Bikes on CATS Buses and LYNX Train for FREE
The Charlotte Area Transportation System is allowing anyone traveling with a bicycle on CATS Buses and the LYNX Train for free, May 5 - May 11, during BIKE! Charlotte. Using the bicycle, in combination with a CATS Bus or the LYNX Train, is an efficient, inexpensive, and environmentally friendly way to travel in the Queen City. For information, including a video on how to load your bike on the bus, visit the Rack and Ride program on the CATS website. For information on how to load your bike on the LYNX Train, you can visit the Rack and Ride section of the LYNX website.
Scott Road Bike & Mountain Bike Demo
Join us at Renaissance Park Mountain Bike Trailhead and the fellows from Scott Bikes for a bike demo extravaganza! Scott will have Genius 700 series 650B dual suspensions, Scale 29er Carbon Hard Tails, Spark 29er dual suspensions and Foil road bikes in numerous sizes to test ride. Please bring your ID, Your helmet and your pedals.
Location: Renaissance Park, Softball Field Entrance, (1200 W. Tyvola Road, Charlotte, NC)
Time: 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Who Participates: Open to Everyone (must wear helmet)
Contact: Bart Stetler @ 704.522.7006 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Kids Bicycle Safety and Educational Rodeo p/b Piedmont Natural Gas
Sun and Ski Sports is teaming up with the Giordana-Clif Bar Cycling Team and Sun & Ski Sports to host an exciting Kids Bicycle Safety Rodeo! Kids Bicycle Safety Rodeos are designed to educate children of all ages about bicycle safety. Bikes for children ages 7 to 12 are provided at the event. A limited supply of FREE helmets will be available to kids who do not already own a helmet and who participate in the rodeo. Not recommend for kids on training wheels.
Location: Sun & Ski Sports Promanade (5341 Ballantyne Commons Parkway, Suite 150)
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Who Participates: Children 7 to 12 years old
Contact: Neal Boyd @ email@example.com or 704.503.0138 or Sun & Ski Sports @ http://www.sunandski.com/