SFBC Rec Ride: Adaptive Cycling SF Bike Tour

From SFBC:

The SF Bicycle Coalition is partnering with BORP to hold a bike tour of SF for people with physical disabilities. Tour some of the latest street designs that are making urban biking easier and more inviting for people of all abilities. Ride will be Approximately 3-5 miles, and include riding with traffic. Must have own bike. Ride will end at Sunday Streets in the Tenderloin. RSVP Required.

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