Kids get coaching on fundamentals of riding bikes safely and legally in the road through fun games, challenges and riding adventures.
Identify hazards & avoid crashes
Where & how to legally ride
Control bikes with ease
Basics of bike gears
Locking, helmet fit & basic maintenance
Use hand signals to communicate with traffic
Become confident & respectful road citizens
Lots or riding around the island!
* Parent and camper must attend a free Urban Cycling Part 1 indoor 2 hr. class from Bike East Bay classroom workshop to attend camp.
Street Skills 2 is available to kids in 6th -9th grade who have successfully completed Street Skills 1. Advanced skills taught and practiced are:
Independent road riding
Right of way at four way stops and yielding to traffic on left turns
Changing a flat tire
Using all the bike gears
Taking bikes on public transportation
A day of riding off the island
Using bike maps to navigate challenge clue locations in the Alameda Amazing Race
Street Skills graduates who have learned and demonstrated safe riding skills, take off to new and exciting bike riding adventures. We will head out on different parts of the Bay Area to stretch our bike skills including riding some hills, using public transportation and enjoying new areas to explore!