Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Bicycle Education: So Much More than Safety

Wow!!!!! I can hear the heads exploding now:)

Published November 16, 2009 by C.I.C.L.E.
By Shay Sanchez

C.I.C.L.E.’s latest workshop, Creating Great Places to Bike!, marks the first in a series of workshops that will take a look at the bicycle facilities and policies that make our cities pleasant (and safe) places to live and ride.

C.I.C.L.E. has targeted education programming as one of our primary strategies to boost the rate of city bicycling in the Los Angeles area. There’s a good reason for this too. In our many outreach efforts, we’ve learned that many of the barriers that keep people from getting on their bikes are easily addressed through hands-on and personalized instruction and education. read more here