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2 April @ 10:00 – 12:00
This beginner’s cycling course, running for 3 weeks, is aimed at individuals new to cycling, those that haven’t been on a bike for a while or for individuals looking to build confidence in certain aspects of their cycling or maintenance. Our instructor is on hand to tailor the session to your needs. You can choose to register for one or all three of them, the choice is yours. Places are limited so please register now to avoid disappointment. Participants should bring their own bike with them to use, but if they don’t have their own have a few bikes we are able to loan out. Please let us know in advance if you need one.
On Bike Skills – 19th March between 10:00am and 12:00pm
In a safe environment away from traffic and obstacles learn how to go on a bike, use gears correctly, use your brakes with confidence, and steer with ease amongst many other bike skills.
Basic Bike Maintenance – 26th March between 10:00am and 12:00pm
Learn how to take the back wheel off, fix a puncture, perform a simple bike check, and perform many other maintenance skills.
Maintenance/Led Cycle – 2nd April between 10:00am and 12:00pm
A brief session on essential maintenance followed by a leisurely cycle in the nearby area.
This course is aimed at those over 8 years old and anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. We also strongly advise that all attendees wear a helmet when cycling for their own safety and try to wear high-visibility clothing. If you haven’t already, please ensure you sign up with Beith Trust before you attend this event and complete the safety confirmation form. Happy cycling!