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BikeOUT! A Bicycle Camp for Girls, Trans, and Queer Youth
July 18, 2016- 10:00 am - July 22, 2016- 4:00 pm
—What is BikeOUT?—
BikeOUT is a five-day summer bicycle camp designed to empower girls, trans*, and queer-identified youth to fix their own bicycles, ride city streets with confidence, and engage creatively with Vancouver’s vibrant bicycle cultures and communities.
From fixing flats, to group rides, to bicycle polo, to bicycle arts (and much more!) BikeOUT seeks to make cycling accessible, safe, creative, and most importantly, fun!
BikeOUT is facilitated entirely by experienced bicycle mechanics instructors, artists, and athletes who are women, trans, and/or queer-identified.
***No mechanical experience necessary***
—BikeOUT Camp and Registration Details—
Dates: July 18-22 2016
Time: 10am-4pm. Arrive anytime after 9am, leave anytime before 5pm.
Location: Kickstand, 1739 Venables St. Vancouver BC, V5L 2H3
Transit subsidies available!
Cost: $250-$500 sliding scale, subsidies available
Suggested Age Range: 12-16 (but we welcome campers who are keen from outside this age range)
Requirements: Bicycle, helmet, and closed-toed shoes. Bicycles and helmets will be provided as needed.
TO REGISTER: Email firstname.lastname@example.org with “Registration” in the subject heading. We will respond with the required forms and payment information 🙂
—BikeOUT is sponsored by:—
The Vancouver Foundation
The AMS Bike Coop / The Bike Kitchen
PEDAL Society / Our Community Bikes