Give your city cycling confidence a boost with this instructional group ride.
What to expect
We will gather promptly for a few quick drills then hit the city streets for an hour-long ride of four to five gentle miles. Once rolling, we’ll
- Take it slow, stay together, and practice our skills in a safe and supportive manner
- Experience Atlanta’s existing bicycle facilities, like two-directional protected and/or single-directional bike lanes and sharrows, and
- Learn to ride safely on streets without bike lanes by exercising our legal right to “take the lane”
- Explore how one can commute combining MARTA and bicycling.
How to prepare
Please bring a bicycle in good repair that fits you and a helmet. Class starts at or near the Relay bike share station at the corner of Peachtree/Auburn for those who do not have a bike. We strongly recommend you also bring We strongly recommend you also bring
- Sneakers or other appropriate closed-toed shoes
- Comfortable, appropriate clothing for being outside and active
- A friend or three!
Please arrive promptly so all participants can benefit from the full time allotted for this instructional experience. And, remember, after the ride, the movie Goonies is playing in Woodruff Park.
These free classes are provided with the support of the Georgia Governor's Office of Highway Safety.
Attendance at this or any class conducted by the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition indicates your agreement to the following liability waiver: Atlanta Bicycle Coalition Liability Waiver.
91 NW Peachtree St
Atlanta, GA 30303
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