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Community Bike Ride 5/10/2015

Join the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative, Rosewood Neighborhood youth and and other community members on a casual ride from Boggy Creek Park, on the new Pedernales Protected Bike Way, to Lady Bird Lake, the Boardwalk and back again. This is part of the national Youth Bike Ride week. Date: Sunday, May 10th 2015 Start Time: 9:30am […]

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Two Wheels of Awesome – Episode 23

Blanton Elementary officially completed the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative’s Earn-A-Bike Program! This program allows students to earn bikes by learning a set of maintenance tasks through the hands on experiences that come with rebuilding and repairing bikes in the shop on campus. Students in this program learn how to fix and maintain bikes while building one […]

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2015 Q1 After-School Infographic & Our Spring 21 Days of Giving Donation Drive

Where is our time and your funds going? Check our our 2015 Q1 after-school infographic! During Januaray through March, we have mentored over 625 Bike Club participants and we also have been producing bike rodeos and clinics serving over 550 youth this spring all over Austin! Our spring 21 Days of Giving donation drive started […]

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Two Wheels of Awesome – Episode 22

Students and parents couldn’t resist riding the night away at the Widen Family Fitness Night! We partnered with Widen Elementary School this year to deliver Family Fitness Nights for both Fall and Spring Semesters. As Widen is one of our Bike Club Campuses, we were eager to reach even more Widen families with engaging programming […]

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Consuelo Mendez McKinney Falls Field Trip – 4/25

As a mid-semester treat, Mendez Bike Club will be making a trip to McKinney Falls State Park. We will ride over from the school, cool off with some swimming, have lunch and explore the park by bike. We will then ride back in the afternoon.

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Two Wheels of Awesome – Episode 21

The Reilly Elementary Bike Club hit the ground rolling this semester! Reilly Elementary students learned the ropes and hit the streets on their bikes this past week! Bike Club members spent the first classes learning basic safety and riding skills at the school. Ghisallo Instructors teamed with Co-Instructor, Matthew, to lead his daughter, Bella, along […]

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Widen Elementary Family Fit Night – 4/9

the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative is partnering with Widen Elementary, ACE After-School and It’s Time Texas for the school’s Family Fit Health Night. This is an event to promote healthy lifestyles for students and parents where they will play activity based games as well as participate in a mini-Bike Rodeo! We are happy to be a […]

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Reilly Elementary Health Fair – 4/9

the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative is partnering with Reilly Elementary for their Health Fair. This is an event to promote healthy lifestyles for students and parents where we will be providing Basic Safety and Equipment Demos to the attendees. We are happy to be included in this important event, which is one of three programs we […]

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Community Bike Ride to the Fusebox Festival + thinkEAST (4/12/2015)

Join the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative, Rosewood Neighborhood youth and and other community members on a casual ride from Boggy Creek Park to the Fusebox Festival and thinkEAST installation and programs just north of Govalle Park this Sunday. Date: Sunday, April 12th 2015 Start Time: 11:30am (so please be ready to roll by then) End Time: […]

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Reilly Elementary: In-School PE Bike Rodeo (4/9-4/10)

This week the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative is partnering with PE Coach Nate Haynes and Reilly Elementary to have a 2day PE Class Bike Rodeo. We will be working with all 3-5th graders. We look forward to another great week of in-school cycling education.

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