No better place than…?
All travelling one does in their lifetime supports the one’s development and ability to remain open minded. That is a fact.
A tribute ride in memory of Leeds’ John Harkins
A tribute ride in memory of the fallen Leeds’ John Harkins. Come and join us to pay our respects.
Together we can do it better
Do you know where TARA community centre is? We think you should find out as it becomes a bit more important now once you own a bike…
The apple does not fall far from the tree
The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Donít wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, you will fill yourself with hope. Barack Obama It sometimes occurs to us suddenly that […]
Old friends new things
…there is no such a thing like free… Local phrase We have had a busy time at The Bikes College in the last few weeks. We had a few interesting conversations that can lead to more good things- keep your eyes peeled so you can be upto date. Some new faces appeared in our workshop; […]
Teach the simplest things first
Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students. Solomon Ortiz It appears that The Bikes College†must be doing some things right as we teach some new things these days. We met T., 6 years old, and her parents a few weeks ago when […]
It is fine not to know
Common sense is not so common. Voltaire It gets extremely difficult to impose imagination and aspiration onto people. It is arduous to emphasise the importance of remaining imaginative while maintaining a helpful and cooperative approach. The teaching is a long process and it takes a lot of patience. It also consumes your time and energy […]
Be a bigger one
Everyone wants to belong, or be a part of something bigger than themselves… Emily Giffin This world is a strange place- as a pack animals we simply lost the skill of gathering and resolving issues using the†advantage of numbers. We turn to solitarity in whatever we do these days- for reason unknown we are unable […]
One shall change regardless!
†It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men. Frederick Douglass It was a bit of a busy bank holiday weekend at The Bikes College. We had some familiar faces visiting with the typical†“My tyre’s popped!”†and some new faces too. K. popped in one day to ask if we could swap a […]
Behaviour breeds behaviour
A teacher affects eternity as he can never†tell where his influence stops. Henry Adams Remember J. from few days ago; J. who was taught by C. how to repair a puncture?†He came back again with a friend of his. S. is 8 years old and he knows J. as they live closeby. This time again […]