tool. It is primarily intended to provide an efficient way for Ride Leaders and Coordinators to inform the membership of upcoming rides, ride changes or cancellation. However, it can also be used to communicate other topics of interest to our membership. Any member can post to the message board.
To access the Message Board, follow these steps:
That depends upon your Message Board Subscriptions settings. You can elect to receive an eMail every time a new post is made (immediately) and/or you can elect to receive a single eMail daily containing all the posts made in the previous 24 hours. This daily eMail will be sent out at approximately 7:30 AM every morning. To view or change your eMail distribution list settings do the following:
NOTE: You can also change the Message Board Subscription settings on the left side of the Message Board page - either will do the trick!
We appreciate your help in helping to build up our Cuesheet Library! To add a new Cue Sheet, follow these steps:
This will send an eMail to the website administrator who will review and approve your submission. It will not be visible to other members until approved.
The ride schedule is now part of an on-line calendar. You can access the ride schedule at any time by clicking on the Ride Calendar link on the top menu. The ride schedule will also continue to be included in the monthly Flying Wheel newsletter which you can access by clicking on the image of the newsletter on the right-side of the website home page.
When you login as a member on the WAB website, you will see a "Members Only" button just below the WAB logo, If you hover the cursor over that button, a dropdown menu will appear, on which the second item is "Cue Sheet Library." Clicking on it will take you to a new page titled "Cue sheets," with a number of categories. Click on the relevant and this will open a page containing all the cuesheets that have been uploaded for that category. Click on the "Download" button to the right of the entry you are interested in, and the file will be opened or downloaded to your computer. In the former case, you can print the cuesheet by pressing Ctrl-P; in the latter case, you will need to find your "Downloads" folder on your computer (usually on your C: drive, under Users > (your username). Open that folder and the file should be in it.
You can log your bicycle rides on the website Ride Logs system. To access this system, login with your username/password, then click on the Add a Ride Log item under the Members Only menu. To read more about the Ride Logs system go here.
Message Board posts are not meant to be routinely removed. If the event date has past, then the Message Board post is not longer relevant but it does not need to be removed. If there is something on a Message Board post that is inaccurate and needs to be corrected, the poster should post a Reply to the original post to clarify the innaccuracy. If there is something in a post that is offensive or blatently inappropriate, send an eMail to firstname.lastname@example.org and it will be removed.