Bike Rodeo

Develop and practice safe bike riding skills



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 On Saturday May 4th, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., the Julian Curtiss School will hold a Bike Rodeo. What’s a bike rodeo? It’s a fun course for bikers to develop and practice safe riding skills.

  • Tune up! Get your bike ready with local bike shop experts
  • Learn safety rules and get your helmet fit with Greenwich Police Silver Shield!
  • Health and Safety information from YMCA of Greenwich
  • Beginners learn to start and stop with Greenwich Safe Cycling
  • Scanning! Learn tips for safe cycling in traffic
  • Then try a challenge! The Rock Dodge
  • Advanced riders can try the demon driveway and the crazy crossroads!
  • Get certified as a safe cyclist!
  • Power up at the snack sale!

This event is free and open to the public. $5 suggested donation.

Created with support from: Julian Curtiss PTA Wellness Committe, Greenwich Safe Cycling, Greenwich Police Silver Shield, YMCA of Greenwich, local bike shops & “An Organizer’s Guide to BicycleRodeos,” 2005, @ Cornell.edu

For more information or to pre-register contact Deanna Novak deannanov@gmail.com or Jamie Cahill jamie_s_cahill@yahoo.com.

Julian Curtiss School

180 East Elm Street
Greenwich,CT
(203) 869-1896

 

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