Basic Bike Maintenance Class (Chevy Chase, Maryland)
Duration: 1 hour; Free; First time on a bike since childhood? A lot has changed! In this class you will learn the basics of bike maintenance, so you can feel ready to hop back on the seat again. You will learn how to lube your chain, inflate your tires, change a flat, and make some basic adjustments to the shifting and braking systems on your bicycle. Come prepared with any questions you have about your bike, and you'll be sure to get an informed answer. Not only is biking a great source of exercise, but it's a fun, environmentally friendly way to get around. It's time to hop back on, but first, show your bike some love by maintaining it properly! Cancellation Policy: As a courtesy to fellow participants, please provide at least 24 hours cancellation notice.
Learn about the basics of bike maintenance from a skilled bike enthusiast
Acquire practical knowledge on how to lube your chain, inflate your tires, change a flat, and make adjustments to shifting and braking systems
Get back into the biking game as a fun and effective form of exercise
Feel confident and safe riding a bike again
Note: This class is limited to a total of 6 participants due to space constraints. You must bring your own bike and helmet.
Rock Creek Hill Ride
Duration: 90 min; Free; Join the City Bikes crew on a fast and fun ride through DC's own Rock Creek Park! Enjoy a challenging 15 mile route, which will take you north through the picturesque Cleveland Park and Van Ness to Grant Road, climbing up to 1000ft of elevation. Feel the wind in your hair as you ride into the park at Ross Drive and do a giant loop starting at Carter Barron and ending at Sherrill Drive. Get a killer cardio workout, all the while reveling in the scenic vistas that Beach Drive, Park Road, and Mount Pleasant Street all have to offer. Your stationary bike days will be over after this cycling experience! Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds; all sales are final.
Join the City Bikes crew on a fast and fun ride through DC's own Rock Creek Parkc
Enjoy a challenging 15 mile route, which will take you north through the picturesque Cleveland Park
Get a killer workout while reveling in the beautifully scenic vistas that DC has to offer
Take in the cleanest fresh air while climbing up to 1000ft of elevation