Gear Femmes is Bike New York’s education initiative for women/trans/femme cyclists.
We offer hundreds of free classes and programs for adults throughout the year at over a dozen Community Bike Education Centers and bike shops across the five boroughs. Pick the one that’s right for you.
A 2-hour on-bike class for adults and mature teens who are ready to learn how to ride a bike.
A 2 hour practice session for adults & mature teens who need to build confidence in their bike control skills - starting, steering, and stopping.
A 3-hour on-bike class for adults and mature teens who have recently learned how to ride or who want to improve their core cycling skills.
Casual rides on protected bike paths that give novice adult and mature teen cyclists the opportunity to practice riding.
An interactive presentation & discussion that provides concrete examples of city cycling scenarios and how best to handle them.
Three-hour weekend programs for adults and mature teens who want to increase their comfort and confidence when cycling on city streets.
A 4-hour hands-on class offered at our Recycle-A-Bicycle Shop, where students learn how to fix and maintain their rides.
A 1.5-hour presentation covering the ins, outs, and how-tos of commuting by bike.
A 1-hour presentation chock-full of information that’ll help you navigate the bike-buying process so you can spend your money wisely.
A short presentation covering bike share basics and street riding tips. Every participant will receive a free Citi Bike day pass, worth $12+tax!