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Smart City Cycling 2: Maneuvering

Saturday, July 20 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Free

This on-bike class will focus on the bike-handling skills you need to safely and confidently ride in urban traffic. The class will be conducted in a car-free space, and is the second in the Smart City Cycling sequence. Smart City Cycling 1: Classroom or Intro to Urban Bicycling is a prerequisite for this course. If you have not already taken it, you can register here.

Topics covered include:

  •  How to ride with one hand in order to signal
  •  Scanning over one’s shoulder while maintaining a straight line
  • Crash-avoidance maneuvers

This class will prepare you for Smart City Cycling 3: Road Practice, in which you will take your new skills out to streets.

A bicycle is required for this class, and a helmet is strongly recommended. There are a number of bike rental shops close to the class location if you need to rent a bike.

 

Please contact Eliana Marcus-Tyler (eliana@sfbike.org) with any questions about this program.

This project was made possible in part by Proposition K Sales Tax dollars provided by the San Francisco County Transportation Authority.

  

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