Bikers Day - Novice Cycling Workshop

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Learn the essentials of riding your bike safely on roads, get a free coffee and food

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Date:
Wednesday 07 September 2022 09:30 am until Wednesday 07 September 2022 12:00 pm (Add to calendar)
Contact:
Xiao Yan Li
sustainability@latrobe.edu.au
Presented by:
Cazz Clarke - Bike It Better Cycle Coaching
Type of Event:
Current Student: Undergraduate; Current Student: Postgraduate; Community Event; Health/wellbeing/lifestyle; Seminar/Workshop/Training; Sport
Cost:
$5

** DELAYED TO 7 SEPTEMBER**

Bike it Better will host a Novice Cycling Workshop - to promote sustainable transport using a bicycle to commute to La Trobe University.

You will learn:

  • Bike safety checks
  • Warm up and bike fit
  • Basic bike handling skills
  • Basic bike control skills
  • Intermediate bike skills: using gears, emergency stopping
  • Communication techniques: signalling, scanning
  • Traffic skills and discussion: positioning, merging in traffic, shared paths, bike lanes, dooring, tram tracks.

All participants will receive a TravelSmart Map for Darebin City Council and information on LTU's end of trip facilities (Bike sheds, lockers, showers).

All participants will receive a free coffee and lunch/breaky from Caffeine Cafe. Vouchers to be collected between 8am-1pm from the Sustainability Stand at the front of the Library.

PLEASE BRING YOUR ROADWORTHY BIKE AND HELMET.

The Agora will also have:

  • A 99 Bikes Preston stall
  • A 99 Bikes Mechanic to conduct Tune ups - Register for your  interest

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