Auckland Transport’s small but highly dedicated cycling promotion team is at it again, organising events and activities to get people cycling.
The first cycle cabs off the rank this time are a couple of courses and workshops on bike riding and maintenance skills:
Beginner Bike Training for Adults
If you are new to riding, haven’t been on a bike for a while, or lack confidence, this session is for you.
PARNELL: Wed 17 Oct 6pm – 8pm
HENDERSON: Wed 24 Oct 6pm – 8pm
PARNELL: Wed 7 Nov 6pm – 8pm
STANMORE BAY: Thu 8 Nov 6pm – 8pm
GLENFIELD: Tue 13 Nov 6pm – 8pm
NEW LYNN: Wed 14 Nov 6pm – 8pm
PAPAKURA: Wed 14 Nov 6pm – 8pm
TE ATATU: Sat 24 Nov 10am – 12pm
PAKURANGA: Mon 26 Nov 6pm – 8pm
TAKAPUNA: Thu 6 Dec 6pm – 8pm
Novice On-Road Training for Adults
This practical on-road session is for adults who can ride a bike in off-road environments, but want to learn the basics or be more comfortable riding on quieter roads.
PT ENGLAND: Sat 27 Oct 9am – 2pm approx.
PT ENGLAND: Sat 1 Dec 9am – 2pm approx.
OREWA: Sat 8 Dec 9am – 2pm approx.
The Basics of Bike Maintenance
This fun interactive workshop takes the mystery out of thebicycle and teaches you how to fix the dreaded flat tyre.
HENDERSON: Thu 18 Oct 6pm – 8pm
TAKAPUNA: Thu 1 Nov 6pm – 8pm
GLENFIELD: Tue 6 Nov 6pm – 8pm
PAPAKURA: Wed 7 Nov 6pm – 8pm
NEW LYNN: Wed 21 Nov 6pm – 8pm
PAKURANGA: Mon 19 Nov 6pm – 8pm
For more details, and other upcoming events, why don’t you head over to Cycling’s the GO!