Check out the following resources to prepare yourself for Gear Up Girl SA in November.
Top tips from cycle coach Margaret Boylan - - Gear Up Girl - Riding in a group situation
Is Your Bike Fit?
Secret Women's Business You can also register for a Bike SA course for extra support and training in the lead up to the event.
If you are looking for inspiration to get on your bike, read Tara's story, Ten Things Ive Learned From Cycling - a cycle-chic lady who knows how to roll in style, and reap the benefits of a daily bike ride.
Or, ask your girl friends to join in the event and encourage each other to give it a go, like Kay, our Bike Education Manager.
Bike SA does offer year-round courses and events to suit your needs. Try:BIKE MAINTENANCE COURSES. If you're confident riding on the road, but are afraid to get stuck with mechanical problems on the way, try our bike maintenance courses. They will give you plenty of handy tips and tricks to make any mechanical break-down a no-brainer! Read more
Get your bike ready for Gear Up Girl SA and learn how to check your bike and how to handle a simple mechanical break-down such as fixing a puncture at a 3 hour Basic Bike Care course, designed specifically for those just starting out or who haven't got the bike out the shed for a long, long time.
Cost: $45 - Bike SA members or $55 - non members
You can register for the course when you register for the event or if you have already registered, call 8168 9999 to book your spot.