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Back on the Bike (Multiple Part Class!) (3/4)

July 17th, 2018 6:00pm at Senior Center

NOTE: PARTICIPANT REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS DONE THROUGH THE CITY OF FORT COLLINS RECREATOR. VISIT https://www.fcgov.com/recreator/ OR CALL 970-221-6644 TO REGISTER AND REFERENCE ACTIVITY NUMBER 307401-01. Each session in this series is designed to re-familiarize you with bicycling gear and build your confidence both on and off the bike. Learn how to conduct bike safety checks, properly fit helmets, practice basic bike handling skills and safely navigate key bicycle infrastructure. The series will end with a comfortable, fun ride on local bike trails and city streets. Note: Bikes and helmets required, but can be provided if needed. Call 970-221-6987 to request.


Back on the Bike (Multiple Part Class!) (4/4)

July 19th, 2018 6:00pm at Senior Center

NOTE: PARTICIPANT REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS DONE THROUGH THE CITY OF FORT COLLINS RECREATOR. VISIT https://www.fcgov.com/recreator/ OR CALL 970-221-6644 TO REGISTER AND REFERENCE ACTIVITY NUMBER 307401-01. Each session in this series is designed to re-familiarize you with bicycling gear and build your confidence both on and off the bike. Learn how to conduct bike safety checks, properly fit helmets, practice basic bike handling skills and safely navigate key bicycle infrastructure. The series will end with a comfortable, fun ride on local bike trails and city streets. Note: Bikes and helmets required, but can be provided if needed. Call 970-221-6987 to request.


Adult Learn to Ride (2/4)

July 21st, 2018 8:30am at Senior Center

NOTE: REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS DONE THROUGH THE CITY OF FORT COLLINS RECREATOR. VISIT https://www.fcgov.com/recreator/ AND SEARCH FOR ACTIVITY NUMBER 307416-02. Regardless of your age, it's not too late to learn to ride a bicycle. Using a safe, easy, and effective method, students learn to balance, pedal, start, stop, steer, and how to properly fit and wear a helmet. Note: Bikes and helmets provided if you are unable to bring your own. Call 970.221.6987 to request a bike and/or helmet.


Adult Learn to Ride (2/4)

July 21st, 2018 8:30am at Senior Center

NOTE: REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS DONE THROUGH THE CITY OF FORT COLLINS RECREATOR. VISIT https://www.fcgov.com/recreator/ AND SEARCH FOR ACTIVITY NUMBER 307416-02. Regardless of your age, it's not too late to learn to ride a bicycle. Using a safe, easy, and effective method, students learn to balance, pedal, start, stop, steer, and how to properly fit and wear a helmet. Note: Bikes and helmets provided if you are unable to bring your own. Call 970.221.6987 to request a bike and/or helmet.


Bicycle Traffic Citation Class

July 27th, 2018 8:30am at 281 North College

The FC Bikes Bicycle Ambassador Program (BAP) is the education branch of the City of Fort Collins’ FC Bikes Program. In partnership with the City of Fort Collins Municipal Court, BAP offers a Bicycle Traffic Citation Course for individuals who have received citations related to cycling. In the Bicycle Traffic Citation Course cyclists and motorists alike learn about laws for cyclists, laws for motorists as they relate to cyclists, tips for safe cycling and how to share the road to make it safe for everyone. NOTE: REGISTRATION CLOSES 24 HOURS BEFORE THE START OF THE CLASS. YOU MUST REGISTER BEFORE THAT TIME.


Adult Learn to Ride (3/4)

July 28th, 2018 8:30am at Senior Center

NOTE: REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS DONE THROUGH THE CITY OF FORT COLLINS RECREATOR. VISIT https://www.fcgov.com/recreator/ AND SEARCH FOR ACTIVITY NUMBER 307416-02. Regardless of your age, it's not too late to learn to ride a bicycle. Using a safe, easy, and effective method, students learn to balance, pedal, start, stop, steer, and how to properly fit and wear a helmet. Note: Bikes and helmets provided if you are unable to bring your own. Call 970.221.6987 to request a bike and/or helmet.


Adult Learn to Ride (3/4)

July 28th, 2018 8:30am at Senior Center

NOTE: REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS DONE THROUGH THE CITY OF FORT COLLINS RECREATOR. VISIT https://www.fcgov.com/recreator/ AND SEARCH FOR ACTIVITY NUMBER 307416-02. Regardless of your age, it's not too late to learn to ride a bicycle. Using a safe, easy, and effective method, students learn to balance, pedal, start, stop, steer, and how to properly fit and wear a helmet. Note: Bikes and helmets provided if you are unable to bring your own. Call 970.221.6987 to request a bike and/or helmet.


Smart Cycling: Road Rules

August 2nd, 2018 5:30pm at Senior Center

Learn how to ride safely and legally in traffic or on trails. Discuss rules of the road related to cycling, how to conduct bicycle safety checks and how to fit and wear a helmet. Note: this is a lecture style class. Bikes not required. Note: Class will take place in the Lupine Room at the Senior Center.


Adult Learn to Ride (4/4)

August 4th, 2018 8:30am at Senior Center

NOTE: REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS DONE THROUGH THE CITY OF FORT COLLINS RECREATOR. VISIT https://www.fcgov.com/recreator/ AND SEARCH FOR ACTIVITY NUMBER 307416-02. Regardless of your age, it's not too late to learn to ride a bicycle. Using a safe, easy, and effective method, students learn to balance, pedal, start, stop, steer, and how to properly fit and wear a helmet. Note: Bikes and helmets provided if you are unable to bring your own. Call 970.221.6987 to request a bike and/or helmet.


Adult Learn to Ride (4/4)

August 4th, 2018 8:30am at Senior Center

NOTE: REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS DONE THROUGH THE CITY OF FORT COLLINS RECREATOR. VISIT https://www.fcgov.com/recreator/ AND SEARCH FOR ACTIVITY NUMBER 307416-02. Regardless of your age, it's not too late to learn to ride a bicycle. Using a safe, easy, and effective method, students learn to balance, pedal, start, stop, steer, and how to properly fit and wear a helmet. Note: Bikes and helmets provided if you are unable to bring your own. Call 970.221.6987 to request a bike and/or helmet.


Smart Cycling: Road Skills

August 9th, 2018 4:00pm at Walk and Wheel Skills Hub, 1600 W Drake Rd

Learn how to conduct bike safety checks and on-bike handling skills to build confidence for riding with traffic on trails and roads. Practice bicycle handling skills in a parking lot before utilizing those skills on a ride on city multi-use trails and streets. Note: Bicycles and helmets required and can be provided if needed. Contact 970-221-6987 to reserve.


Bicycle Friendly Driver

August 15th, 2018 3:30pm at 281 North College

Discuss traffic safety laws and responsibilities for both cyclists and motorists, shared responsibilities, and how to avoid crashes or conflicts. Earn a Bicycle Friendly Driver certification upon completion of the course.



June is Bike Month!

June is Bike Month!
 

Every June, Colorado celebrates Bike Month and here in Fort Collins, we love anything that highlights and promotes people who ride bicycles

Each year on the fourth Wednesday of June, FC Bikes hosts its signature Bike Month event: Bike to Work Day (BTWD). Fort Collins' Bike to Work Day is a biannual event to encourage people to bicycle for transportation, experience the benefits of riding a bike, highlight Fort Collins' extensive bike routes, and demonstrate that bicycling is an easy, fun and healthy means of traveling around the city.

Join us for Fort Collins' 31st annual Bike to Work Day on June 27, 2018 between 6:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m.!


Bike to Work Day 2018

Fort Collins' 31st Annual Bike to Work Day will be held Wednesday, June 27, 2018 from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Ride your to work (or anywhere) and stop by one of more than 50 free breakfast stations located all around Fort Collins. Check back for the 2018 Breakfast Station Map, which will be available here a week before the event. 

On your way home FROM work, swing by our Bike From Work gathering at Intersect Brewing, Co. From 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., we'll have live music, a food truck, and plenty of Bike to Work camaraderie. Stay tuned for more details. Intersect Brewing, Co. is located at 2160 W. Drake Rd. suite A1. The Hampshire Bikeway is a terrific and easy way to get there. 


May-September: National Bike Challenge

Bike Month is a great time to sign up for the National Bike Challenge. Join thousands of people across the nation as they log miles on their bicycles: it is a free and easy way to challenge yourself, colleagues and the greater community to ride more. Users compete on a local, state and national level.



Contact Us

FC Bikes Program Specialist
Nick Heimann
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970-416-2628

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