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Welcome to the SMBC Bike Safety Information page
Each month we will post new and informative articles that will help you become a better and safer

September 2019 Safety Tips
Riding in the Rain

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October 2019 Safety Tips
Traffic Circles

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May 2019 Safety Tips
Making Safe Left Turns

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June 2019 Safety Tips
Riding the Trail

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July 2019 Safety Tips
Safety Summary First Half of 2019

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February 2019 Safety Tips
Driving and Texting Should be Illegal

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March 2019 Safety Tips

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April 2019 Safety Tips

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November 2018 Safety Tips
Quick Energy and Numbness

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December 2018 Safety Tips
Safety starts with being seen.

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January 2019 Safety Tips
Be Visible in 2019

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September 2018 Safety Tips
It Goes Both Ways

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October 2018 Safety Tips
Cyclefest 2018

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July 2018 Safety Tips

Edging and Florida 3 Foot Rule

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August 2018 Safety Tips

Overlapping Wheels
Anxiety Riding in a Group

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May 2018

1. Principles of a Smart Ride
2. Group Ride
3. Hand Signals
4. Dooring

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June 2018 Safety Tips

Biking in the Heat

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What is a great way to improve your riding skills and confidence?

The FREE SMBC Smart Cycling Workshop

This one day course is for adults who would like to improve their skills while riding safely in a group on the road.

Instruction and guidance in the following areas will be provided: bike selection, basic bike maintenance, clothing and accessories, bike handling, traffic skills riding in a group, road hazards and how to avoid accidents.

Click on Smart Cycling Workshop to find out more about the workshop and how to register: Smart Cycling Workshop

Safety Related Links

Florida Bicycle Association:

League of American Bicyclists:

Think First:

Jim Dodson, Esq:

Florida Bike Law:  Florida Bike Law