Give your city cycling confidence a boost with this instructional group ride.
What to expect
We will gather at Midtown MARTA 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.
- Experience and discuss the Pop-Up Bike lane on 10th Street from Myrtle to Juniper Streets
How to prepare
Please bring a bicycle in good repair that fits you and a helmet. Class starts at or near a Relay bike share station 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.
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.
41 NE Tenth St
Atlanta, GA 30309
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