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NEW! Learn how to use those bicycle gears in Gears 101: Understanding those pesky cogs

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The 2014 1st and 2nd Quarter schedules are now out!

At CyclingSavvy we believe cycling is immensly valuable to individuals and their communities, and that anyone can learn to bike in traffic with confidence and safety.

Our students have a great time learning through state-of-the-art training methods, and afterwards they tell us how it has changed their lives for the better.

Check the CyclingSavvy JAX chedule. >> Pick dates for attending either Train Your Bike or Truth & Techniques of Traffic Cycling or better yet, BOTH. Then check the Tour of Jax schedule. In order to take the Tour of Jax, you must have completed both Train Your Bike and Truth & Techniques of Traffic Cycling.

Sign up now, you know you want to!

Or, to request a registration package, click to contact Jeff Hohlstein at (904) 291-8664 or click here to email him

Here’s the link to the CyclingSavvy national website.

Here are more important local links! CS course overview; Overview and MAP for Train Your Bike; Map to Truth & Techniques of Traffic Cycling; Map to and route of Tour of Jacksonville.


Advocacy on the First Coast: Steve Tocknell, Regional Director

Status Report on Bicycle Transportation in Jacksonville and Northeast Florida

June 4, 2012. FBA First Coast Regional Advocacy Director Stephen Tocknell delivers a status report onFirstCoastbicycle transportation. Subjects covered include the recent WJCT First Coast Forum: The Transit Predicament; Jacksonville – Still dangerous by design; growing bike culture in Jacksonville; Jacksonville’s BPAC; Jacksonville’s strategic plan for bicycles and pedestrians; complete streets policy needed; and of most immediate importance, save the ferry! Click here to read the full article.


DSC01711 Cycling education FREE downloads, click on title to download

Gears 101: Understanding those pesky cogs 

Fun in the saddle quiz
Transition to clips without falling!
If a motorist doesn’t see you he can’t avoid you

Assume the position ~ Instant stop  

 Are You Confident Rider or a Gutter Bunny?

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