« Sunday, May 6 | Main | Tuesday, May 8 »
Tuesday
Mar152011

Monday, May 7

 

Kids Bicycle Safety and Educational Rodeo p/b  Sun & Ski Sports

The Highland Creek neighborhood 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. The Highland Creek Homeowners Association will be providing a limited supply of FREE helmets to kids who do not already own a helmet and who participate in the rodeo. Not recommend for kids on training wheels.

Location: Christenbury Park Pool (6213 Bell's Mill Dr)
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Who Participates: Children 7 to 12 years old (Highland Creek Residents Only)
Cost: FREE!
Contact: Neal Boyd @ nealboyd@charlottesportscycling.com  or 704.503.0138 or Sun & Ski Sports @ http://www.sunandski.com/

 

Scott Road and Mountain Bike Demo

Come test ride Scott's newest members of its road and mountain bike collection!  All of these bikes have carbon frames and are designed to provide maximum comfort while going fast! A drivers license and helmet will be required to demo. 

Location: TBD  
Time: 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Who Participates: Open to Everyone
Cost: FREE!
Contact: QueenCity Bicycles @ 704-522-7006 or http://www.queencitybicycles.com/

 

Show and Go Booty Loop Ride

We will gather for a "show and go" ride that will take you around the beautiful, tree-lined Booty Loop in historic Meyers Park. The Booty Loop is a well known 3 mile cycling and running friendly route in the heart of the QueenCity. All level riders are welcome!


Location: QueenCity Bicycles (1408-A East Blvd)
Time: 5:30 PM
Who Participates: Open to Everyone
Cost: FREE!
Contact: QueenCity Bicycles @ 704-522-7006 or http://www.queencitybicycles.com/

 

Roadside/Trailside Repair Clinic

Learn how to fix a flat and make basic roadside and trailside adjustments to your bike, in case of a mishap on your ride! We'll teach you the basics that every cyclist should know, in order to keep you rolling, so that you can make it home safely from your ride.

Location: Carolina Bicycle Company, Huntersville (311 Gilead Rd)
Time: 6:00 PM
Who Participates: Open to Everyone
Cost: FREE!
Contact: Mike Kelly @ mike@carolinabicyclecompany.com

 

Roadside/Trailside Repair Clinic

Learn how to fix a flat and make basic roadside and trailside adjustments to your bike, in case of a mishap on your ride! We'll teach you the basics that every cyclist should know, in order to keep you rolling, so that you can make it home safely from your ride.

Location: Carolina Bicycle Company, South Charlotte (8914 Pineville-Matthews Rd)
Time: 6:00 PM
Who Participates: Open to Everyone
Cost: FREE!
Contact:Matt Britz @ matt@carolinabicyclecompany.com

 

Mountain Bike Maintenance Clinic with BikeSource

This basic mountain bike clinic will focus on changing, servicing, and maintaining your tubes, tires and wheels. Learn great tips and tricks to get out of a jam and keep your bicycle rolling along the trails!

 

Location: BikeSource in the Park Road Shopping Center (4301-A Park Rd)
Time: 7:00 PM
Who Participates: Open to Everyone! Bring your bikes and plenty of questions
Cost: FREE!
Contact Info: Mike Henson with BikeSource @ 704.525.8410 or mhenson@biggear.com