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 […]
Catch the e-bike buzz at Spokes Cafe and Cyclery on Feb. 23rd! We’ll be sparking conversation about the new RideKCBike e-bikes, hubs, and app– it’s sure to be electrifying!
One of the benefits of working with local foundations is the deeply connected relationship a nonprofit builds with the organization. Since our very early days, BikeWalkKC has been a recipient of support from the Health Forward Foundation (HFF, formerly the Healthcare Foundation of Greater Kansas City). The Health Forward Foundation advocates for healthy and equitable communities […]
Your junior high gym class was never like this! Education Instructor Jill Iwanski recounts her adventures in our newest Youth Education pilot: BLAST for Middle Schoolers. The BikeWalkKC education team sent a crew of instructors to Northeast Middle School (NEMS) in the Kansas City Public School District for a trial of our premier youth education […]
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 […]