Bike New York Summer School
Bike New York Summer School
Bike New York Summer School
Bike New York Summer School
Program

Summer Camp

Overview

This free program for summer camps offers campers a crash course in the mechanics of riding a bike, the rules of the road, best practices for riding in a group and on the streets, and–of course–the joy and freedom of biking.

Important Details

Duration: 2 hours

Locations: Van Cortlandt Park (the Bronx), Crotona Park (the Bronx), Jackie Robinson Park (Manhattan), East River Park (Manhattan) , Roosevelt Island , Randall’s Island, Flushing Meadows Corona Park (Queens), Linden Park (Brooklyn), & Fort Wadsworth (Staten Island)—another Brooklyn location TBA

Instructors: 2

Equipment: Bikes, helmets, and safety vests provided

Age Restrictions: Kids must be 10 years or older

Class Size: 10 – 15 kids (plus 1 – 2 counselors, whose attendance is required)

 

This program is only available to established summer camp programs. Individuals unaffiliated with a summer camp program may not request or join a session.

SYLLABUS

How to ride a bike

Basic bike-handling skills

Rules of the road

How to ride safely in a group and on city streets

Practice rides in NYC parks and on greenways

IS THIS PROGRAM RIGHT FOR YOUR CAMPERS?

Whether or not your campers know how to ride, our Summer Camp Program is a guaranteed hit. Once we get everyone on the saddle and rolling along smoothly, we’ll empower them with the confidence and know-how to safely navigate New York City’s parks, greenways, and bustling streets. They’ll gain a skill they’ll never forget, and a gift that keeps on giving.

CANCELLATION POLICY

We ask for at least 24 hours notice if your group must cancel for any reason. In the event of inclement weather, we will cancel the session and notify group leaders at least 2 hours before the beginning of class.