ilovememphisblog: Explore Memphis With Freewheel’s Spring Slow Rides
Want to explore Memphis by bike? Looking for a group to ride with, or a way to ease into street riding (since Memphis is getting more bike-friendly by the day)? You’ll want to connect with Freewheel bike group for their Spring Slow Rides, which kicks off on April 19.
If you want to reserve a bike to borrow, follow the link on each Freewheel Facebook event. You can find all of those here.
All the rides start at 6 p.m. and last about 45 minutes. Meet up in the old Kudzu’s parking lot aka across the street from High Cotton at 603 Monroe.
Here’s the schedule:
Wednesday, April 19, 6 p.m. – Riverfront & Martyrs Park
Wednesday, April 26, 6 p.m. – Uptown
Wednesday, May 3, 6 p.m. – Vance, Peabody & Annesdale
Wednesday, May 10, 6 p.m. – Medical District
Wednesday, May 17, 6 p.m. – Clayborn Temple & Downtown
Wednesday, May 24, 6 p.m. – Crosstown & Evergreen
You can read more about individual events here.
If you’re looking for more bike-related events, check out Bike-in Movie: Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure at Bikesmith on Broad on April 28 or the How to Ride a Bike classes (geared towards K-2nd graders) from Revolutions Bicycle Co-Op on April 22 and May 13.