HOW TO GET INVOLVED IN ROCHESTER'S BIKE SCENE
Pata de Perro Bike Collective is a bike club in Rochester that educates youth on bike repair by using donated bicycles. This teaches hands-on, marketable skills for students looking to get involved in the local community. The club meets every Wednesday night from 5:15pm-7:00pm in the alley behind 115 N Broadway. Come join us!
Rochester Active Sports Club offers group rides every Monday and Wednesday night, leaving from either Bamber Valley Elementary or Bicycle Sports at 6pm SHARP! You can also check out their bulletin board for up to the minute news and events.
Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) provides the Rochester Olmsted Council of Governments (ROCOG) advice on the needs of bicycle and pedestrian needs in Rochester. They meet every other month on the first Tuesday. For more information, contact ROCOG’s Senior Transportation Planner, Muhammad Khan, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Active Living Rochester hopes to create a community where the healthy choice is a safe, reliable choice. Active Living Rochester is a partnership between CardioVision 2020/Mayo Clinic, Rochester Public Works, Olmsted County Public Health and Rochester-Olmsted Planning that initiated the SEE.SAFE.SMART campaign to promote safety between all forms of transportation.
Bicycle Master Plan identifies strategies and actions to better Rochester’s trails and streets for bicycling- whether it be for commuting, recreation, or a quick trip to the store.
Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota has the mission “to provide leadership and a unified voice for bicycle education, advocacy and efforts to make Minnesota more bicycle friendly so that more people will ride bicycles more often”. They are a resource for Minnesota-wide bicycle advocacy and education.
Revengeance is a group of like-minded individuals based in Rochester, MN that like to combine recreational sporting activities (cycling, running, bowling, etc…) and fun into events that are enjoyable for everyone.