Bike to Work Week

Note: This event has already past.

Date: May 14 2018, 7:30 a.m. - May 18 2018

Kelley and Patch Barracks

This STRONG B.A.N.D.S. event will be held at the rally tent on Kelley Barracks (near the Stuttgart Theatre Center) with a daily seminar held Monday through Friday from 12 – 1 p.m.

Each seminar will discuss topics such as, how to commute, e-bikes, bike maintenance, family cycling and much more. 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Kelley-Patch

Patch-Kelley

Route Ride Guides

7 a.m.

Kelley-Patch

Patch-Kelley

Route Ride Guides

7 a.m.

Kelley-Patch

Patch-Kelley

Route Ride Guides

7 a.m.

Kelley-Patch

Patch-Kelley

Route Ride Guides

7 a.m.

Kelley-Patch

Patch-Kelley

Route Ride Guides

7 a.m.

Commuting How-To +

Choosing the right bike!

Gear, Safety, Ligthing & E-Bikes DIY Bike Maintenance

Family Cycling

Bike EUROPE!

PRIZE RAFFLE

Group Ride departs Kelley & Patch at 3 p.m.

Pracitcal commuting tips:

What bike do I need?

How do I carry my stuff?

How do I get to work?

Gear Display and Demos

Rules of the Road: Bicycle safety laws/rules, bells, lights, reflectors and tips for safe commuting. and fenders.

E-bikes

Gear display

and Demos

Simple tips to keep your bike running smoothly. What tools should I keep in my bag and which ones should I leave at home? Oil? Grease? Tire pressure?

Tire change demo

Making family cycling safe/enjoyable. Tips for trailers, child seats, and kids bicycles. Using the trains to extend your travels.

Trailers, car racks, kid bikes gear

Wrap up the week with a leisurely-paced ride departing from both Patch and Kelley. Explore the 7-Mills trail and enjoy the National Neckar trail to finish at a riverside bier garten in beautiful Tuebingen. Approx. 45k, 3 hours.

Rally tents will also offer free fruit, drinks, maps, and info between the hours of 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Prize raffle will be held on Friday at noon.

At the conclusion on Friday, there will be a group ride from both barracks starting at 3 p.m. (outside of front gate of both locations) and finishing in Tuebingen.