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Calendar of Events

  • Bicycle related events are listed in more detail on the bikeUMD facebook page.


bikeUMD offers classes in cycling, commuting, and maintenance through a collaboration with Outdoor Recreation Services.

Learn to Ride

Learn to bike classes are offered on a one-on-one basis. Email for more information and to check availability.

Biking 101

Traffic Skills 101 is a courses developed by the League of American Bicyclists (LAB) and is taught by a League Certified Instructor. This class gives cyclists the confidence they need to ride safely and legally in traffic or on the trail. Students can expect to learn how to conduct bicycle safety checks, fix a flat, on-bike skills and crash avoidance techniques. This is a non-credit course that will be offered in the 2nd Spring 8 week session. Email for more information.

Custom Bike related Clinics

Custom clinics are by appointment only. Make your reservation with the Outdoor Recreation Center (ORC) Rental Desk, 301.226.4453.

All Clinics are $20/person and minimum group size is 3 people. Clinic topics include:

Mountain Biking
Bike Repair/Maintenance


Bike Repair Stations

- Press Release -
Campus Bicycle Study Facilities Master Plan
Link to Bike study Link to Facilities Master Plan
  bikeUMD has been charged with the implementation of the biking elements of the Facilities Master Plan 2011-2030 update.

Bike Count

bikeUMD conducts a bike count as part of the bicycle program evaluation process. Bicycles are manually counted at several locations around campus.

Bicycle Counts
Ridership is up 30%

Bike count table

Women ridership has increased 6%

Bike count table

Helmet use has not changed. Cyclists are not
required to use helmets after the age of 16.Bike count table

Bike count table

Women ridership has increased 6%