Bike Ambassador How-To: Riding in the Winter

Join the Bike Ambassadors Tuesday, November 24th, from 12pm-12:30pm, as they share tips on riding your bike during the winter. The Bike Ambassadors will discuss how to ride safely in cold weather. We will talk about winter riding gear, bicycle accessories and what to look out for on the road or trail. Bike Ambassadors seek to provide helpful information and resources to ensure everyone is riding safely, so join us to learn and share ways that can help everyone continue to bike during the winter.

Please keep in mind if we do chat about bike advice that what works for you may not work for everyone, and unsolicited advice can feel unwelcoming and condescending. Please come in the spirit of solidarity and communal problem solving.

Join through Zoom.

Bike Ambassador Show and Tell: How to See and Be Seen

Join the DC Bike Ambassador on Tuesday, November 17, from 6pm-6:30pm, as they share tips on being visible and seeing the road! The Bike Ambassadors will discuss the importance of having lights on your bike and how they help you stay visible to others. We will talk about bike lights, reflective gear and other ways to be seen. We’ll discuss how and when is the best time to use them. Bike Ambassadors seek to provide helpful information and resources to ensure everyone is riding safely, so join us and share ways that help you stay visible while riding your bike.

Please keep in mind if we do chat about bike advice that what works for you may not work for everyone, and unsolicited advice can feel unwelcoming and condescending. Please come in the spirit of solidarity and communal problem solving.

Join through Zoom.

The Bike Ambassadors: Here for All Your Questions

Hey there, from your friendly neighborhood Bike Ambassadors!

Do you have questions about how to be a confident rider on your first bike ride, or general questions about how to ride safely? Well, we have answers! We welcome you to bring all your thoughts and ideas to be answered by our knowledgeable WABA staff. 

We are eager to answer all your biking questions and provide you with helpful tips and resources to support you on your next ride. Whether you are new to biking or even an avid cyclist looking to learn something new (like a wheelie),  we can help. We welcome all your biking questions about the different types of bikes, brakes, shifting, flat tires, lights, helmets, bike rides, navigation, trails, bike lanes and so much more! 

Although we aren’t bike mechanics, we are happy to share some of the skills we’ve learned over the years from doing trail and roadside bike repairs.

If you would like to ask us questions or learn more about WABA, email bikeambassadors@waba.org and we will get back to you as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you soon, happy biking!

Bike Ambassador Show and Tell: How to See and Be Seen

Join the DC Bike Ambassador on Wednesday, October 28th, from 12pm-1:00pm, as they share tips on being visible and seeing the road! The Bike Ambassadors will discuss the importance of having lights on your bike and how they help you stay visible to others. We will talk about bike lights, reflective gear and other ways to be seen. We’ll discuss how and when is the best time to use them. Bike Ambassadors seek to provide helpful information and resources to ensure everyone is riding safely, so join us and share ways that help you stay visible while riding your bike.

Please keep in mind if we do chat about bike advice that what works for you may not work for everyone, and unsolicited advice can feel unwelcoming and condescending. Please come in the spirit of solidarity and communal problem solving.

Join through Zoom.

Bike Ambassador Show and Tell: Ways to Carry Stuff

Join the DC Bike Ambassador during our show and tell where we’ll talk about the different ways to carry stuff. Show off how you carry things around on your bike and how you’ve found it helpful. Give some quick tips on how to use the item and where others might be able to find it.  Learn how to carry your groceries or what racks you can mount to your bike to carry other things. Join us and show us what you have!

Join through Zoom!

Bike Ambassador Show and Tell: How to See and Be Seen

Join the DC Bike Ambassador during our bike tool show and tell. Show off what you carry when going on a bike ride and tell us how you’ve found it helpful. Give some quick tips on how to use the tool and where others might be able to find it. It is always helpful to have some tools handy just in case you have any bike issues, join us and show us what you have!

Join through Google Hangouts Meet: meet.google.com/iib-dfjz-pod
Join by phone: dial 973-988-5102‬ and use PIN: ‪933 430 580‬#

Bike Ambassador Show and Tell: ABC Quick Check

Join the DC Bike Ambassador during our bike tool show and tell. Show off what you carry when going on a bike ride and tell us how you’ve found it helpful. Give some quick tips on how to use the tool and where others might be able to find it. It is always helpful to have some tools handy just in case you have any bike issues, join us and show us what you have!

Join through Google Hangouts Meet: https://meet.google.com/tdx-mjze-smc
Join by Phone: 814-430-3908‬ PIN: ‪623 900 889‬#

Bike Ambassador Show and Tell: Ways to Carry Stuff

Join the DC Bike Ambassador during our bike tool show and tell. Show off what you carry when going on a bike ride and tell us how you’ve found it helpful. Give some quick tips on how to use the tool and where others might be able to find it. It is always helpful to have some tools handy just in case you have any bike issues, join us and show us what you have!

Join through Google Hangouts Meet: meet.google.com/iib-dfjz-pod
Join by phone: dial 973-988-5102‬ and use PIN: ‪933 430 580‬#