True Beginners at Adair Park 1


Get ready to join the pedal-powered revolution sweeping through Atlanta! With more and more people riding bikes for fitness, commuting, and exploring the city, it's time for you to learn how to ride a bike!

This class is designed for true beginners – whether you're a kid or an adult riding for the first time or you've ridden in the past but still feel shaky on the pedals, we've got you covered. 

We ask that all participants bring their own bike for this class, as well as a helmet for safety. If you don't have a bike or helmet, please let me know before class at [email protected]

Throughout these classes, we'll cover:

• Helmet fit - two-finger rule

• Know your bike

• Bike safety – ABC Quick Check


• Brakes

• Balance

• Coast

• Pedal

• Stop

• Power start

Safety essentials

• Road rules (bike as a vehicle)

• Safe riding practices

• What to carry

Advanced skills

• Scanning over the shoulder

• Turns and signaling

• Gear Shifting


We'll meet at the pavilion in Adair Park 1, located at 742 Catherine St SW, Atlanta, GA 30310

Please note that for participants under 18, a parent or guardian must accompany them throughout the entire class. 

These free classes are provided with the support of the Georgia Governor's Office of Highway Safety.

March 16, 2024 at 10:00am - 12pm
Adair Park 1
742 Catherine St SW
Atlanta, GA 30310
United States
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Karli Blalock · · 404-996-1185
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