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Ditch the Stabilisers & Learn to Ride – A Summer of Cycling…

12th July 2013

Bike North Birmingham is running a variety of fun and practical courses this Summer (2013) at Wyndley Leisure Centre (Sutton Coldfield) and Kingsbury School & Sports College (Erdington) to give children and young people the opportunity to develop their bike skills. Please download the full programme here

Ditch the Stabilisers – FREE Activity – Booking Is Essential
If you’re looking to get your child past the stabiliser phase, then this is the perfect course for them.

  • Wyndley Leisure Centre: Fri 2nd August, Fri 16th August FULLY BOOKED
  • Kingsbury School & Sports College Fri 23rd August
  • New sessions in response to demand at Wyndley Leisure Centre – Mon 29th July & Mon 12th August – 12.45 – 13.45 or 14.00 – 15.00

Times: 1 hour sessions from 9.30 – 10.30, 10.45 – 11.45, 12.45 – 13.45, 14.00 – 15.00
Minimum age: 4 years old
Description: Come along with your child and witness a key milestone in their development…
balancing and riding their bike without stabilisers for the first time! Muck in and get involved or just relax and watch as we help your child to ditch those stabilisers.
Requirements: Children must be accompanied by a parent/ guardian.

Learn to Ride – FREE Activity – Booking Is Essential

If you’re aged between 9 and 18 and can not ride a bike yet, you’re not alone!
We are providing these FREE sessions due to popular demand from young people who would like to learn to ride for the first time.

  •  Wyndley Leisure Centre: Mon 29th July, Mon 12th August
  • Kingsbury School & Sports College Mon 19th August

Times: 1 hour sessions , 12.45 – 13.45 & 14.00 – 15.00
Minimum age: 9 – 18 years old
Description: For young people who cannot yet ride a bike, we’ll give
you the confidence and skills to pedal away!

Mums and Dads! Would you also like to learn to ride a bike or just improve your confidence when cycling? Our Bike Everyone programme has FREE Learn to Ride sessions available for you too!

Check out: www.bikenorthbirmingham.org.uk for more information.

Cycling with Children Demos  – FREE Activity – No Need To Book

Find out more about your options when cycling with young children.

  • Wyndley Leisure Centre: Fri 2nd August & Fri 16th August
  • Kingsbury School & Sports College: Fri 23rd August

Times: Drop in any time between 9.30 and 12.30
Description: Come along to one of our drop-in sessions where we can show you a variety of child seats, bike trailers and ‘tag-alongs’. You can try out different options and find out about hiring our bikes and equipment. Have a chat with the Bike North Birmingham team who will be able to answer any queries you may have.

BOOKING ESSENTIAL FOR LEARN TO RIDE AND DITCH THE STABILISERS, please Call: Wyndley Leisure Centre: 0121 464 7741 / 7742 or Kingsbury School & Sports College: 0121 306 4874

All participants need to provide their own bike* and helmet for all courses and the Family Bike Ride.
*Except for Mountain Bike Courses

We’re also running a whole load of other activities and bike rides throughout the summer in Sutton Coldfield and Erdington. Check out our Facebook Page or visit www.bikenorthbirmingham.org.uk for more details.

Bike North Birmingham has lots of Summer Holiday Activities available, please download the full programme here

About the author

Esther works at Mums In The Know Head Office and has 2 gorgeous kids. When she has time off, Esther loves getting out into the country side and hiking or mountain biking with her whole family in tow. You might also find her volunteering at her local school.

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