Youth Bike Programming - Putting tools in the hands of kids and young adults!
Participatory discussion and skill-share on the variety of youth programming that is feasible within the context of Community Bike Projects. Open Shop, structure mechanics programs, learn-to-ride, group rides, race training, etc. etc..
How to engage youth and what types of programs are successful at various organizations: format, funding, staffing, and hot tips and tricks. Ainsley and Alix have been at the helm of Charlie's Freewheels (Toronto, ON) for the past 3 years, where they facilitate youth bicycle programming. They will help lead this enthusiastic discussion about empowering the next generation of cyclists - let us know if you would like to present on your organizations achievements!