Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Presents Smart Cycling

June 21, 2022 6:30 PM - June 25, 2022 12:30 PM

A Smart Cycling Group Riding class.

Registration Closed

BCP Smart Cycling Course will be led by George Yarnell, a League Certified Instructor.

The emphasis of this course will discuss bike safety, basic A-B-C’s of biking.  There will be instructions of rules of the road, rights and legal responsibilities, bike handling skills for navigating road hazards, and participating in a guided ride through the city.
There will be 3 sessions.  The first two sessions will be in a classroom at Gustine Recreational Center, 4700 Ridge Ave, Philadelphia, PA  from 6:30-8:30 PM on Tuesday, June 21 and Thursday, June 23.  The third session will meet at Lloyd Hall at 9 AM on 06/25/2022 to approximately 12:30 PM, which will be on the road through the park and beyond. We will practice essential biking skills in a safe place. At  the end of of the riding, there will be a quiz.  A Certificate from the League of American Cyclists will be given to participants are successful in completing the course.

The Smart Cycling Manual and Quick Guide will be distributed the attendees.  Your bike should be in good working order to allow us to practice essential biking skills and ride in traffic on roads.  The rain date for Saturday’s Ride will be Sunday, June 26.  

Please bring extra-tube and tools to repair a flat, sunscreen, water, and proper dress for weather conditions. A pen and notebook will help with taking notes.  A helmet is required for all biking activities.

Limited to 10 Philadelphia Bike Club Members.            Cost: $60



Gustine Recreational Center
4700 Ridge Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19129
United States

Offered by:

George Yarnell, LCI. Board Member of the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia
(215) 290-0825
Registration Closed

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