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Bike New York - Bike Skills 201: Bike Handling Skills

Sunday, August 19, 2018

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.

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This is a 3-hour, on-bike class for adults and mature teens who have recently learned how to ride a bike or who want to improve their core cycling skills. 

You’ll learn how to adjust your helmet for a safe, comfortable fit, choose an appropriately-sized bike, adjust the seat, perform a simple mechanical inspection to ensure the bike is road-ready, start and stop with confidence, shift gears, scan and signal, and navigate around common road hazards. 

For more information about this class, please email classes@bike.nyc.

Class Details

  • Class Duration: 3 hours
  • Class Size: 20-25 adults and mature teens
  • Equipment: Bicycles and helmets provided to those who register online for the class*.

Registration Policy: Advance registration is preferred; walk-up students are accepted as space allows.

*Anyone who chooses to bring their own bicycle must ensure that the bicycle fits and is in good working order (i.e. wheels spin freely, brakes function).

Location

Traffic-free Community Bicycle Education Center in Inwood Hill Park
Between the baseball and soccer fields
Manhattan
Directions to this location
Location Details:
Enter on the path where Dyckman Street intersects with La Marina Restaurant.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Bike New York

Contact Number

(212) 870-2111

Contact Email

classes@bike.nyc

Categories

Education, Sports

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