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Train Your Bike: Waltham MA – September 2019

September 21, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

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One event on September 21, 2019 at 9:00 AM

- $45
waltham cyclingsavvy class

Train Your Bike – Bike Handling Skills

In three short hours, you will learn to command your bike with precision and confidence.

Train Your Bike – Saturday, September 21 at 9 AM – Noon at MacArthur School. Rain date: Sunday, September 22.

Pizzi Farms deli and ice-cream stand is just across the street if you would like to have lunch following the session.

In this session we teach essential techniques for handling your bike easily and efficiently. The session is conducted in a parking lot. It offers a progressive series of group activities and individual coaching to build skills from simple balance and shifting gears to avoiding hazards.

Drills include:

  • Start/Stop, Power Pedal & Balance Stop
  • Snail Race, Slow-speed Balance
  • Drag-race, Gears & Acceleration
  • Ride Straight, One-handed
  • Shoulder Check
  • Object-avoidance Handling, Weave, Snap
  • Turning: Slow-speed Tight Turns, High-speed cornering, Emergency Snap-turn
  • Emergency Braking

The ticket below is for a single session. If you want to take the full course, purchase your ticket on the 3-Part Course listing:


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MacArthur School
494 Lincoln Street
Waltham, MA 02451 United States
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