AFTERSCHOOL BIKE CLUB

Ages 5-11
3:30pm – 5pm

  • Locations:
    Buddy Pegs Family Ride HQ
  • 8th Street Market Location

1.5 Hour Class Length (**A couple of programs are 2 hours in length)

Schools out for the day – let’s ride! After school bike club is a chance for kiddos Pre-k-2nd grade who already are independently pedaling to further develop their bicycle skills, safety, and fitness, but it’s much more than that. 

After School Bike Club is perfect for kids (5-11) who are:

  • Rolling along on two wheels, without training wheels and want to start gaining more confidence ripping around town and Greenway
  • Kiddos wanting to expand their mtb skills and confidently explore more single track.
  • Kiddos who want to learn more advance mtb skills, like berms, jumps and more.
  • More advanced riders will develop critical mtb skills that will provide them with the confidence they need to excel and be safe little riders.

  • Great Gals Only programs available and more.

Buddy Pegs Ride Leaders will work hard to ensure that all kids individually progress in their skills and double their excitement for biking throughout each class. 

Choose the appropriate LOCATION & PAW level for your child during registration so we are better prepared with our coaching staff.  We can always move kiddos around on the first day if need be!

VERTICLE Paw Rating Description - UPDATED (2)

After School Bike Club – 2 PAW

$140

The Buddy Pegs Afterschool Bike Club 2 Paw session is perfect for kids who are already able to pedal independently on two wheels (without the aid of training wheels) and beginning to expand their abilities. 

 
Children will love the play-based bicycle skills and activities that help them develop bicycle safety and riding skills (Self starting, stopping, braking, etc) that prepare them to ride on greenways, low-traffic neighborhood streets, and even try out some flat easy gravel/dirt trails. 
 

CURRENT RIDING ABILITY (2 PAW LEVEL)

  • Pedaling (without training wheels) on pavement and some flat, wide dirt trails. 
  • Not yet confident cranking up hills and/or controlling speeds on downhills. 

After School Bike Club – 3 PAW

$140

The Buddy Pegs Afterschool Bike Club 3 Paw session is perfect for kids who are already able to confidently pedal and begin to expand their abilities and want to grow into little mountain bikers! 

Our focus will be on developing the foundational skills and coordination that help kids confidently navigate beginner mountain bike terrain. This includes safety skills, braking, shifting and more. 

HERE IS WHAT A 3 PAW RIDER LOOKS LIKE: 

  • 3 Paw Riders: Able to climb and descend paved pathways/greenways. Comfortable modulating speeds on downhills. Riding beginner rated mountain bike trails with moderate confidence – even a little bit of climbing / descending. Handbrakes are required.

After School Bike Club – 4 PAW

$140

The Buddy Pegs Afterschool Bike Club 4 Paw session is perfect for kiddos who are confidently pedaling on varied surfaces and want to further develop their Mountain Biking skills. This camp is a chance for intermediate/advanced young riders to enjoy the camaraderie of other kid riders and develop critical mtb skills that will provide them with the confidence they need to excel and be safe little riders and healthy and whole kids:)

We will continue to encourage social/emotional learning along with a love of nature and the outdoors while learning techinical skills to grow into ripping riders:)

HERE IS WHAT A 4 PAW RIDER LOOKS LIKE:

  • 4 Paw Riders Riding confidently on smooth, beginner and some intermediate rated singletrack trails. 
  • Comfortable with short climbs and descents, cornering on small berms, and navigating rolling terrain with small table tops (with little to no jumping). 
  • Confident with both slowing and stopping unexpectedly. 
  • Handbrakes and gears MANDATORY. 

Afterschool Bike Club – 5 Paw (7-11 only)

$140
Locations: Buddy Pegs & Coler MTB Preserve

5+ Paw Afterschool Bike Club is for 7-11 year old rippers who are confident on all intermediate (blue square) MTB trails and some black diamond/advanced trails!  We will ride our faces off, explore various trails and have amazing adventures!    

**SUSPENSION highly recommended.  Bikes will be signed off on by Buddy Pegs Coaches.

These kiddos are very confident in anticipating changes in terrain by shifting gears, braking unexpectedly and staying in control.  Sustained climbs are NOT a problem.

We will continue to encourage social/emotional learning along with a love of nature and the outdoors while learning techinical skills to grow into ripping riders:)

HERE IS WHAT A 2 PAW RIDER LOOKS LIKE: 

5 Paw Riders Confident …

  • on all blue square / intermediate mountain bike trails and possibly some black diamond / advanced trails.
  • Frequently catching air off jumps and landing in control. 
  • Able to quickly anticipate changes in terrain by shifting gears, modulating both brakes, and moving their body independent from their bicycle to stay in control. 
  • Sustained climbs are not a problem. 
  • *Mountain Bike with Gears Mandatory. 
  • Suspension highly recommended.

Girls Only – Afterschool Bike Club – 3 & 4 PAW

$140
Locations: Buddy Pegs & Coler MTB Preserve

The Buddy Pegs GIRLS ONLY (3 & 4 PAW) Afterschool Bike Club session is perfect for gals ranging from the 3 and 4 Paw Level.

This camp is a chance for beginner to intermediate/advanced young riders to enjoy the camaraderie of other gals and develop critical mtb skills that will provide them with the confidence they need to excel and be safe trail riders!

HERE IS WHAT A 3 PAW RIDER LOOKS LIKE:

  • 3 Paw Riders: Able to climb and descend paved pathways/greenways. Comfortable modulating speeds on downhills. Riding beginner rated mountain bike trails with moderate confidence – even a little bit of climbing / descending. Handbrakes are required.

HERE IS WHAT A 4 PAW RIDER LOOKS LIKE:

  • 4 Paw Riders Riding confidently on smooth, beginner and some intermediate rated singletrack trails. 
  • Comfortable with short climbs and descents, cornering on small berms, and navigating rolling terrain with small table tops (with little to no jumping). 
  • Confident with both slowing and stopping unexpectedly. 
  • Handbrakes and gears MANDATORY. 

Reference Paw Level Description Above.

8th Street Urban Shred (2,3 & 4 Paw)

Ages 5-11
1.5 Hour Class Length
4 Week Session (1 class per week)
$140

What’s an urban shred you ask? 

Think of this as more of a downtown  adventure on bikes! 

We will be exploring the fun sites we have around our new store at 8th St Market, learning how to ride safely through town, and getting to know the greenways and fun downtown riding spots! 

From hot chocolate rides and shredding on momma bear and Thaden School pump tracks, to exploring the trails around Crystal Bridges, we have so many fun adventures we want to share with you!

We will meet at Buddy Pegs 8th Street Market Retail Location each week and set off from there!.

Railyard Rally (4 & 5 Paw)

Ages 5-11
2 Hour Class Length 
Drop In Class (**MUST REGISTER IN ADVANCE)
$195 (*Bus Transportation Included)

Come ride in the Buddy Pegs bus and shred with us at the Railyard! 

We will be picking kiddos up from our new shop at 8th St. Market in our awesome new bus and heading over to the Railyard in Rogers for a fun riding session and returning to 8th St. Market at 530pm. 

4-5 paw riders only!

Send-erellas (4 & 5 Paw)

Suitable For Ages 7-11
1.5 Hour Class Length
4 Week Session (1 class per week)
Location:  Buddy Pegs 8th Street Market Location

Wednesdays | 3:30-5:00pm
$140

Our all new all girls jump class! 

We will be meeting at our new 8th St. Market retail shop and spending some time at the Momma Bear pump track and skills area to take flight before stepping up to other nearby session spots like Thaden pump track, Ravine Trail, and All American Trail! This is a 4-week progression session to help the little ladies who are a 4 or 5 paw take it to the next level!

Hips, Whips, Turns & Berms (4 & 5 Paw)

Suitable For Ages 7-11
2 Hour Class Length
4 Week Session (1 class per week)
Location: Buddy Pegs 8th Street Market Location 

Thursdays | 3:30-5:30pm
$195 (*Bus Transportation Included)

Have you rode in the Buddy Pegs Shred Express (our bus) yet?! 

Looking to ride some super fun spots around NWA? Looking to progress within your jumping or cornering? Look no further as this Paw Pup clinic is perfect for you! 

We will be picking up your kiddo from our new shop in 8th St. Market and taking them to some of the most rad trails in the area with a focus on jumping and cornering. This is a 4-week progressional clinic suited for 4-5 paw riders ages 7-11.