Better on Bikes 2021

Program Description

The Better on Bikes program is a series of six weekly online, live classes covering bicycle education, simple bike maintenance, and insider’s tips of North Natomas trails and amenities to explore. Optional weekly office hours feature bike handling practice and neighborhood rides. The program is designed for mature adults, 50 years or older, with the goal of increasing bicycle ridership, confidence, and knowledge. Participants are encouraged to connect with each other and get out and ride.  Classes are free for participants and will be taught over a six-week period, by a local, skilled instructor with professional training. As a reward for participating in all sessions, participants receive a bicycle basics kit, including helmet, basic repair supplies, map, reflective vest, and other goodies. Better on Bikes is an application based program.


Submit an online application here, or print and email an application.


Applications accepted January 1 - January 31, 2021.  


2021 Program Dates

  • Tuesday, February 16th, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
  • Tuesday, February 23rd, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
  • Tuesday, March 2nd, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
  • Tuesday, March 9th, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
  • Tuesday, March 16th, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
  • Tuesday, March 23rd, 5:30 – 6:30 pm


If selected, you will be notified via email or phone between February 4 – 9, 2021. 
Confirmation of your ability to participate must be made by February 11, 2021.


For questions, please contact Mellissa Meng at (831) 325-1556, or


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