Wānaka and Wakatipu
E-Bike courses 2021
E-Bike Skill Course's
Get the knowledge, skills and confidence to ride on the road and bike paths.
Practical and theoretical course based on the Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency Bike Ready programme.
Aimed to help sharpen practical skills, knowledge and to boost confidence so ebike riders can get out and enjoy their riding more.
These courses are designed for commuters, recreational riders, as well as those getting back on the bike for the first time in years.
All you need is a bike, be able to ride 1 km and have a willingness to learn.
These courses cover basic bike handling skills, defensive riding on the road as part of traffic and negotiating shared pathways and linking trails.
Wakatipu course: 1 day weekend course
Date: Saturday 13 th March 2021
Time: 9 am - 4 pm
Wānaka course: 3 evenings over 3 weeks
Date: Thursday 11th, 18th and 25th March 2021
Location: Allenby Park Wānaka
Time: 5.30 - 7.30 pm
Courses are structured around 3 specific phases.
Phase 1: Starting in a user friendly none traffic environment to dial your basic bike handling skills (Bike Ready Grade 1)
Phase 2: Once you have honed your basic bike handling skills you will progress on to mastering riding on the shared bike paths
Phase 3: Once you have the skills and confidence you will progress on to the road. Here you will learn defensive riding strategies so you can position yourself on the road and negotiate intersections with confidence (Bike Ready Grade 2)
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