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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 does leave 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. 

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 an buy 'cycling' gear. We'll just gently take you through the basic knowledge and you need to have the confidence to start your bike journey. Wherever it may take you... See below for info on our next series.

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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 does leave 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. 

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 an buy 'cycling' gear. We'll just gently take you through the basic knowledge and you need to have the confidence to start your bike journey. Wherever it may take you... See below for info on our next series.

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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 an buy 'cycling' gear. We'll just gently take you through the basic knowledge and you need to have the confidence to start your bike journey. Wherever it may take you... See below for info on our next series.

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\"The journey of a thousand miles begins beneath one's feet.\" Lao-tzu (604 BC - 531 BC)

We find inspiration in these words when conceiving and delivering programs helping people onto bikes. Rather than asking people to 'sign up' to a pre existing notion of what bike riding looks and feels like, we strive to bring the bike riding experience to people in their own lives and communities. The Squeaky Wheel staff and committee are trained Austcycle teachers, and everyone participating in our activities are insured thanks to our partnership with Cycling Victoria. Read below about some of our existing training programs, or get in touch to talk about how we can develop a program that suits your needs.

 

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