Young boy and mother with bike
when
Next session on 22nd January 2022 at 10:45am
Price
£3 per child and accompanying adult | £5 per solo adult | Carers FREE

This session is for children and adults who are learning to ride. All ages are welcome as it’s never to late to learn. It can also be a great opportunity for parents and children to learn about the joy of cycling together.

If you are a family with mixed ability cyclists, the track is reserved for learners but other family members are welcome to cycle sensibly around the site (we cannot supervise this and you accept responsibility for your child).

Everyone has a different experience when learning to ride, some will take to it quickly and some will take a few sessions to find their wheels.

About the session

  • A session for children or adults of any age and their parents/carers/guardians to learn about two wheel cycling.
  • Children learn to ride without stabilisers, from finding their balance to to taking your first pedal stroke.
  • Parents/carers/guardians support riders with instruction from our Bikeability team.
  • Once new riders can pedal independently and complete a lap of our track, we recommend attending our Family Cycling sessions to develop further skills such as starting and stopping, cycling in a straight line, etc.
We are unable to provide 1-1 training, but the friendly instructors will dip in and out and give you basic advice and techniques, so that you can support your child to learn to cycle without stabilisers.

How to book

To register your interest in an upcoming cycle training session, click on the ‘Register your interest’ button below. This will link to our SurveyMonkey form to take your details.

Your booking will only be confirmed once you have received an e-mail from us, which can take up to 2 days.

Due to COVID we are unable to allow people to turn up and cycle without registering in advanced.

Upcoming sessions

  • Learn to Ride

    Event starting on 22nd January 2022 at 10:45am until 11:30am Learn to ride
  • Learn to Ride

    Event starting on 22nd January 2022 at 1:15pm until 2:00pm Learn to ride
  • Learn to Ride

    Event starting on 22nd January 2022 at 3:15pm until 4:00pm Learn to ride

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