Smart Cycling Course

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01/19/2018 5:30 PM - 01/20/2018 4:00 PM
Career Resource Department
Address: 2727 F St. Bakersfield, CA 93301


Ready to start commuting but don’t know how to navigate traffic? Want to know how to ride safely? Sign up for our Smart Cycling Traffic Skills class. As part of our educational programs, our program director Jack Becker is leading a two-day Smart Cycling Course on Jan. 19-20.

This call is free for Bike Bakersfield Members. If you are not a member, you can sign up for the class and we will contact you about becoming a member for $25.

Class Schedule

Friday 5:30-8:30 pm (no bike needed)
Classroom presentation

Saturday 9 am-4 pm (bike needed)
Parking lot drills from 9 am-12 pm
Lunch Break from 12-1 pm
Road ride and test from 1-4 pm

You will need to have a fully functional bike and a helmet to participate. If you need help with your bike or obtaining a helmet, make arrangements with Bike Bakersfield before the event by calling 661-321-9247 or sending a email to info@bikebakersfield.org.

Related upcoming events

  • 03/02/2018 6:00 PM - 03/02/2018 8:00 PM

    Bike Bakersfield is hosting the third bike maintenance workshop in the Grease & Gears for Girls series dedicated to helping women feel empowered to ride on March 2, from 6-8 p.m.

    This workshop will focus on three main areas:

    1. Fixing a flat and bike cleaning
    2. Adjusting brakes and shifting
    3. Truing wheels and adjusting bearings

    Bring your bike or work on one of ours. Light snacks and appetizers will be provided, including wine for those over 21 (must have ID).

  • 03/02/2018 6:00 PM - 03/02/2018 8:00 PM

    Bike Bakersfield is hosting the second bike maintenance workshop in the Grease & Gears for Girls series dedicated to helping women feel empowered to ride on Feb. 2, from 6-8 p.m.

    This workshop will focus on three main areas:

    1. fixing a flat and bike cleaning
    2. adjusting brakes and shifting
    3. truing wheels and adjusting bearings

    Bring your bike or work on one of ours. Light snacks and appetizers will be provided, including wine for those over 21 (must have ID).

     

  • 03/10/2018 10:00 AM - 03/10/2018 2:00 PM

    We are open on Second Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm! Stop in for a tune up and let’s ride around downtown. We will be hosting a quick safety tips lesson before heading out on our ride to the other Secondary Saturday festivities at 11 am.

  • 03/23/2018 4:00 PM - 03/24/2018 7:00 PM

    Ready to start commuting but don’t know how to navigate traffic? Want to know how to ride safely? Sign up for our Smart Cycling Traffic Skills class.

    As part of our educational programs, our Executive Director and League Cycling Instructor Jack Becker is leading a two-day Smart Cycling Course on March 23rd and 24th.

    *This class is free for Bike Bakersfield Members. If you are not a member, you can sign up for the class and we will contact you about becoming a member for $25.
    *Students MUST complete both sessions in one weekend, and must also complete an assessment test before receiving their certification.

    Friday 4-7PM for in-class workshop
    > 100 Tulare Street, Bakersfield 93305
    (Prevention and Community Partnership Building in the large conference room)

    Saturday 9 am-2 pm (helmet and bike required)
    > 2727 F. Street, Bakersfield 93306 (KHSD Career Resource Department)

    You will need to have a fully functional bike and a helmet to participate. If you need help with your bike or obtaining a helmet, make arrangements with Bike Bakersfield before the event.

  • 04/06/2018 6:00 PM - 04/06/2018 8:00 PM

    Bike Bakersfield is hosting the fourth bike maintenance workshop in the Grease & Gears for Girls series dedicated to helping women feel empowered to ride on April 6, from 6-8 p.m.

    This workshop will focus on three main areas:

    1. Fixing a flat and bike cleaning
    2. Adjusting brakes and shifting
    3. Truing wheels and adjusting bearings

    Bring your bike or work on one of ours. Light snacks and appetizers will be provided, including wine for those over 21 (must have ID).

  • 04/20/2018 4:00 PM - 04/21/2018 7:00 PM

    Ready to start commuting but don’t know how to navigate traffic? Want to know how to ride safely? Sign up for our Smart Cycling Traffic Skills class.

    As part of our educational programs, our Executive Director and League Cycling Instructor Jack Becker is leading a two-day Smart Cycling Course on April 20-21.

    *This class is free for Bike Bakersfield Members. If you are not a member, you can sign up for the class and we will contact you about becoming a member for $25.
    *Students MUST complete both sessions in one weekend, and must also complete an assessment test before receiving their certification.

    Friday 4-7PM for in-class workshop
    > 100 Tulare Street, Bakersfield 93305
    (Prevention and Community Partnership Building in the large conference room)

    Saturday 9 am-2 pm (helmet and bike required)
    > 2727 F. Street, Bakersfield 93306 (KHSD Career Resource Department)

    You will need to have a fully functional bike and a helmet to participate. If you need help with your bike or obtaining a helmet, make arrangements with Bike Bakersfield before the event.

  • 05/04/2018 6:00 PM - 05/04/2018 8:00 PM

    Bike Bakersfield is hosting the fifth bike maintenance workshop in the Grease & Gears for Girls series dedicated to helping women feel empowered to ride on May 4, from 6-8 p.m.

    This workshop will focus on three main areas:

    1. Fixing a flat and bike cleaning
    2. Adjusting brakes and shifting
    3. Truing wheels and adjusting bearings

    Bring your bike or work on one of ours. Light snacks and appetizers will be provided, including wine for those over 21 (must have ID).

  • 05/11/2018 4:00 PM - 05/12/2018 7:00 PM

    Ready to start commuting but don’t know how to navigate traffic? Want to know how to ride safely? Sign up for our Smart Cycling Traffic Skills class.

    As part of our educational programs, our Executive Director and League Cycling Instructor Jack Becker is leading a two-day Smart Cycling Course on May 11-12.

    *This class is free for Bike Bakersfield Members. If you are not a member, you can sign up for the class and we will contact you about becoming a member for $25.
    *Students MUST complete both sessions in one weekend, and must also complete an assessment test before receiving their certification.

    Friday 4-7PM for in-class workshop
    > 100 Tulare Street, Bakersfield 93305
    (Prevention and Community Partnership Building in the large conference room)

    Saturday 9 am-2 pm (helmet and bike required)
    > 2727 F. Street, Bakersfield 93306 (KHSD Career Resource Department)

    You will need to have a fully functional bike and a helmet to participate. If you need help with your bike or obtaining a helmet, make arrangements with Bike Bakersfield before the event.