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UCLA Sustainable Transportation Fair – Bike Safety Basics (BEST)
October 6, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Are you interested in using Metro Bike Share to get around campus? Interested in learning more about staying safe on the road? The BEST Bike Share 101: Bike Safety Basics class presented by Metro, Metro Bike Share, LA County Bicycle Coalition, and UCLA Transportation, is a 1.5-hour class designed to introduce the Bike Share system and important safety guidance.
All new attendees who complete this course will receive a code for a FREE 30-Day Metro Bike Share Pass redeemable at any time. You can redeem this code online at metro.net/bikeshare or in the Metro Bike Share app. Participants will also receive a FREE helmet and a set of bike lights!
Pre-registration and attendance confirmation is required for all participants. Once you are registered, we will send you an email to confirm your attendance. If you are attending with other family members, each person must be registered in order to attend. Register now to guarantee your spot!
Who Should Sign-Up:
If you know how to ride a bike, but may be uncomfortable using a bike for everyday travel or recreation, this class may be for you. This class covers bike safety basics and route planning with an engaging and interactive presentation. This class is ideal for students and faculty at UCLA who want to feel more confident riding in and out of campus.
What You’ll Learn:
- What I Need to Bike: Helmet Fit / Lights / Locks
- Intro to Bike Share System: Using the App / Finding Docks and Stations / Locking and Returning
- Staying Safe: ABC Quick Check / Maintenance and Repairs
- Biking on City Streets: Navigating Common Hazards / Bikes and Transit
- Bike Services / Online Events Offered by Metro, Bike Share, and LACBC: Self-Guided Rides / Metro Bike Map