Buddy Pegs Bike Clubs

Bike Club Bentonville

Registration Now Open

September Schedule: K-4th Grade

Mon

Bike Club Bentonville
3:30-5:00pm meet @ 8th St Market
5:30-7:00pm meet @ Buddy Pegs HQ

Tue

Bike Club School Pick-Up
2:50-4:30pm ride from RE Baker
2:30-4:00pm ride from Thomas Jefferson Elementary
2:30-4:00pm ride from Apple Glen Elementary
Girls Only Bike Club
5:30-7:00pm meet @ Buddy Pegs HQ

Wed

Bike Club Bentonville
3:30-5:00pm meet @ 8th St Market
5:30-7:00pm meet @ Buddy Pegs HQ

Thu

Bike Club Bentonville
1:30-3:00pm meet @ 8th St Market or Buddy Pegs HQ
5:30-7:00pm meet @ Buddy Pegs HQ
 
Girls Only Bike Club
5:30-7:00pm meet @ 8th St Market

Fri

Bike Club Bentonville
3:30-5:00pm meet @ 8th St Market

Sat

Weekend Trail School

3:00-5:00pm @ Buddy Pegs HQ

Sun

Weekend Trail School

3:00-5:00pm @ Buddy Pegs HQ

All Memberships Include:

  • Unlimited classes
  • Priority advanced notice on registration for all classes and events.
  • 10% off at Buddy Pegs on parts, accessories, and labor
  • 1 free bike rental/month (friends in from out of town, demo a new type of bike)
  • Discounted pricing on Birthday Parties & Camps
  • Free open ride times in the Buddy Pegs HQ Ride Room and Backyard Skills Course (with access to ramps and other features)
  • Free initiation including bike fitting, helmet fitting, and bicycle safety check
  • Free entry to Buddy Pegs races
  • Special Member rides & parties
  • 2 Buddy Passes each month (bring a friend!)
  • and more…

Cancel Anytime With Our Frictionless Cancelation Guarantee (FCG)

Family New Member Referral Program

Refer a new Member who has not ben to Buddy Pegs before and get one month free!

Any Questions?

Call us: 479-268-4030

Email us: programs@buddypegs.com 

Girl on bike smiling and looking back over her shoulder

Why Buddy Pegs Bike Club?

Perfect for independent bike riders of all abilities in K-4th grade

  • School year programming 7 days / week
  • Multiple locations and times to match your family schedule
  • Mid day (for homeschool families)
  • Afterschool
  • Early evening
  • Weekends
  • Groups formed based on age + ability level
  • Low coach to student ratios

Bike Club Goals

Develop individual bike riding skills – All Abilities

Build self-confidence, resilience, responsible decision making, relationship skills

Connect outdoor adventure to family fun in every child’s mind

Learn to safely enjoy group rides

Create Bikers For Life!

Elementary age kids and bike coaches at a Buddy Pegs bike club Bentonville Arkansas

Who Is Bike Club For?

Kids (5-10) 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 mountain bike skills and confidently explore more single track.
  • Kiddos who want to learn more advance mountain bike skills, like berms, jumps and more.
  • More advanced riders will develop critical mountain bike skills that will provide them with the confidence they need to excel and be safe little riders.

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.

FAYETTEVILLE & KANSAS CITY LOCATIONS COMING SOON

Girl riding mountain bike

OUR RATING LEVELS (click for video explaination) 

  • 2 Paw Riders: Pedaling (without training wheels) on pavement and some flat, wide dirt trails.  Not yet confident cranking up hills and/or controlling speeds on downhills.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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 Bike Club – 3 & 4 PAW

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 Bike Club is a chance for 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.