Ride Easy Bike Skills
August 22, 2017
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Ride Easy Bike Skills sessions
Want to ride your bike more but lost on where to start, or want to improve your existing skills and confidence?
Sign up for Ride Easy: four practical workshops – social, supportive, fun!
You’ll learn strategies for riding safely on the road, managing intersections and roundabouts, plus how to choose low-stress routes, how to carry stuff, and much more. Be quick – the course starts Thursday 24 August. Limited places (course now open to general community, all welcome!)
Weekly sessions on Thursdays, 9.30am – 12pm from 24 August to 14 September 2017. Starts from the La Trobe University Bendigo bike hub.
– Session 1 – Thursday 24 August – Basic handling skills and using gears
– Session 2 – Thursday 31 August – Skills for riding in traffic part 1
– Session 3 – Thursday 7 September – Skills for riding in traffic part 2
– Session 4 – Thursday 14 September – Puncture repair and basic maintenance
Contact Nicola to register: email@example.com / 0438 578 835
It was at uni that I became passionate about getting around on two wheels – and I’ve never stopped! My short rides to uni extended to riding around town, round the country and, eventually, round (bits of) the world. I love the freedom, the environmental, social and health benefits – and not paying for parking or petrol! Over the years, I’ve worked in a bike shop, edited a bike magazine, written Lonely Planet cycling guidebooks and taught workshops. I still ride for transport as much as I can (with or without my three children), and for fun and fitness with a social road-riding bunch.