Smart Cycling adult bicycle class is the prerequisite for the League Cycling Instructor certification-LCI Seminar for bicycle instructor certification.

Check registration options through the City of Henderson for periodic low-cost classes or schedule directly with your LCI, Debra Stefan for semi-private instruction at the links below.

Smart Cycling classes can help you get all the benefits of bicycling and stay safe while you’re riding. Whether you’re starting out, returning to the bike after some years, or just want to hone your current skills, you need a bicycle instructor. The Smart Cycling program will make riding easier, safer, more comfortable & enjoyable. You’ll be safer and more confident on the road or the trail.

Smart Cycling 3-Hr Intro Class by Debra Stefan, LCI

SMART CYCLING INTRO Two 3-Hour Classes $97 to schedule directly with your LCI, Bicycle Instructor Debra Stefan at the links below, or check other low-cost course  options available through the City of Henderson Outdoor Recreation Department (Online registration). Successful completion of the Smart Cycling Complete Class (formerly Traffic Skills 101) is mandatory prior to registering for the Seminar with a score of 85% or better. All candidates MUST complete the class at least three weeks prior to the LCI seminar.

WHO: Anyone wanting to start bike riding on local City of Henderson trails (elementary biking skill required) Lessons to Teach You To Ride A Bike

WHO’S OFFERING THIS? League of American Bicyclists, Bicycle Instructor, Debra Stefan

WHAT: Smart Cycling Basics and Bike Ride; one-third to one-half classroom time, ride round trip route.

WHERE: Chimera Pavilion is the classroom setting for the educational segment, then the out-and-back ride returns for an optional social opportunity at Slice 19 and a great after-ride menu.

WHEN: Pre-register for two Saturdays TBA seasonally

COST: $97 payable to Debra Stefan Fitness; pre-registration is required and space is limited

WHAT’S INCLUDED: Bike education and supervised ride

WHAT WILL I LEARN? The Smart Cycling curriculum is designed to develop awareness, technique and safety skills. Students will learn about choosing a bicycle, basic parts of a bike, essential equipment, as well as how to safely and comfortably ride a bike in various traffic conditions, terrain and climates. Students are eligible to join a bike ride club on local routes led by League Certified Bicycle Instructor, Debra Stefan. All club rides are covered under the League’s insurance. Qualified participants will already have the basic ability to ride a bike. Personal bike training is available on a limited basis for those who want to learn how to ride a bike Adult Bicycling Lessons Teach You To Ride A Bike | Debra Stefan, LCI. This course will not be for those under 18 years of age unless accompanied by a parent and at least fourteen years old.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING? Bring a bike, lock, and helmet (required)

BICYCLE RENTAL RATE: $48 is the special all-day rate payable to River Mountains Bike Shop. Must mention “Debra’s Ride”.

Smart Cycling is by the League of American Bicyclists for cyclists to ride safely and effectively on roadways or bike paths with confidence. Classes are for people who want to become well-versed in safe biking on the road and bike paths.

Expand bike handling skills with a solid foundation of safe cycling principles and practices.

Safely deal with traffic and other challenges on the road or bike path.

Class duration and location access: Smart Cycling Intro is a 3-hour class meeting in the Pavilion at Chimera Golf Course, a public place inside the private guard-gated village of Tuscany. Just tell the gate security that you are going to Chimera Golf Club.

Bike Class Form
I am over the age of 18 (required) *
I live in Henderson, Nevada (required) *
I work in Henderson, Nevada (required) *
My level of bike riding experience (required) *