2009 Smart Cycling Courses


These courses are taught by PedalGR ride captain and League Certified Instructor, Joshua Duggan.  Scroll down for info on June 12-14th LCI Certification Seminar to become a Smart Cycling instructor.

Street Skills 101 class dates:

May “National Bike Month” courses:

  • Sat, May 2 – 8am-5pm, WMEAC, 1007 Lake Dr (at Diamond Ave) class cancelled; choose another class
  • Sat, May 16 – 8am-5pm, WMEAC, 1007 Lake Dr (at Diamond Ave)
  • Tuesdays, May 19, 26, and June 2 – 6pm-9pm, GRFD Training Center, 1101 Monroe Ave NW
  • Fri, July 17 – 6pm-10pm, Sat, July 18 – 8:30am-1:30pm, Plainfield Village Bike Shop

The Friday-Saturday courses are designed for those who cannot commit to a full Saturday class.  You must attend ALL scheduled sessions for multi-day courses.

All Street Skills 101 classes are $30 and include your instruction manual, testing materials, and your certificate when you pass the class.  Check back for more dates and locations.

To sign up for a class:

  1. Click here to download the registration form (form is in .pdf format, click here to get Adobe Acrobat Reader)
  2. Fill out the form and mail it with a check for $30 to:  Smart Cycling, c/o Barbara Schmid, 1949 Beard Dr SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49456
  3. Look for a confirmation of your registration via email

Smart Cycling Flyer (click to enlarge):


Please SHARE this web page with friends & family using the icons below or by emailing them a link to this page!  THANKS!

League Cycling Instructor (LCI) Certification Seminar:

On June 12-14th, you can become certified to teach the Smart Cycling curriculum right here in Grand Rapids, MI!  

For your tuition of $200 you receive:

  • 20 hours of instruction from John Rider, an experienced cycling instructor based in Madison, WI
  • Enjoy the Ride instructional DVD
  • All course materials including instructor manuals for the entire Smart Cycling curriculum
  • Many other items; check out the FAQ  at: http://www.bikeleague.org/programs/education/instructors.php

You must take one of the Street Skills 101 courses (see info above) as a pre-requisite to the LCI Certification Seminar.

If you have questions or would like to register, please email me at fotoman311 ( at ) yahoo.com
Thanks for your interest!

Be Sociable, Share!

4 thoughts on “2009 Smart Cycling Courses”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *