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Train Your Bike: Charlotte, NC – May 4, 2019

May 4, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT

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Train Your Bike – Bike Handling Skills

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

2-5 pm PM Saturday, May 4, 2019, at 1510 East 7th Street, Charlotte (parking lot, St. Martin’s Episcopal Church)

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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St. Martin’s Episcopal Church
1510 E 7th St
Charlotte, NC 28204 United States
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