Syllabus

Week 1

Sunday, April 9

Parent & Student Meeting: Presentation of Specialized Jynx bikes and safe riding lesson with Lindsey Hajduk and Kati Ward from Bike Anchorage

Monday, April 10

Visit to The Bicycle Shop and ride 9 miles on city streets and the Chester Creek Trail to Begich Middle School

Wednesday, April 12

Bicycle Maintenance 1 Class with Katie Spaulding and Sarah Juetten

12 mile ride on city streets and the Chester Creek Trail between The Trek Store, Begich Middle School and Steller Secondary School

Week 2

Wednesday, April 19

Pannier project at Revelate Designs with Holly Hill

18 mile ride on the Chester Creek Trail between Begich and Revelate Designs

Friday, April 21

Bicycle Maintenance 2 Class with Katie Spaulding and Sarah Juetten

12 mile ride on the Chester Creek Trail and city streets between The Trek Store, Begich, and Steller

Saturday, April 22

22 mile ride from Begich Middle School to Eagle River and back

Week 3

Monday, April 24

Route Planning Class with Taylor Hawthorne at the BP Energy Center

12 mile ride on the Chester Creek Trail and city streets

Wednesday, April 26

Fitness For Athletes Talk with Holly Brooks

12 mile ride on the Chester Creek Trail and city streets

Thursday, April 27

GRIT fundraiser ride with The Bicycle Shop and Lululemon

10 mile ride from The Bicycle Shop to Double Shovel Cidery

Week 4

Monday, May 1

Stretching, Fitness and Yoga with Christa Koos

12 mile ride on the Chester Creek Trail and city streets

Wednesday, May 3

Mountain Bike Skills with Dina Pang and Petra Davis

Saturday, May 6

Visit to the Alaska Botanical Garden with Stacy Shriner

20 mile ride on bike paths and city streets

Week 5

Monday, May 8

Bikepacking Class with Amy Breen

18 mile ride on the Chester Creek Trail and city streets

Wednesday, May 10

Volunteering for Anchorage Parks & Recreation

Week 6

Monday, May 15

Volunteering at Off the Chain Bicycle Collective

18 mile ride on the Chester Creek Trail and city streets

Wednesday, May 17

25 mile practice ride with tents and gear

Friday, May 19-21

Capstone Campout

65 mile ride from Anchorage to the Serenity Falls Forest Service Cabin at the end of Eklutna Lake, ride on the Glenn Highway Bike path and the Eklutna Lake Trail