The CyclingSavvy course greatly increases safety, confidence and enjoyment of cycling. The course includes classroom, parking-lot and on-street sessions. If you pay for all three, a discounted rate holds anywhere and anytime, though the on-street session must follow the others.
A testimonial from student Binbin Zhu, who took the course in Boston last year:
“It was such a wonderful experience to be at the cycling class. I came to understand that something “impossible” could become “possible” with skills learnt in a supportive community. Thank you all for helping me jumping out of my ‘comfort zone.'”
A course will be held on June 15 and 16 (Friday evening classroom session in downtown Portland, outdoor sessions Saturday in South Portland).
To find out more about the individual sessions, follow these links:
Classroom session (Friday evening)
Parking lot session (Saturday morning)
Street and path session (Saturday afternoon)
The outdoor sessions will be rescheduled in the event of rain.
John Brooking, CyclingSavvy Instructor in Portland, Maine, member and educator for the Bicycle Coalition of Maine, and founding member of the Westbrook Safe Mobility & Access Committee (WSMAC).
John Allen, CyclingSavvy Instructor in the Boston area, technical writer/editor, sheldonbrown.com, Member, Board of Directors, Charles River Wheelers and author of Bicycling Street Smarts.