Senior Cyclists: Pedal Pushers to bring cycling to lifelong recreation

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department’s Lifelong Recreation Division is hosting a beginning level cycling fitness class aimed at increasing endurance and strength in seniors.

Cycling – Pedal Pushers is a basic introduction to indoor cycling and allows for numerous modifications to accommodate bikers in any physical condition. Classes are 11:15 a.m.-noon Fridays, July 20-Aug. 24, at the Community Building, 115 W. 11th St. Cost of the class is $37.

Register online at http://lprd.org/activity?n=327222 or at any Parks and Recreation facilities including: the Community Building, East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 East 15th St.; Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 West 27th St.; Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive; Lawrence Outdoor Aquatic Center, 727 Kentucky St.; Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St., Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Ln., or the Administrative Offices in historic South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

For more information, please contact Gayle Sigurdson, recreation programmer, at (785) 832-7920.