Fredericksburg Cyclists is a cycling community founded in 1984 and incorporated in 1989 to foster riding, social activities and social events among cyclists in the Fredericksburg area. We are a small to medium sized community who hosts at least three (3) rides every week. We also sponsor our signature event, the “Cannonball” century, occurring annually during the fall.
This award is established in honor of Susan Benner, Rosemary Pitts, Don Clark, Nancy Taubert and Katharyn Poplin-McGhee, the original founders of FCC.
The nominee must have made significant contributions through individual volunteer efforts for the benefit of FCC. Evidence of personal involvement in the function of FCC measured by achievement while serving as a member, officer, coordinator, ride leader or other position. The nominee must have demonstrated and effected significant contribution and personal commitment in support of FCC interests over a number of years. The nominee must have been a member for at least ten years and must be a current member to receive the award.
*This award is only presented to exceptional candidates and may not always be given.
The five individuals above received this award, a plaque and lifetime membership at the 2020 Winter Banquet.