American Flat Track Teams Up With All Kids’ Bikes – Roadracing World Magazine
Progressive AFT and All Kids Bike team up to offer a learning to ride program to preschools in the Charlotte area
DAYTONA BEACH, Florida (September 30, 2021) – Progressive American Flat Track proudly announced today that the series will partner with the nonprofit All Kids Bike to help teach hundreds of kids to ride by implementing a Learn To Ride program. driving to an elementary school in the Charlotte area.
On the morning of October 7, Progressive AFT staff, All Kids Bike staff and AFT stars Cory Texter and Johnny Lewis will build bikes and deliver the program to the Kindergarten physical education class in Parkside Elementary School.
At Friday’s Honda Charlotte Half-Mile event at Charlotte Motor Speedway, a flagship video of the school’s construction and delivery will be shown live and jumbotroned on the track.
As part of the Friday night racing program, there will be an opportunity for older students who already know how to drive to come and ride their bikes in the hippodrome infield in front of the fans.
This “New Generation – Bike Ride” will take place at 6:20 pm ET, just prior to the Opening Ceremonies. This bike ride opportunity is limited to the first 100 registrants. The terrain can be difficult and children need to be proficient cyclists to participate.
One free adult ticket is available with each registered young rider and must be picked up at Will Call by 5 p.m. ET on Friday, October 8. Registration is available at:
To learn more about All Kids Bike, visit www.allkidsbike.org.
Tickets for the epic Honda Charlotte Half-Mile Final at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, NC on Friday, October 8 are available now at https://store.americanflattrack.com/ebooking/ticket/view/id / 3325 / # select Tickets.
For those watching from home, live coverage will be available on any device for just $ 1.99 per month via TrackPass on NBC Sports Gold.
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About the Progressive American Flat Track
Progressive American Flat Track is the world’s first motorcycle track racing series and one of the oldest championships in motorsport history. Sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing in Daytona Beach, Florida, the series is highly regarded as the most competitive form of motorcycle track racing in the world. For more information on Progressive American Flat Track, visit us on the web, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, check us out on Instagram, stream events live with TrackPass on NBC Sports Gold and watch all the Progressive American Flat Track racing action on NBCSN.
About the Strider Education Foundation and All Kids Bike
All Kids Bike is a national movement led by the Strider® Education Foundation to deliver free kindergarten physical education learning programs in public schools, through donations from individuals, businesses and organizations . The Strider Education Foundation, a 501 (c) (3) organization, was formed in 2017. The Strider Education Foundation believes that learning to ride can help everyone lead happier, healthier lives.