The Squeaky Wheel is a female initiated and run organisation. This doesn't mean we are only interested in women's riding, but it certainly makes us well placed to understand the unique motivations and barriers to riding faced by women.  We know that many women feel intimidated by the thought of learning to ride a bike with men, or even learning in an environment that is too...well, 'bikey'. We've responded to this need by creating our Pushy Women Learning program. 
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We won't expect you to name the parts of a bike, or break a sweat, and we certainly don't expect you to go out and buy 'cycling' gear. We'll just gently take you through the basic knowledge and skills you need to have the confidence to start your bike journey. Wherever it may take you... See below for some info on programs.

 

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We won't expect you to name the parts of a bike, or break a sweat, and we certainly don't expect you to go out and buy 'cycling' gear. We'll just gently take you through the basic knowledge and skills you need to have the confidence to start your bike journey. Wherever it may take you... See below for some info on programs.

 

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We won't expect you to name the parts of a bike, or break a sweat, and we certainly don't expect you to go out and buy 'cycling' gear. We'll just gently take you through the basic knowledge and skills you need to have the confidence to start your bike journey. Wherever it may take you... See below for some info on programs.

 

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