May 2022 update from University Bicycle Resource Center

Our next bicycle class, “Bicycle Traffic Skills 101,” will be on Tuesday, May 24th from noon to 1:30 p.m at the shop. Learn the basics of vehicular cycling and keep yourself safe and comfortable while riding in traffic. Class taught by Chuck Strawser, UW Bicycle & Pedestrian Coordinator. This class is free.

If an hour just isn’t enough for you, the SAME subject matter, but in MUCH deeper detail, will be taught THIS Saturday, May 21st 8:00 am – 5:30 pm at 132 WARF Office Building, 610 Walnut St, on the UW Madison campus.

The cost is $50 and you can register at The class fulfills the pre-requisite requirement for the League Cycling Instructor seminar and will be taught by John Rider (contact at 608-225-5520,

If you can’t make it or would rather stay virtual, a Youtube playlist of recordings of last year’s virtual classes is available at

Our summer hours are now posted online ( and on the shop door. If more physical distance than the shop can provide is your jam, check out our Air and Repair stations throughout campus (map at

And here’s a plug for some fun stuff…Madison Bike Week is June 5-11. For more information and a list of events see

Enjoy the coming summer!

Darwin “Dar” Ward
Commuter Solutions Manager
Transportation Services
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Room 124 WARF
610 Walnut St
Madison, WI 53726
Phone: 608-263-2076
Fax: 608-265-3424
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