< Back to Coming up


  

  

Pushy Women Learning #3

PW_Learning1.jpg

You haven't ridden a bike in a while? You don't have much experience or don't feel comfortable riding in traffic? You want some fun while you get back on your bike with a crew of likeminded women? 

The Squeaky Wheel, Catherine Deveny and her Pushy Women are here to help!  Pushy Women learning is a gentle introduction to the world of riding that will leave you invigorated and inspired to keep your wheels in motion. The 2.5hr introductory session includes:

  • FREE COFEEE on arrival (tres important) from St Ali North
  • Free bicycle tune up and fitting session from Velo Cycles
  • A story sharing session lead by our Pushy Woman host
  • Instruction on basic maintenance (ie - how to determine if your bike is safe to ride, and when it's time to take it to the bike shop for some love)
  • A very short ride down the Capital City Trail off road path to a private training space
  • A one hour lesson covering balance, braking, riding one handed (for signalling) changing gears, slow riding, starting and stopping
  • Tips and rules for riding in traffic including how to navigate intersections, roundabouts, car doors, trams (and tram tracks!)
  • High fives all round
  • A ride back to St Ali North for a delicious lunch if you care

Best of all, if you aren't able to transport or ride a bike to our starting point, the good folk at Velo will hire one to you for the whole day for the discount rate of $20. 

Fee: $15 (+30Ct booking fee) // including a cup of delicious free St Ali coffee on arrival
Bike hire: $20 contact robert@velocycles.com.au at least 4 days before the session. 

BOOK YOUR TICKET

This introductory/refresher sessions is supported by the City of Yarra and designed to welcome women in a non-sporting, social environment and show them how easy and fun it is to ride to a destination up to 7km away. 


Pushy Women Learning #3

From:

To:

St Ali North,
815 Nicholson St,
Carlton North VIC 3054 ,
Australia

+ gCal
+ iCal

{
  "website" : {
    "id" : "529fffe9e4b0ee6848ff742b",
    "identifier" : "thesqueakywheel",
    "websiteType" : 1,
    "contentModifiedOn" : 1500351707152,
    "cloneable" : false,
    "developerMode" : true,
    "siteStatus" : { },
    "language" : "en-AU",
    "timeZone" : "Australia/Melbourne",
    "machineTimeZoneOffset" : 39600000,
    "timeZoneOffset" : 39600000,
    "timeZoneAbbr" : "AEDT",
    "siteTitle" : "The Squeaky Wheel",
    "siteTagLine" : "Vehicles For Change",
    "siteDescription" : "",
    "location" : {
      "mapZoom" : 14.0,
      "mapLat" : -37.74888500000001,
      "mapLng" : 145.0301644,
      "markerLat" : -37.7659567,
      "markerLng" : 144.96121119999998,
      "addressTitle" : "The Squeaky Wheel Productions Ltd",
      "addressLine1" : "1 Bell Street",
      "addressLine2" : "Preston, VIC, 3072",
      "addressCountry" : "Australia"
    },
    "logoImageId" : "52f180c6e4b080c60b249419",
    "shareButtonOptions" : {
      "2" : true,
      "3" : true,
      "7" : true,
      "4" : true,
      "8" : true,
      "6" : true,
      "1" : true,
      "5" : true
    },
    "logoImageUrl" : "//static1.squarespace.com/static/529fffe9e4b0ee6848ff742b/t/52f180c6e4b080c60b249419/1500351707152/",
    "authenticUrl" : "http://www.thesqueakywheel.com.au",
    "internalUrl" : "http://thesqueakywheel.squarespace.com",
    "baseUrl" : "http://www.thesqueakywheel.com.au",
    "primaryDomain" : "www.thesqueakywheel.com.au",
    "socialAccounts" : [ {
      "serviceId" : 2,
      "userId" : "662457338",
      "userName" : "pip.carroll.54",
      "screenname" : "The Squeaky Wheel",
      "addedOn" : 1391057451361,
      "profileUrl" : "https://www.facebook.com/thesqueakywheels",
      "iconUrl" : "http://graph.facebook.com/662457338/picture?type=square",
      "metaData" : {
        "service" : "facebook"
      },
      "iconEnabled" : true,
      "serviceName" : "facebook"
    }, {
      "serviceId" : 4,
      "userId" : "159717749",
      "userName" : "TheSqueakyWheel",
      "screenname" : "The Squeaky Wheel",
      "addedOn" : 1390788089465,
      "profileUrl" : "https://twitter.com/TheSqueakyWheel",
      "iconUrl" : "http://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/1550947094/TSW-rgb-fb-50x50px_normal.jpg",
      "collectionId" : "52e5bdf9e4b06c2b5ce430ac",
      "iconEnabled" : true,
      "serviceName" : "twitter"
    }, {
      "serviceId" : 10,
      "userId" : "26745920",
      "userName" : "thesqueakywheel",
      "screenname" : "The Squeaky Wheel",
      "addedOn" : 1389257425959,
      "profileUrl" : "http://instagram.com/thesqueakywheel",
      "iconUrl" : "https://scontent.cdninstagram.com/t51.2885-19/11375305_826252987521215_2135022411_a.jpg",
      "collectionId" : "52ce62d1e4b09403f215dd56",
      "iconEnabled" : true,
      "serviceName" : "instagram"
    }, {
      "serviceId" : 3,
      "userId" : "56037646@N07",
      "userName" : "Bikefest",
      "screenname" : "Bikefest",
      "addedOn" : 1391212776718,
      "profileUrl" : "http://www.flickr.com/people/melbournebikefest/",
      "iconUrl" : "http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8104/buddyicons/56037646@N07.jpg",
      "collectionId" : "52ec38e8e4b01c78dd68b6b4",
      "iconEnabled" : true,
      "serviceName" : "flickr"
    }, {
      "serviceId" : 2,
      "userId" : "10153817144950334",
      "screenname" : "Berto Vaissiere",
      "addedOn" : 1474596584129,
      "profileUrl" : "http://www.facebook.com/10153817144950334",
      "iconUrl" : "http://graph.facebook.com/10153817144950334/picture?type=square",
      "metaData" : {
        "service" : "facebook"
      },
      "iconEnabled" : true,
      "serviceName" : "facebook"
    }, {
      "serviceId" : 2,
      "userId" : "10153817144950334",
      "screenname" : "The Squeaky Wheel",
      "addedOn" : 1478672175048,
      "profileUrl" : "http://www.facebook.com/thesqueakywheels",
      "iconUrl" : "http://graph.facebook.com/10153817144950334/picture?type=square",
      "metaData" : {
        "service" : "facebook"
      },
      "iconEnabled" : true,
      "serviceName" : "facebook"
    } ],
    "typekitId" : "dih6pto",
    "statsMigrated" : false,
    "imageMetadataProcessingEnabled" : false,
    "screenshotId" : "e825795f",
    "showOwnerLogin" : false
  },
  "websiteSettings" : {
    "id" : "529fffe9e4b0ee6848ff742c",
    "websiteId" : "529fffe9e4b0ee6848ff742b",
    "type" : "Non-Profit",
    "subjects" : [ {
      "systemSubject" : "other",
      "otherSubject" : "Community Organization"
    } ],
    "country" : "AU",
    "state" : "",
    "simpleLikingEnabled" : true,
    "mobileInfoBarSettings" : {
      "isContactEmailEnabled" : false,
      "isContactPhoneNumberEnabled" : false,
      "isLocationEnabled" : false,
      "isBusinessHoursEnabled" : false
    },
    "announcementBarSettings" : {
      "style" : 2,
      "text" : "

Roll Up Bicycle Valet is now being operated by Bike n' Blend. Please contact 0481 315 956 or info@bikenblend.com.au<\/a> <\/p>", "clickthroughUrl" : { "url" : "http://www.bikenblend.com.au/", "newWindow" : true } }, "commentLikesAllowed" : false, "commentAnonAllowed" : false, "commentThreaded" : false, "commentApprovalRequired" : false, "commentAvatarsOn" : false, "commentSortType" : 2, "commentFlagThreshold" : 0, "commentFlagsAllowed" : false, "commentEnableByDefault" : false, "commentDisableAfterDaysDefault" : 0, "disqusShortname" : "", "collectionTitleFormat" : "%c — %s", "itemTitleFormat" : "%i — %s", "commentsEnabled" : false, "contactPhoneNumber" : "0431 991 450", "businessHours" : { "monday" : { "text" : "", "ranges" : [ { } ] }, "tuesday" : { "text" : "", "ranges" : [ { } ] }, "wednesday" : { "text" : "", "ranges" : [ { } ] } }, "contactEmail" : "jette@thesqueakywheel.com.au", "storeSettings" : { "returnPolicy" : null, "termsOfService" : null, "privacyPolicy" : null, "paymentSettings" : { }, "expressCheckout" : false, "continueShoppingLinkUrl" : "/", "useLightCart" : false, "showNoteField" : false, "shippingCountryDefaultValue" : "US", "billToShippingDefaultValue" : false, "showShippingPhoneNumber" : true, "isShippingPhoneRequired" : false, "showBillingPhoneNumber" : true, "isBillingPhoneRequired" : false, "multipleQuantityAllowedForServices" : true, "currenciesSupported" : [ "CHF", "HKD", "MXN", "EUR", "DKK", "USD", "CAD", "MYR", "NOK", "THB", "AUD", "SGD", "ILS", "PLN", "GBP", "CZK", "SEK", "NZD", "PHP", "RUB" ], "defaultCurrency" : "USD", "selectedCurrency" : "USD", "measurementStandard" : 2, "showCustomCheckoutForm" : false, "enableMailingListOptInByDefault" : true, "businessName" : "The Squeaky Wheel Productions Ltd", "sameAsRetailLocation" : false, "isLive" : false }, "useEscapeKeyToLogin" : true, "ssBadgeType" : 1, "ssBadgePosition" : 4, "ssBadgeVisibility" : 1, "ssBadgeDevices" : 1, "pinterestOverlayOptions" : { "mode" : "disabled" }, "ampEnabled" : false, "seoHidden" : false, "userAccountsSettings" : { "loginAllowed" : false, "signupAllowed" : false } }, "item" : { "id" : "52f294bce4b0fa0f18d7a0fa", "collectionId" : "52a013b4e4b0d7c82c617ea5", "recordType" : 12, "addedOn" : 1391629475972, "updatedOn" : 1498981665074, "displayIndex" : 106, "starred" : true, "passthrough" : false, "tags" : [ "Bookings", "bookings", "Women", "pushy women", "bike skills", "Training Women" ], "categories" : [ "Pushy Women" ], "workflowState" : 1, "publishOn" : 1391629475972, "authorId" : "529fffe9e4b0ee6848ff7429", "systemDataId" : "1391639596555-Q0V7WY8UWF81UTYYO8GN", "systemDataVariants" : "950x550,100w,300w,500w,750w", "systemDataSourceType" : "JPEG", "systemDataOrigin" : "USER_UPLOAD", "filename" : "PW_Learning1.jpg", "mediaFocalPoint" : { "x" : 0.5, "y" : 0.5, "source" : 3 }, "colorData" : { "topLeftAverage" : "08614e", "topRightAverage" : "29727d", "bottomLeftAverage" : "0b634a", "bottomRightAverage" : "5c85cc", "centerAverage" : "c8c8d8", "suggestedBgColor" : "065d4a" }, "urlId" : "pushy-women-learning-1", "title" : "Pushy Women Learning #3", "sourceUrl" : "", "clickthroughUrl" : "", "body" : "

\n\n \n\n \t\n
\n \n
\n \n
\n