Riding Classes

Looking to brush up on your riding skills? Check out these free safety classes in San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, Emeryville, and San Jose hosted by our local bike coalitions.

Bike East Bay

This fun workshop is taught by an instructor certified by the League of American Bicyclists. Learn basic rules of the road, how to equip your bicycle, fit your helmet, avoid bike theft, ride after dark, and prevent common crashes. 2-hour, indoor workshop for adults and teens, no bike required.


- Bike East Bay and Bay Wheels -- Adults and Teens Learn-to-Ride Class, Oakland
Saturday, October 12th - 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Rockridge BART, West side parking lot (Shafter Ave and Forest St)
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San Francisco Bicycle Coalition (SFBC)

Come learn the basics of biking in San Francisco at SFBC's Intro to Urban Bicycling Workshop. This 90-minute course covers bicycling for everyday riding in SF, the rules of the road, route planning and includes a short group ride. This course is a great class for people who already know how to bike but are considering bicycling more in the city or looking to brush up on urban skills.


- SFBC and Bay Wheels -- Intro to Urban Bicycling Workshop
Thursday, September 12th - 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
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- SFBC and Bay Wheels -- Intro to Urban Bicycling Workshop
Saturday, October 26th - 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
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Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition (SVBC)

Has it been a long time since you’ve ridden a bike or are you simply looking for a refresher? Come learn the basics of bicycling at our Intro to Urban Bicycling Workshop. The course is a one-hour presentation covering many of the basics: the rules of the road, route planning, and Bike Share 101. The course is followed by an optional 30 minute guided ride using the Bike Share bikes. No membership is necessary.


- SVBC and Bay Wheels -- Intro to Urban Bicycling Workshop
Wednesday, September 18th - 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
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