Sixth Grade Advanced On-Bike Training
The Safe Routes to School program utilizes a city-owned fleet of child specific bikes to offer on-bike training to all 6th grade students in Cambridge Public Schools.
This is an ongoing program.
Ages 11 and 12.
Grade 6th grade.
No application or registration needed.
Contact us for more information.
The program location changes over time.
Topics covered include: transitioning from sidewalk to road riding, different types of bike infrastructure, avoiding the "door zone", intersection strategy, balancing at low speed, and bike maintenance. The training culminates in a group bike ride on city streets with assistance from the Cambridge Police Department.