Associacao Clube BCF is a non profit recreational and sportive club. The aim of this Club is to promote cycling as a social, recreational and competitive activity with a high regard for well-being ans safety. The Club has members of all ages and membership is open to anyone wishing to apply. The Club was founded in 2011 and has been grown based on the events organized. Actually it has a youth mountain bike school, a competitive xc team and a competitive DH team and around 30 leisure riders.
Since 2011 this club have already organized over 30 cycling events, of them the most successful are the Algarve Bike Challenge, Cachopo Alive, Algarve XCO Championships and Algarve Granfondo in co-organization with Portuguese Cycling Federation. This way one of the main objectives is the promotion of the region as a sports tourism destination.