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Current Wheelmen State Uniforms

Bulletin #: 05a
Originally Prepared: 1990-12-01
Original Author: Sara Campbell
Revised: 2018-08-01
Current Author: June Dizer

STATE/CLOTHING MATERIAL COLOR STYLE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alabama
  Jacket Corduroy Black 6 button  
Sweater        
Breeches Corduroy Black Beltless
 
Shirt   White Non-button down  
Tie   Light gray    
Hat        
Socks   Gray    
Shoes Leather Black    
Black corduroy jacket (6 button), black corduroy breeches (beltless), white shirt (not button down), 7/8” light gray tie, gray stockings, black leather shoes.
Arizona
  Jacket 65% Polyester
35% Cotton
Black with gold buttons and red trim Norfolk  
Sweater        
Breeches 65% Polyester
35% Cotton
Black Belt-less
with watch pocket
Shirt OPTIONAL White    
Tie OPTIONAL Red Western  
Hat 65% Polyester
35% Cotton
Black with gold buttons and red trim    
Socks OPTIONAL Black Above knee  
Shoes OPTIONAL Black OPTIONAL  
Black beltless breeches with watch pocket, white shirt, black stockings, black cap with red trim, red western tie, Norfolk black coat with gold buttons and black shoes.
California, Northern
  Jacket   Navy Blue Wool - Winter  
Knickers Corduroy - Winter Navy Blue Woolrich style #1909 Add 3 small Wheelmen buttons over velcro tab/2 button rear pockets
Shirt     Long Sleeve Narrow collar, not button–down style. - Winter

Short Sleeve (same style) - Summer
 
Tie   Plain color Blue Preferred Short tie  
Hat   Black Pith Helmet
Socks   Black Above knee
Shoes Leather Black Low–cut, tie Capezio Jazz shoes–dance clothing stores
Gloves Leather Black Gauntlet Classic "teamster style" through Harley-Davidson stores
Black pith helmet, long sleeve, narrow collar, cotton shirt, short blue tie, plain black gauntlet gloves, plain black belt, navy blue corduroy breeches, black stockings and shoes.
California, Southern
  Knickers Bownington Gray Tweed   Woolrich #1902 Men, #1912 Women Add Wheelmen buttons
Shirt Flannel/Corduroy Brown Long Sleeve Add Wheelmen buttons
Tie OPTIONAL Black/Brown   Short style, plain
Hat Flannel/Corduroy Brown Greek fisherman Add small Wheelmen buttons
Socks Hi–bulk Orlon Brown   Over calf or knee, plain
Shoes OPTIONAL Black/Brown Riding Style  
Gloves   Black/Brown   Bicycle gloves, cut off fingers
Gray Tweed breeches, gray shirt, gray Greek fisherman’s hat, gray stockings.
Colorado
  Jacket Poplin/Corduroy Dark Gray Norfolk  
Sweater OPTIONAL Dark Crew neck  
Knickers Poplin/Corduroy Dark Gray    
Shirt   White Long Sleeve Low collar, Dress
Tie OPTIONAL Burgundy 1" Ribbon Worn in 10" hanging length
Hat   Dark Greek fisherman  
Socks OPTIONAL Burgundy Above knee  
Shoes Leather Black Low top, lace–ups  
Black knickerbockers, purple/maroon socks, white shirt, bolo tie, black cowboy or Greek fisherman hat, ladies purple trim scarf.
Connecticut
  Knickers Corduroy


Shirt   White

Tie
Yellow Bow Tie
Hat
Blue Cap
Socks
White Above knee
Shoes   Black  
Blue corduroy breeches, white shirt, stockings, blue cap, yellow bow tie, black shoes.
DELAWARE
  Jacket        
Sweater        
Breeches   Dark Blue   With black suspenders
Shirt   White    
Tie   Gold    
Hat   Black Greek Fishermen’s  
Socks   Black    
Shoes   Black    
Dark blue breeches, white shirt, gold tie, black stockings, black shoes, black Greek fisherman’s hat and suspenders.
Florida
  Jacket OPTIONAL Dark

Sweater OPTIONAL Dark

Knickers Cotton Dark
With pockets
Shirt Cotton White
With or without collars and pocket
Wear official name tag
Tie OPTIONAL OPTIONAL

Hat OPTIONAL Dark

Socks OPTIONAL Black/Brown

Shoes OPTIONAL Black/Brown

Dark jacket, breeches and hat, brown or black stockings, white shirt.
Georgia
  Jacket OPTIONAL Gray

Knickers OPTIONAL Gray

Shirt OPTIONAL White

Tie OPTIONAL OPTIONAL

Hat OPTIONAL OPTIONAL

Socks OPTIONAL Black/Gray

Shoes OPTIONAL Black

Gray jacket and breeches, white shirt, gray or black stockings.
Illinois
  Jacket
Black Nehru Wear official name tag
Sweater
Black

Knickers
Black

Shirt
White
Wear official name tag
Tie
Lavender

Hat
Black

Socks
Black Above knee
Shoes
Black

Black or gray breeches, short or long sleeve white dress shirt with collar, short lavender cloth tie, untapered, contact State Captain for your free official tie(s), black or dark gray Greek fisherman’s, Fiddler or patrol/field/scout/mosh/cadet type hat, medium gray stockings (lighter than breeches), black shoes.
Indiana
  Jacket
Blue

Knickers
Blue

Shirt
White

Socks
Blue Above knee
Shoes
Black

Blue breeches, jacket and stockings, white shirt, red tie, black shoes, blue cap.
Kansas
  Gray breeches, white or off-white shirt, or maroon to match stockings, black cap.
 
Kentucky
  Black breeches, white shirt, red string tie (Colonel Sanders style), black shoes, stockings and Greek fisherman’s hat.
 
Maine
  Jacket        
Sweater        
Breeches   Gray    
Shirt   Light blue    
Tie   Red    
Hat   Black Greek Fishermen’s  
Socks   Black    
Shoes   Black    
Gray breeches, light blue shirt, red tie, black shoes, stockings and Greek fisherman’s hat.
Maryland
  Sweater Wool Dark Brown Long/short sleeves
Knickers Corduroy Dark Brown Above knee
Shirt 65% Polyester
35% Cotton
White Long/short sleeves
Tie Polyester/Cotton Red Bow tie
Hat Felt Dark Brown Greek fisherman
Socks Polyester Dark Brown Above knee
Shoes
Brown

See Potomac

Brown breeches, stockings and hat, white shirt and red tie.

Massachusetts
  Jacket
Seal Brown
4 button sport jacket
Sweater
Off White
 
Knickers
Seal Brown
3 buttons on cuff
Shirt
Off White Dress shirt  
Tie
Maroon Short "V" point Boys tie
Hat
Dark Brown Greek fisherman or small bill bicycle style
Socks
Dark Brown Above knee
Shoes
Brown

Brown jacket, breeches, stockings and cap, white shirt and maroon tie.
Michigan
  Jacket


 

Breeches
Navy
Wear Red Suspenders
 Shirt
White Long Sleeve Wear official name tag
Tie

Red

Short
Hat

Navy Blue

Greek fisherman
Socks

Black

Above knee
Shoes

Black



Ladies to dress in period of their cycle.
Navy blue breeches, jacket and hat, black stockings and shoes, red tie, white shirt.
Minnesota
  Jacket Cotton /wool Black

Knickers Cotton Black Short/long sleeves Epaulets on shoulders
Shirt Cotton White    
Tie Cotton Black Men's Regular men's tie
Hat
Black Greek fisherman
Socks Cotton Black Above knee
Shoes
Black

Black jacket, breeches, stockings, cap, tie, coat and shoes, white shirt with epaulets on shoulders. All accessories gold.
MISSOURI
  Jacket        
Sweater        
Breeches   Black/Brown    
Shirt   White    
Tie   Red    
Hat        
Socks   Black    
Shoes   Black    
White shirt, red tie, black/brown breeches, stockings and shoes.
Montana
  Currently no uniform designated.
Nebraska
  Knickers Corduroy Black
3 small Wheelmen buttons at knee
Shirt
White
 
Tie
Red
Bow tie with tails
Hat
Black

Socks
Gray

Shoes
Black

Black breeches and hat, white shirt, red tie, gray stockings.
Nevada
  Currently no uniform designated.
New Hampshire
  Jacket Nylon with lining Navy Windbreaker With gold WHEELMEN lettering
Knickers Corduroy/Polyester Navy   3 small Wheelmen buttons on each leg
Shirt Cotton/blend White   Wear name tag
Tie Cotton/Polyester Navy/Gold Stripe Obtain from State Captain  
Hat Wool Navy/Black Greek fisherman 1 small Wheelmen button on each side
Socks Cotton/Wool Black Above knee or thighs  
Shoes   Black    
Navy jacket, breeches and cap with Wheelmen button on each side. White shirt, navy/gold stripe tie, black stockings navy nylon windbreaker jacket, black shoes.
New Jersey
  Sweater   Navy Blue    
Knickers   Navy Blue    
Shirt   White    
Tie   Gold    
Hat   Navy Blue    
Socks   Navy Blue Above knee  
Shoes   Black or Brown    
Dark navy blue breeches, dark navy blue or black stockings, white shirt, dark navy blue cap, black shoes, gold bow tie.
New York
  Jacket Corduroy/Wool Dark Blue    
Sweater   Dark Blue Optional  
Knickers Corduroy/Wool Medium Gray    
Shirt Cotton Light Blue Short sleeve  
Tie 1" Ribbon Red String tie Gross Grain
Hat Cotton/Wool Black Greek fisherman or "Pill Box"  
Socks Cotton/synthetic Dark Blue Above knee  
Shoes Leather Black Bicycle tie Thin sole
Medium gray breeches, light blue shirt, dark blue stockings, sweater and coat. Black cap pill box or Greek fisherman’s style hat. Blue tie and black shoes.
Ohio
  Jacket Corduroy/woven Dark Brown Norfolk Wheelmen buttons
Sweater   Dark Brown   Cardigan or turtleneck under shirt
Knickers Corduroy/woven Dark Brown   3 Wheelmen buttons on each side of leg
Shirt Cotton White Long sleeve Wear official name tag
Tie   Red   Suspenders may be worn – brown or red
Hat   Dark Brown Greek fisherman With club pin in center and Wheelmen button on each side
Socks Cotton/Wool Brown Above knee  
Shoes Leather Brown or Black Plain toe, low cut  
Ladies to dress in period of their cycle.
Dark brown breeches and cap with club pin, or pith helmet, and white shirt. Brown stockings, red tie, brown shoes and dark brown jacket and sweater.
Oregon
   Currently no uniform designated
Pennsylvania
  Jacket Corduroy Navy Blue
Manufactured by Levi
Sweater   Navy Blue
 
Knickers Corduroy/Cotton Navy Blue
 
Shirt Cotton Light Blue / Light Yellow Dress shirt  
Tie Cotton Navy Blue Western  
Socks OPTIONAL Navy Blue / Light Gray Above knee  
Shoes OPTIONAL Black
 
Navy blue corduroy jacket (wear official name tag), navy blue sweater (wear official name tag), navy blue cotton or corduroy knickers, light yellow or light blue dress shirt (wear official name tag), blue cotton tie (western), light blue or light gray socks, black shoes, navy blue or black Greek fisherman’s hat.
Potomac (Maryland, Virginia, and Washington DC)
  Jacket Corduroy Dark Brown OPTIONAL  
Knickers Corduroy Dark Brown
 
Shirt Cotton Narrow Brown Stripes Oxford Short sleeve from L.L.Bean catalog
Tie Cotton Dark Brown
 
Hat Cotton Brown Greek fisherman (or as Capitol City Bicycle Club – White)
Socks Cotton/Nylon Black or Brown Above knee  
Shoes Leather Black or Brown
 

Maryland: Brown breeches, stockings and hat, white shirt and red tie.

Virginia & Wash. DC: Dark brown breeches, jacket and tie, short sleeve oxford shirt with narrow brown stripes, brown or black stockings, brown hat.

Rhode Island
  Jacket Corduroy Dark Green
 
Sweater   Dark Green or White
 
Knickers Corduroy Dark Green
 
Shirt   White Dress shirt  
Hat   Dark Green Greek fisherman  
Socks Wool Dark Green or White Above knee  
Shoes   Black
 
Dark green corduroy breeches and jacket, white dress shirt, dark green or white stockings, dark green Greek fisherman’s cap, black shoes.
Texas
  Knickers Cotton Navy Blue    
Shirt or   White   Name Tags and Texas Pin
OPTIONAL Rugby Shirt Blue and Yellow    
Tie 1" Ribbon Red    
Socks   Navy Blue or Black    
Shoes   Black    
Blue breeches, white shirt, red tie, navy blue or black stockings, blue jacket, blue cap or pith helmet.
Vermont
  Jacket      
Sweater       Wear official name tag, state pin & shoulder patch
Knickers   Dark Blue    
Shirt   White    
Tie   Royal Purple  
Hat     Greek fisherman  
Socks   Dark Blue or Black Above knee  
Shoes   Black    
Navy breeches, white shirt, purple tie, purple vest optional, black or navy stockings and Greek fisherman’s hat.
Virginia
  See Potomac
WASHINGTON
  Jacket Wool Forest Green Herringbone Tweed  
Sweater        
Breeches Wool Forest Green Herringbone Tweed Brown leather belt
Shirt Wool or cotton Cream or white Riley collar  
Tie Wool Forest Green Herringbone Tweed Short, 4-in-hand knot
Hat Wool w/ leather brim Forest Green Herringbone Tweed Patrol cap style
Socks Wool blend Olive green   Lighter color than breeches
Shoes Leather Brown Low-cut,lace-up, thin sole  
Gloves Leather Brown Gauntlet  
Washington DC
  See Potomac
Wisconsin
  Jacket   Charcoal Gray  
Sweater   Charcoal Gray    
Knickers   Charcoal Gray    
Shirt Cotton/Polyester White Short/Long sleeve  
Tie   Maroon    
Hat   Charcoal Gray    
Socks   Maroon Above knee  
Shoes   Black    
Charcoal gray breeches, cap, coat and sweater. White shirt, maroon tie and stockings, and black shoes.
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