Wednesday, August 24, 2011

REI wants to teach you about bicycles

Some bike-related happenings happenin' at an area Recreational Equipment Incorporated.  The REI in Conshohocken is offering four classes over the next two weeks for beginners to the wonderful world of bicycling.

Class titles are:
  1. Introduction to Road Cycling, 8/28
  2. How to Ride a Bike, 9/3
  3. How to Ride a Bike for Kids, 9/3
  4. Bike Maintenance Basics, 9/6
You do not need to be a member to take these classes, and the bike maintenance class is free!

Additionally, we are having a Bike Philly packet pickup at two REI locations on September 8th:

REI Conshohocken
200 W. Ridge Pike, St 115
Conshohocken, PA 19428
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

REI Marlton
501 Route 73 South
Marlton, NJ 08053
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Bike Philly is less than three weeks away.  It's the perfect opportunity for those new to bicycling, or those who don't enjoy fighting traffic on their two wheeler, to bike through the city.  Take a class, then try out those new skillz September 11th!  Registration prices increase August 31st.