Bikeability cycle training is offered free to all primary schools in Southampton. The training follows the National Standard and helps give children the skills and experience they need to cycle safely and confidently. Children enjoy cycling and, of course, it brings many Health Benefits such as being good for your Heart, your Muscles, your Immune System and your Waistline. Cycling is also good for your Coordination and Mental Health and can help you live longer! This training is being delivered by Pedal Power Training Ltd.
The Year Five children took part in this cycling training program and had a huge amount of fun in the process. With a range of starting points, from non-riders to confident cyclists, all the children made excellent progress. As well as becoming more proficient cyclists, they all increased their knowledge and understanding of Road Safety.