Let’s Talk: Cold Weather Biking

Biking felt easy this summer, when warm breezes tickled your bare arms and the road was clear under your tires. But now that the weather has turned, it’s becoming harder to find the joy in two-wheeled adventure. Maybe you’re even considering stabling your bike until Spring. Before you give in to a season of slippers […]

Rosedale Youth Bike Rodeo

Youth in 4th, 5th, and 6th grade are invited to join us for tons of FREE fun on Saturday, November 14th. Sign up for one of our sessions and spend an hour practicing your bike handling and safety skills. No need to bring a bike– you can borrow our bikes and take home a FREE […]

Let’s Talk: Creating a Culture of Active Living with Black Women Get Fit

Health issues like diabetes, COVID 19, chronic stress, and heart disease disproportionately affect Black women, and Terri Barnes is taking action to heal and strengthen minds, bodies, and souls. With classes ranging from yoga to African Dance to bicycling, Black Women Get Fit creates a culture of active living by and for Black women. Join […]

Girl Scouts Troop 2074 advocates for safer streets

In recognition of the upcoming World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims, we are proud to support the members of Girl Scouts Troop 2074, who are working to make streets safer for everyone who uses them. The young advocates will share what they learned with their families and friends, creating a culture of active […]

Lamar Bike Lane Reveal and Group Ride

The new Lamar Bike Lanes are in! Come celebrate this step forward with the City of Mission. We’ll have a selfie station for you and your bike, quick bike safety tips and demonstrations about how to use the lanes safely, and a group ride.

KC’s regional Physical Activity Plan is in motion

  By Laura Steele, Director of Education Programs laura.steele@bikewalkkc.org BikeWalkKC’s education team is one of several organizations involved in developing a Kansas City regional physical activity plan (KCPA). We were first invited to participate by colleagues from the Center for Children’s Healthy Lifestyles and Nutrition (CCHLN) in 2019, and work continues as we collaborate with […]