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Safe Cycling Thunder Bay

Cycling courses for all ages and abilities!

Courses

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Safe Cycling Thunder Bay offers courses for all ages and abilities.

From youth bike rodeos to adult learn-to-ride, skill level is no barrier.

Courses range from a 1-hour lunch and learn course to an 18-hour intensive skills seminar.


Upcoming courses

 

Community Discovery Ride (introductory)

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Learn to ride, individual, family, or neighbourhood course (introductory) Offered upon request.

Kids' group course (introductory) Offered upon request.

Workplace (introductory or intermediate) Offered upon request.

Commuter (introductory or intermediate)

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55+ (introductory or intermediate)

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Women's (intermediate)

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Other (any level) Available upon request.

CAN-BIKE 2: Advanced Cycling Skills (prerequisite to Instructors' Workshop)

Instructor Workshop 

The next round of instructor training will take place in spring 2017. Contact Caroline if you are interested in getting involved.

 

What You'll Learn

This table shows you some of the skills learned at each level. 

 

 

Introductory    Intermediate  Advanced
Classroom
Helmet Fit
Bike Mechanics
Bike Fit
Cycling Laws
Riding Techniques
Fixing a Flat
Lane Positioning
Traffic Flow
Parking Lot
Coasting/Balance
Pedaling/Steering
Gear Selection
Straight Line Riding
Shoulder Check
Signalling
Emergency Stop
Quick Turns
On-Road
Residential Streets
Group Riding
Entering the Roadway
Right-of-Way
Intersections
Multiple Lane Changes
Rural Riding
Heavy Traffic


Our certified instructors are also happy to answer any additional cycling questions.

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