CycleSafe workshops are not traditional skills-based rodeos. Instead, they teach important safety concepts, using fun, age-appropriate discussion, demonstrations and activities to reinforce learning. Participants will have a chance to practice what they have learned throughout the session.
Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre (WOCRC) - 2 MacNeil Court, Kanata
St. Patrick's Highschool - 2525 Alta Vista Drive, Ottawa
Colonnade BridgePort Vacant Lot - 290 Centrum Blvd, Orléans, ON K1E 3W8
Getting Rollin' (Ages 5-7)
August 16, 2022 (1pm-1:45pm) St. Patrick's High School
August 17, 2022 (8:30am-9:15am) WOCRC
Predictable Pedalling (Ages 7-9)
August 16, 2022 (1:45pm-3:15pm) St. Patrick's High School
August 17, 2022 (9:15-10:45am) WOCRC
Safely Navigating (Ages 10-12)
August 17, 2022 (4pm-6pm) WOCRC
All participants must have basic riding skills:
Ages 5-7 - balancing, pedaling, starting and stopping
Ages 7-9 and 10-12 - executing hand signals and braking (rear and front handlebrakes)
All participants are required to bring their own helmet.
Participants age 5-7 and 7-9 are encouraged to bring their own bicycles/scooters. Participants age 10-12 will not need a bicycle/scooter.