Ready to dive deeper into bicycle maintenance? Join BWKC’s instructors to build on the content covered in Maintain Your Ride, with a more advanced spin. Topics to be covered include: overhauling bottom brackets, hubs, forks, truing wheels, etc. Bring your bike– this is a hands-on class! Suggested donation is $25. Current BikeWalkKC members receive a […]
Whether your bike has suffered the snow and salt of winter riding, or has been gathering dust in the garage, it’s time for a tune up! Join us at BikeWalkKC for our Maintain Your Ride class on Tuesday, April 9. Our qualified bike technicians will walk you through flat repair, bike care and cleaning, and […]
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 ride in a safe and supporting environment. When: Confident City Cycling is a three-class series held on Tuesday evenings from 6:00-8:30PM: March 19 March 26, AND April […]
One of the barriers families find difficult to overcome when they decide to travel by bike is simply owning a bike. Even used bicycles can be expensive! And once you get a bike, you have to maintain it– there are lots of moving parts that need to be kept clean and lubricated, and you can’t get […]
Join BikeWalkKC and AARP for a fun night of networking and giving back to the community!
Join BWKC’s instructors to build on the content covered in Maintain Your Ride, with a more advanced spin. Topics to be covered include: overhauling bottom brackets, hubs, forks, truing wheels, etc.
Before we pedal, we walk, and while preschool kids are too young for our Bicycle Lessons and Safety Training, they are definitely ready for pedestrian safety lessons! Earlier this fall, we taught the basics of walking safely to children at Columbus Park YMCA and Park Hill YMCA Head Start programs and to a LINC ice […]
Saddle up for some Halloween fun with BikeWalkKC, Family Bicycles, New Belgium Brewing, and Bier Station! Proceeds benefit the education programs of BikeWalkKC.
For many of us, walking is our first mode of transportation, but as driving in personal vehicles has become more common, our appreciation for that original movement has fallen away. When we walk (or roll, for folks who use chairs or mobility devices), we breathe fresh air and get a little exercise. We notice the […]
Celebrate active living in your community! Join us for International Walk to School Day, right here in the Kansas City metro: When kids walk or bike to school they not only get a daily dose of much-needed physical activity, they also burn off excess energy and arrive in the classroom ready to learn! Greater Kansas City’s […]