Ride Up Grades By Trek Day Camp

applications for 2022 have not opened yet

Who can participate? 

20 Middle and High School Students 

  • 12-18 years old, parents welcome to supervise

  • Legal guardian permission required for all participants

  • Preference given to public high school students 

  • Child must know how to pedal a bike (if you need to learn to ride, contact us, we can help)

  • All participants, volunteers and coaches must wear masks at all times. Coaches will encourage safe distancing at all times. 

Why should young people do this? 

  • Unique Achievement for School Applications!

  • Go from Sedentary to Cyclist, or Commuter to Competitor!

  • Have Fun - Ride Bikes - Feel Good

While progressing from sedentary or casual commuter, we will teach riders basic bike maintenance, safe cycling techniques and navigation, encourage healthy habits and self-sufficiency and introduce youth to the wide world of cycling for fitness, focus and fun. It's a fantastic program for school applications.  

Where did we go?

Students who completed both weeks of the program got to see some parts of the city.   ​

  • Riverside Park

  • West Side Highway Bike Path

  • Inwood Park 

  • Central Park

  • Randall's Island

  • Van Cortland Park

  • Putnam Trail

  • Governor's Island

  • Prospect Park

Miles Ridden: 149 miles

Who Rode with us?

50% of our riders were from Brooklyn

87% of our riders attend NYC Public Schools

50% of our riders were high school freshmen