Looking for a safe, healthy and sustainable way to go from point A to B? Consider cycling!
From April to July, we’re bringing cycling directly to our Smart Commute network in a series of presentations, focusing on topics such as rules of the road, choosing the right bike, cycling safety, and new routes to ride in York Region.
Click on the video titles below to view each webinar. If you’re interested in learning how Smart Commute MRH can deliver a webinar at your workplace, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Rules of the Road||In this webinar, Smart Commute Markham, Richmond Hill covers safe cycling techniques, accessories required before you start cycling, how to make left and right turns, cycling through an intersection or roundabout, and why to consider cycling while physical distancing.
Recorded on April 24, 2020.
Choosing your Bicycle
|What type of bike is best for commuting to work? What are the pros and cons of using a foldable bike? How does a road bike differ from a mountain bike? Smart Commute MRH will answer these questions, plus address the reasons why cycling is a great option for Spring 2020, in the second installment of our Cycling Webinar Series.
Recorded on May 14, 2020.
Cycling Safety and Health Benefits
|Bike maintenance is as easy as ABC (and D)! In this installment of our Cycling Webinar series, Smart Commute MRH explains how to perform an ABC check to ensure your bike is in great condition before you ride. We also review the bike accessories and clothing you need to stay visible and safe while cycling, and how to make sure your helmet is the right fit. Finally, we cover the benefits of cycling for your body and mind.
Recorded on May 21, 2020.
Rules of the Road
|In this webinar, Smart Commute Markham, Richmond Hill shows you how to communicate while cycling using hand signals and on-road positioning, while also providing tips for making left and right turns, entering roundabouts and cycling safely near large vehicles. Finally, we look at the impact of the COVID-19 restrictions on cycling behaviour at the local and international levels.
Recorded on May 28, 2020.