The National Bicycle Dealers Association has represented specialty bicycle dealers in the United States since 1946. The non-profit association offers numerous programs for dealers, with an emphasis on education, research, communication and advocacy. Also included are discount programs and our podcast Bicycle Retail Radio. The NBDA publishes a weekly newsletter for its members as well as the blog Outspokin'. The NBDA produces a series of educational webinars and conducts research and advocacy. Annual dues are $195 for retailers, $125 Mobile Bike Shops, $850 for companies associated with the bicycle industry with over $1,000,000 per year in sales; $550 for smaller manufacturers and reps.
The NBDA's Mission: To Strengthen The Specialty Bicycle Retailer
This mission is accomplished through...
- Communicating the value and needs of the specialty bicycle retailer
- Enhancing the specialty bicycle retailer's profitability
- Promoting the passion for cycling.
Vision: Leading Bicycle Retailers to Excellence
This vision is accomplished through...
- Member discount programs
- Promotion of the specialty bicycle retailer