Adaptive Bikes available now in Oakland
Riders with differing abilities will be able to ride adaptive bike share this summer. In collaboration with BORP, Lyft, OakDOT and the MTC, adaptive bikes will be available at Lake Merritt throughout the summer.
- Lake Merritt – 1335 Lakeshore Drive
Saturdays 10 AM - 4 PM
Wednesdays 11 AM - 5 PM
Riders can reserve a bike in advance by completing this form. Bikes are also available on a first-come-first-serve basis. 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.
- Upright handcycle
- Recumbent handcycle
- Recumbent leg trike
- Recumbent trike tandem
- Side-by-side tandem bicycle