Adaptive Bikes available now in Oakland and San Francisco

Riders with differing abilities will be able to ride adaptive bike share this summer. In collaboration with BORP, Lyft, SFMTA, OakDOT and the MTC, adaptive bikes will be available throughout the summer at the following locations:

  • Lake Merritt – 1335 Lakeshore Drive
    Saturdays 10 AM - 4 PM
    Wednesdays 11 AM - 5 PM

  • Golden Gate Park – Intersection of JFK and Kezar Drive
    Sundays 11 AM - 4 PM

Bikes are available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Riders can make reservations in advance by sending an email to cycling@borp.org to request a bike. Please plan to arrive 30 minutes prior to riding.

Trained staff from BORP, the region’s leading provider of accessible recreation and adaptive sports for people with mobility-related disabilities, will be on-hand to fit, train and assist riders on how to use the adaptive bikes. Adaptive equipment includes supportive pedals, seats and straps, and hand pedals for quad level SCI riders.

The program will have the five adaptive bikes available in Oakland and San Francisco.

  • Upright handcycle
  • Recumbent handcycle
  • Recumbent leg trike
  • Recumbent trike tandem
  • Side-by-side tandem bicycle