It's never too late to learn to bicycle! Instructors will work one-on-one to assist participants in learning the basics of balancing, starting, stopping and steering a bike, as well as proper helmet fit and adjustment. Most people learn to ride their bike while taking the class, but even if they don't, they will leave with tips to continue teaching themselves to ride. The first step will be balancing on your bicycle; instructors will first remove the pedals and lower the seat…Find out more »
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 for Smart City Cycling 1 here, and for Smart City Cycling 2 below. Topics covered include: How to…Find out more »
In this class, we'll go on a guided group ride to practice street-riding skills on increasingly high-volume streets. This class is the third in the Smart City Cycling sequence, and Smart City Cycling 2: Maneuvering (or our former class, Traffic Skills 101: On-Road Workshop) is a prerequisite. Skills covered in this class include: Taking the lane Changing lanes Left turns Lane Positioning and Signaling All participants MUST either bring a bike or rent a bike in advance. Bikes will not be available…Find out more »
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