2013 Membership Drive: WABA Members Get Great Perks

2013 50 States Ride

Get some discounts with your advocacy! Join WABA.

WABA members are eligible for great perks, from bargains at local businesses to the ability to borrow bike boxes for travel. We’ve partnered with awesome companies like Zipcar, Car2Go, Signal Financial, and Better World Club to give you access to deals and discounts. Join WABA today to experience the full range of perks.

If you join during this membership drive (which runs until this Friday, Oct. 25), your membership is good through December 2014—that’s two free months of membership. And this week, joining at any level nets you sweet incentives*:

$35: Membership, plus sticker and notepad
$50: Membership, sticker, notepad, and a standard-issue WABA T-shirt
$100: Membership, sticker, notepad, and a special-edition gold WABA T-shirt
$500: Membership, sticker, notepad, and a WABA bike jersey

See the full list of discounts and benefits below the jump.

WABA Rides and Events
Receive discounts on all WABA rides and events; visit the events page for more information on current events. Our awesome rides always sell out, and we open registration to members early. Your best chance of getting a slot rests on becoming a WABA member.

WABA Merch
Receive discounts on all WABA rides and events. Visit the WABA store to see our offerings.

Bike Boxes for Travel
Take your bike with you when you travel by train or plane. WABA has two complimentary bike boxes available for use by our members. Reservation is required. Email membership@waba.org to reserve, allowing extra time to pick up and return the box.

Click here for a list of shops that provide discounts on parts, accessories, and/or bikes when you present a current WABA membership card.

Bike and Roll
$10 off bike rentals and $10 off bike tours. Learn more here.

Bike Escapades
WABA members receive $150 off their bike-touring trips (with an additional $150 donated to WABA). Learn more here.

Czech Active Tours
Save $50 off a bike rental at any of Czech Active Tours’ European bike tours when you mention WABA. It will donate an additional $50 to WABA. Learn more here.

Save $5 every time you reserve a bike at one of rentabikenow.com’s 250-plus locations. Contact membership@waba.org for the discount code.

The following bike-friendly businesses offer discounts to WABA members with a current membership card.

Annie’s Ace Hardware
5 percent off one item under $50. Learn more here.

Brighter Days Collective Dog Walking & Pet Setting
Get the cost of your WABA membership deducted from your dog-walking bill. Learn more here.

Free lifetime membership, plus 30 free minutes of drive time. Contact membership@waba.org for the discount code. Learn more here.

Embody Pure Fitness
15 percent discount on any personal training package and a free fitness evaluation. Learn more here.

Flow Yoga
15 percent discount on all classes. Learn more here.

20 percent off beginner classes for first-time students at D.C. locations. Learn more here.

Lunar Massage
Free membership ($40 in savings) at all Lunar Massage locations. Learn more here.

Results Gym
Discounted enrollment at either Results Gym location (Capitol Hill or downtown); monthly dues still apply. Learn more here.

Tranquil Space Yoga
Unlimited 15 percent discounts on one-, six-, or 10-class passes at either Tranquil Space location (Dupont or Arlington). Learn more here.

Discounted enrollment (to $50) and 10 percent off monthly dues at all D.C., Maryland, and Virginia locations; discount does not apply at the 14th and W streets NW location. Learn more here.

50 percent off a first-year annual fee (so, $30). Email membership@waba.org for the discount code.

Momentum Magazine
Free digital subscription. Email membership@waba.org for details.

Better World Club
Better World Club is an auto and travel club that supports alternative modes of transportation and environmental responsibility. It provides roadside assistance for cars as well as for bikes, and provides an alternative for those who want those services without auto-centric lobbying. Join through this link and use the code WABA. BWC makes a donation to WABA for each new member.

“Share the Road” Credit Card
WABA has partnered with Signal Financial Federal Credit Union for the “Our Two Cents” program. A portion of interest earned on your WABA Visa card will be contributed toward bicycle safety in the D.C. region. Learn more and sign up here.

Road ID
WABA is an affiliate of Road ID, which makes identification accessories for cyclists, runners, and other active individuals. Road IDs contain identification and relevant information. WABA receives 10 percent of your purchase from Road ID. Click here to shop.

The full list of benefits lives here and is updated frequently.

*Your notepad, sticker, T-shirt, or jersey will be mailed to you, along with your WABA membership card, in four to six weeks.

Don’t forget: Tomorrow night, we’re hosting an open house for our new, old, and potential members. Please stop by for snacks and beverages! We’ll answer your questions and chat about biking in the D.C. area. RSVP here.

This post is part of our yearly weeklong membership drive. Your membership supports our advocacy, outreach, and education efforts, and you get great perks. Join, renew, or donate today.