Jun
28
Postponed

Basic Skills Clinic

Sunday, June 28, 2020, 10:00 AM — Quincy Street Parking Deck

Class Tags: adult education / Arlington / Basic Skills Clinic / Virginia /

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Overview

Basic Skills Clinics offer participants the opportunity to practice basic bike handling skills in the comfort and safety of a wide-open, flat parking lot. Instructors assist with skills such as starting, stopping, turning, weaving and gradual braking while offering individualized feedback and guidance. Participants progress at their own pace. Instructors will provide more advanced instruction if needed! The goal of this clinic is to be able to ride in a safe and controlled manner. Have any Questions? Email us at education@waba.org. 

Class Details

Class Duration: 2 hours

Equipment: Bicycle and helmet provided. Participants may bring their own bicycle and helmet for this clinic so long as they are in good working order. WABA does not provide bicycle maintenance for personal bikes.

Cost: $10.00 – Bring Your Own Bike Registration / $50.00 – Rent a Bike Registration / FREE for WABA members – email education@waba.org for a coupon code!

Registration Policy: Advanced registration is required for Basic Skills Clinics. Registration closes at 1:00 pm the Friday before class. 

Location

Quincy Street Parking Deck
4099 15th St N
Arlington, VA 22207

The class will take place on the top floor of the parking deck near the tennis courts. WABA Instructors will be wearing teal polo shirts.

Driving/Parking
Parking is available at this location. Please enter the parking deck using the eastern entrance, closest to the corner of 15th St. N and Quincy St. Please park along the wall of the parking deck, not in the middle.

Metro
The nearest Metro stop is the Ballston stop on the Orange line. From the stop, walk north on Stafford St. until you reach 15th St. N, then turn right. The parking deck will be on your right, please walk to the entrance closest to Quincy St.

Biking
From the Custis Trail: Follow the trail until you reach the access point on Quincy St. Cross Quincy at the intersection with 15th St. The parking deck entrance will be immediately on your left.

The nearest Capital Bikeshare station is five blocks south on Quincy St. at the Arlington Central Library.

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