Education & Classes

As part of the Better Bike Share Partnership, Indego partners with the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia to provide safety classes and learning opportunities for current and future Indego riders. We offer classes for all different levels of cyclists. You do not have to be a passholder to participate!

Please check back to find new dates, times, and locations of upcoming classes. If you’re interested in having Indego at your event, please check out our Partner with Indego page.

Indego Street Skills Classes

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2017 SPRING & FALL CLASS DATES (click the links to sign up).

Free Library of Philadelphia’s South Philly branch at 1700 S Broad St.

October 16  6pm–7:30pm

 

About the class:

Do you want to try Indego, but need to build a little more confidence in your city biking skills?

Are you interested in biking during the winter months, but can use some tips on doing so safely?

Indego Street Skills is a FREE 90 minute class that will give you the knowledge to bike safely and confidently in Philadelphia. We cover everything you need to know to have fun and be safe.

Includes:

  • How to use Indego

  • Rules of the road

  • Riding in traffic safely

  • Making sure your helmet fits

  • Choosing a route

  • Tips for riding safety

No bike needed! At the end of the class, you will have a chance to test ride an Indego bike (helmet provided).

Sign up or drop in!

Adult Learn to Ride Classes

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This FREE two hour class teaches adults and teenagers 16 and up how to ride an Indego bicycle. This class is perfect for those who haven’t ever ridden a bike, or haven’t ridden in a long time.

Staff and volunteers will teach participants balance, pedaling, starting, stopping, steering, and shifting gears.

This class will use Indego bikes, and participants will receive helmets.
Sign-up is required and spaces are limited.

Sign up using the links below!

Learn To Ride October 8th

Learn to Ride October 21

Monthly Ride Series

Join the Bicycle Coalition and Indego on a monthly ride throughout the city. We will be exploring different areas around Philadelphia. All rides will start at Indego stations & explore the surrounding area.

This will be an easy paced 40 – 60 minute ride with a midway break.

Bring your own bike or reserve an Indego bike in advance by clicking the links below.

*You must be 16 yrs or older to ride an Indego bike

4th Saturday of every month from 11:00am – 1:00pm

Dates and Starting locations, TBA:

10/21 Family Bike Day

Free Streets Monthly Ride Northbound and Southbound

Other Educational Resources

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Indego is teaming up with the Mayor’s Commission in Literacy and the KEYSPOTS network to offer Digital Skills and Bicycle Thrills, an introduction to using Indego as an entry point into technology use. For more details, check out our blog post about the classes.

Want more information about bicycling laws, bike lanes, or safety? Be sure to check out the Bicycle Coalition’s website.