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How to Teach a Child to Ride a Bike

How to Teach a Child to Ride a Bike

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on October 8, 2014

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This guide is based on a video that the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia created in partnership with The Baby Center. View the video here. Step… Read More ›

Riding through Lancaster and Washington, D.C., during Ride of Dreams 2010 .

Ride of Dreams

Neighborhood Bike Works youth ride 250 miles this summer

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on July 9, 2014

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It’s 7:30 Sunday morning. We’re in the Neighborhood Bike Works West Philly Bike Shop, testing gears, making peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, and packing up… Read More ›

Safe Routes Philly: Bike to School Day

Safe Routes Philly: Bike to School Day

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on April 18, 2014

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Philadelphia’s third annual Bike to School Day takes place on Wednesday May 7th. Read on for 5 steps you can take to plan a Bike to School Day!

Neighborhood Bike Works Major Taylor Ride

Neighborhood Bike Works Major Taylor Ride

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on December 16, 2013

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Every year, Neighborhood Bike Works holds a Major Taylor Ride, a day for food and riding and celebrating our young cyclists’ achievements. On November 30, this year’s riders — featuring an energetic gathering of kids bundled in hats and gloves and adult cyclists in slick winter gear — rode in 40-degree weather through the streets of Philadelphia and into Fairmount Park.

High School Students at Girard Academic Music Program used Safe Routes Philly curriculum to teach 5th graders about bicycle safety.

Safe Routes Philly: Bicycle Education in Schools

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on November 26, 2013

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One of the most important elements of starting bicycle programs is teaching children safety skills. At Safe Routes Philly, we’ve put together a comprehensive program to teach walking and biking safety and get children active on two feet and two wheels.