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Youth Bike Ride at Mueller Farmers’ Market – Sunday: 4/5/2015

Austin, get your kids on bikes. Join WoombikesUSA, Mueller Farmers Market and the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative on April 5th as we ride along the Mueller Hike and Bike Trail! Multiple ride times and shorter and longer routes for varying age levels; instructors and volunteers will assist along the ride. Parents and adults are more than […]

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Two Wheels of Awesome – Episode 19

This year Kealing Middle School Bike Club Started with a Bang! The weather was perfect for their first ride of the semester. It was truly a great day to be on a bike. The students had a good long ride exploring East Austin. The route took them from school to Boggy Creek Park. From Boggy […]

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Colony Park Bike Rodeo (3/28)

We will be performing a small Bike Rodeo as part of the City of Austin’s Meet-n-Greet community meeting in northwest Austin this Saturday. Long term planning discussions as well as activities, similar to the event we participated in last year. Should be perfect weather to get outside, meet your neighbors, Council Member Ora Houston and […]

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Two Wheels of Awesome – Episode 18

This year we are very excited to continue our In-School PE Bike Rodeo Program. This has been such a fun and effective way to teach kids the basic safety and skills for riding. For this program we partner with a school PE Coach and integrate our program into their class, typically over 3 days, so […]

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Lee Elementary: In-School Bike Rodeo (3/24-26)

This week the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative is partnering with PE Coach David Huff and Lee Elementary to have a 3day PE Class Bike Rodeo. We will be working with all 3-6th graders. We look forward to another great week of in-school cycling education.  

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Two Wheels of Awesome – Episode 17

Eastside Memorial High School is one of the many new schools Ghisallo Cycling Initiative has extended programming to this semester. Not only is it a new location, is a new age group for our Bike Clubs, being our first high school based program. In this class we journeyed on a scenic ride down to Lady […]

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Two Wheels of Awesome – Episode 16

The Earn-A-Bike program at Boys and Girls Club East started off with a bang this semester! A flurry of new students flocked to class to gain skills and earn bikes for themselves. New students will be aided by instructors in the coming months to gain bikes, knowledge and a sense of pride in their work! […]

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Perez Elementary: In-School Bike Rodeo (3/10-12)

This week the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative is partnering with PE Coach Megan Vasquez and Perez Elementary to have a 3day 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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Two Wheels of Awesome – Episode 15

The students of Metz Elementary School had a great week! All the kids had big smiles while completing their Bike Rodeo Badge. Bike Rodeos are one of the core activities of the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative. Bike Rodeos are instructional workshops where riders learn safety and practical riding skills to prepare them for riding independently in […]

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Youth Bike Ride at Mueller Farmers’ Market – Sunday: 3/1/2015

Austin, get your kids on bikes. Join WoombikesUSA, Mueller Farmers Market and the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative on March 1st as we ride along the Mueller Hike and Bike Trail! Multiple ride times and shorter and longer routes for varying age levels; instructors and volunteers will assist along the ride. Parents and adults are more than […]

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