Bikeability

 

Bikeability is today’s cycle training programme. It’s like cycling proficiency, but better! It’s about gaining practical skills and understanding how to cycle on today’s roads. Bikeability gives everyone the skills and confidence for all kinds of cycling.

 

Or next courses take place between Tuesday 6th – Friday 9th August 2019, further details below;

 

🚴🏼‍♀️Level 1 Bikeability 🚴🏽‍♂️

⏰ 10am – 12pm

💷£16

📅 2 day course (6th – 7th August)

🎈7 – 9 year olds

🚴🏼‍♀️Level 2 Bikeability 🚴🏽‍♂️

⏰ 1pm – 3pm

💷£28

📅 4 day course (6th – 9th August)

🎈10+ year olds

Level 1 Bikeability

At Level 1 new riders learn to control and master their bikes in a space away from traffic such as a playground or closed car park. At Level 1 you can: prepare yourself and your bike for cycling, get on and off your bike without help, pedal and stop with control, pedal along use gears and avoid objects, look all around and behind, and control the bike.

Ideal for ages 7 - 9 year olds

Level 2 Bikeability

Level 2 takes place on local streets, giving trainees a real cycling experience. Trainees learn how to deal with traffic on short journeys such as cycling to school or the local shops. Trainees are usually trained in small groups – up to 6 trainees per instructor. At Level 2 you can: prepare for on-road cycling, start and finish an on-road journey, recognise typical hazards, let others know what you are about to do, know where to ride on the road, pass parked vehicles and side roads.

Ideal for 10 + year olds