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iCanBike

iCanBikeImg Learning to ride a two-wheeled bicycle is a major milestone in anyone’s life. When learning is a challenge, the accomplishment and its impact can be even greater. iCan Shine Bike Camp (iCanBike) uses adapted bicycles, a specialized instructional program and trained staff to enable individuals with disabilities to learn to ride a two-wheeled bicycle.

The iCanBike Camp will take place July 8 - 12, 2019, at the Buffalo Niagara Court Center (BNCC), 425 Meyer Road, West Seneca, NY 14224. A mandatory meeting for parents/caregivers only will be held on Sunday, July 7, from 3 – 4 p.m. at BNCC.

Requirements for participation:

  • Minimum of 8 years of age
  • Able to sidestep to both sides
  • Have a disability
  • Able to attend camp all 5 days
  • Able to walk without assistive device
  • Maximum weight 220 lbs.
  • Willing and able to wear a properly-fitted bike helmet
  • Minimum inseam of 20” (measure from floor while rider is wearing sneakers)
  • Information regarding the rider's health and disability must be disclosed to ensure that camp staff and volunteers can properly serve the rider's needs.

The cost is $175 for early registration but will increase to $200 on May 1, 2019. To register and pay online, complete the form below.

The Rider Registration Form must also be completed prior to participation. 

Questions may be directed to wnylearntoride@yahoo.com or 716.817.7204. Visit wnyicanbike.weebly.com for more information.

A Rider Acknowledgment and Liability Release and a Media and Data Collection Release are included in the Rider Registration Form.

 

1219 North Forest Road | P.O. Box 9033 | Williamsville, New York 14231
Phone: 716.817.7400 | Toll Free NY 1.888.7PEOPLE | Fax: 716.634.3889

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