Bike Skills 101
A 4-hour clinic that is the foundation of everything you need to learn on a bike. This clinic teaches old dogs new tricks, and newbies, the fundamentals. You’ll learn about balance and weight distribution, and how that affects your ability to ride your bike safely and confidently. You’ll learn skills like riding with no hands, emergency stops, and how to look behind you while holding your line, how to steer and counter steer. Contact the Education and Safety Committee firstname.lastname@example.org for questions. Cost is $55.
Register for Mar 12 2017 Class
Register for Apr 9 2017 Class
Bike Skills 201 - Climbing and Descending is a continuation of the 101 class. You will learn how to climb like a pro, including seated climbs, standing climbs, short climbs, steep climbs, extended climbs. And then you’ll learn how to come back down focusing on a fast straight descent as well as a technical “switchybacky” descent. Basic Skills 101 is a prerequisite. Cost is $55.
Register for May 13 2017 Class
Bike Skills 301 - Pacelines and Group Riding Skills “Wheelsucking” is an art! Group riding skills will help you ride longer, faster and farther. You will learn draft theory and basic pacelines, beginning with partner work and progressing to more complex group riding skills. Prerequisite is Basic Skills 101 Cost is $55.
Register for May 20 2017 Class
Cycling for Starters Classes
Next class begins April 21. See Club Calendar.
New to cycling or want to gain more skills and confidence on road? SCCCC provides the Cycling For Starters classes to help you learn the skills you need to confidently deal with traffic and handle your bike while building your fitness.
What do you need to participate in the Cycling for Starters class?
· a functioning bike with working brakes and good tires
· a bicycle helmet
· ability to ride at least 5 miles
· carry a spare tube, water, pocket snacks, money and an ID on training rides
· a 1 year SCCCC membership
To find out about upcoming classes contact our Education Director today!