Summer is in full swing – including several upcoming events from our own Women Bike KC program and other community partners. Check out some of the opportunities to learn, share, and connect with other women.
Northland Rides – June 29th
A no-drop ride with options to start at the Downtown Airport or the Line Creek Trail and meetup at Cinder Block Brewery.
Bike to Yoga – July 14th
Did you miss our Spring Bike to Yoga in Waldo? Here’s another chance to Bike to Yoga at Riverfront Park! Ride starts at 7 pm, yoga at 8 pm, with light refreshments to follow!
Bell Joy Mountain Bike Ride – July 16th
Bell Joy Ride is an informal women’s mountain biking group. It’s not a club or a team. There is no membership fee or initiation. You don’t have to join or commit to anything. Just show up! We host rides organized by rider level/ability. Beginners to advanced and everyone in between can join. We offer opportunities to connect with other female riders in a casual, friendly environment. Our goal is to have fun
Vela’s Women Day Ride – August 7th
Velas is a Lawrence-based group dedicated to creating awareness and support for women within the community through cycling, regardless of ability or experience. We are hosting a women’s day bike ride on August 7, 2016; ride begins at 7:30 a.m., three routes beginning and ending at Broken Arrow Park in Lawrence. All proceeds go to benefit A Hundred Good Women, The Willow, and The Care Center. We’re not a team or a collective of elite athletes. We are a sisterhood.
Women Only Confident City Cycling Classes – August
Taught by Women for Women Learn new concepts for navigating streets and build practical bike handling skills necessary for city riding. This intensive course teaches safety knowledge and bike handling skills, culminating with a bike ridein a safe and supporting environment.
Ham-BINGO at Hamburger Mary’s – September 1st
Eat, drink and be MARY for Women Bike KC! Take part in our HamBINGO night on Sept 1 from 7-8:30 pm. All proceeds benefit the Women Bike KC Initiative.
KC Women’s Bike Summit – September 10th
Join us for a day of seminars, networking rides and fun, supporting women at all stages of biking! This year the Summit is moving to St. Theresa’s High School in Brookside.
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Women Bike KC: Moving All Women Forward
Women Bike KC is an initiative of BikeWalkKC that provides education, resources and encouragement to get more women on bicycles and ultimately participate in our community as riders and leaders. Learn more about our programs, classes, upcoming events, and the Annual KC Women’s Bike Summit at http://bikewalkkc.org/womenbikekc.