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Brampton Recreation Cycling Courses

 

Become a confident cyclist with Brampton Cycling Courses and Lessons.

City of Brampton Recreation will be offering a series of cycling courses starting in May 2017, for as low as $2! Courses ranging from kids of 6 years to adults, and from one session to summer camp experiences. Prepare for a safe and fun cycling season with these budget friendly courses.

Register using the Brampton e-registration system.

Bike Basics:

Get ready for fun on your bike by joining this interactive workshop. Participants will learn about proposer bike fit, safety equipment, street signs, signaling, stopping and how to ride. Whether you’re just learning to ride a bike or want to sharpen your skills, Bike Basics will get you riding with more confidence. At the end of the program there will be a family-friendly bike ride.

Required Equipment: Bicycle in good working order with a bell, CSA-approved bike helmet, comfortable clothing including running shoes.

Age: 6 to 10 Years Class Length: 2 Hours
No. of Sessions: 1 Cost: $2.00
Location Day Dates Time Code
Chinguacousy Park Community Centre Sat May 6 9:30 am 832393
Jim Archdekin Recreation Centre Sat May 13 1:30 pm 832394
Gore Meadows Community Centre Sat May 27 1:30 pm 832396
 

Age: 10 to 13 Years

 

Class Length: 2 Hours

No. of Sessions: 1 Cost: $2.00
Location Day Dates Time Code
Chinguacousy Park Community Centre Sat May 6 1:30 pm 832397
Jim Archdekin Recreation Centre Sat May 13 9:30 am 832398
Gore Meadows Community Centre Thu May 25 6:00 pm 832400

 

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Bicycling for Adults:

In this 3 session program, bike riders will learn signaling, shoulder checks, straight line riding, braking, stopping, turning and weaving. By the end of this program riders will be confident cycling on Brampton’s roads. All instructors are CAN-BIKE certified.

Prerequisite: Participants must be able to ride a bike.

Required Equipment: Bicycle in good working order with a bell, CSA-approved bike helmet, comfortable clothing including running shoes.

Age: 18+   Class Length: 1 Hour
No. of Sessions: 3   Cost: $20.70
     
Location Day Dates Time Code
South Fletcher’s Sportsplex Thu May 4 – 18 6:30 pm 832490

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Summer Camps

Camp: Bike Adventure

Novice bike riders are encouraged to come out and explore the City of Brampton on their bicycle through our beautiful trails and pathways! Youth will have the opportunity to learn bicycle mechanics, bicycle safety, riding dynamics and proper bicycle etiquette on and off road.

Required equipment: Bike in good working order with a working bell, CSA-certified bike helmet.

Age: 10 to 13 Years Session Length: 7 Hours
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Cost: $150.15

 

Location Dates Code
Century Gardens Recreation Centre July 3 – 7 823304
Century Gardens Recreation Centre July 10 – 14 823305
Chinguacousy Park Community Centre July 17 – 21 825134
Century Gardens Recreation Centre July 24 – 28 823306
Century Gardens Recreation Centre Aug 8 – 11* 823308
Chinguacousy Park Community Centre Aug 14 – 18 825135
Century Gardens Recreation Centre Aug 21 – 25 823311

* Camps are cancelled on August 7, 2017 due to the Civic Holiday. Price of $120.12 will reflect a shortened camp week.

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Camp: BMX

Participants will learn how to use a variety of park features while working on improving on-bike balance and confidence.

Required equipment: BMX bike, knee pads, elbow pads and CSA-certified BMX helmet.

Age: 6 to 13 Years Session Length: 7 Hours
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Cost: $124.05

 

Location Dates Code
Chinguacousy Park Community Centre July 3 – 7 825094
Gore Meadows Recreation Centre July 10 – 14 816347
Chinguacousy Park Community Centre July 17 – 21 825095
Chinguacousy Park Community Centre July 31 – Aug 4 825096
Gore Meadows Recreation Centre July 31 – Aug 4 816348
Chinguacousy Park Community Centre Aug 14 – 18 825097
Gore Meadows Recreation Centre Aug 21 – 25 817718
Chinguacousy Park Community Centre Aug 28 – Sept 1 825098

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Camp: Triathlon

This camp will introduce young athletes to the challenge of triathlons in a safe and fun environment. Campers will train to improve their swimming, biking, and running. They will also learn effective transitions, bike maintenance, and nutrition habits. On the last day, campers will compete in a mini-triathlon to challenge themselves and show off their hard work.

Prerequisites: Splash 3 swimming ability or higher.

Required equipment: Bike in good working order with a working bell, CSA-certified bike helmet, comfortable clothing, including running shoes and bathing/swimming attire.

Age: 8 to 15 Years Session Length: 7 Hours
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Cost: $150.15

 

Location Dates Code
Professor’s Lake Recreation Centre July 10 – 14 824625
Professor’s Lake Recreation Centre July 31 – Aug 4 824709

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