Urban Cycling 101: A Two-Part Class for Adults and Teens
This two-part series starts with a two-hour "Day 1" indoor class, then continues with an optional 5.5-hour "Day 2" on-the-road class.
Register for both classes run by Bike East Bay at https://bikeeastbay.org/UC101.
Completion of the Day 1 workshop is a requirement for participation in the Day 2 Road Class.
Day 1: Classroom Workshop
September 24, 2017 1:30pm- 3:30pm Dublin Library Meeting Room, 200 Civic Plaza, Dublin Learn basic rules of the road, how to equip your bicycle, fit your helmet, take a bike on transit, and avoid crashes by riding predictably, visibly, and communicating with other road users by your actions and signals. No bike required.
Day 2: Road Class
NOTE: The second class originally scheduled for Sunday, October 15, has been changed to Sunday, October 22, 1:00 - 6:30 p.m., due to the poor air quality caused by the North Bay fires. Location: Dublin Library Meeting Room, 200 Civic Plaza, Dublin Join us for a half day of bike riding! We’ll cover on-road, on-your-bike practice sessions, working in small groups with the certified instructors to improve your handling skills, learn crash-avoidance maneuvers, and ability to bike confidently on any street. A functional bike and helmet is required, drinks and snacks provided.
Bike Education & Safety
Bicycling is fun and healthy way to enjoy the sights of Dublin. Before venturing out on bike, however, it is important for cyclists to learn how to bicycle safely. There are several steps cyclists can take to help avoid injuries - in some situations it is required bylaw. Make sure that you are "road ready" by exploring the general bike safety and education resources below.