Tai Chi and Yoga on the Square Continue in June

In June, we will be offering both Yoga and Tai Chi on the Square. Classes are free, but you must register at the links below. Please wear a mask.

Tai Chi will be held on Tuesdays at 9 am and taught by Steve Dorage and Neil Norton. Register here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0E48A8AB29A2FF2-maytai

Yoga will be held on Thursdays at 9 am and taught by Cheryl Burnette. Bring your own mat and a block if you have one. Register here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0e48a8ab29a2ff2-mayyoga

Trails & Ales – Tuesday, May 27 at 6pm

Don’t miss out on our Trails & Ales program. Sign up now by contacting Sara Holmes at sara.holmes@decaturga.com.

Trails & Ales – Tuesday, May 27 at 6pm

Third Friday Bike Ride is May 21

Decatur Active Living is hosting the Third Friday Bike Ride on Friday, May 21. Meet in front of the Decatur Recreation Center and be ready to put wheels down at 6:30 pm. The ride is approximately 6 miles through Decatur neighborhoods and on the PATH. This is a no-drop ride; no one will be left behind.

GA Commute Options will be joining us, so come by early to pick up some freebies!

Please wear a helmet and a face covering.

This ride is not appropriate for children.

For more information on biking in the City, visit decaturga.com/biking.

It is Bike to Work Week!

Join us this week as we celebrate Bike to Work Week!

Bike commute to work and log your ride on gacommuteoptions.com to enter into a drawing for a  $25 gift card.

Stop by our Energizer Station at Decatur Recreation Center on Friday, May 21, 7-9 am. We will have Chick-fil-a biscuits and giv-aways. Our partner, GA Commute Options will also be joining us.

Join us for the Third Friday Bike Ride, May 21, at 6:30 pm. The ride begins at the Decatur Recreation Center at 6:30 pm and goes approximately 6 miles. Helmets are required. We will have some giveaways at this event as well.

Dance with Dawn Begins May 18th!

For more information, contact Sara.Holmes@decaturga.com

Trails & Ales Returns on May 27

Bike to Work Week is May 17 -21

Join us for Bike to Work Week next week. Log your rides on GACommuteoptions.com and be entered to win a $25 gift certificate. We have 8 to give away!

On Tuesday we will do a ride on the PATH with Decatur police- this will be a 4 mile ride on the PATH and bike lanes. Meet in front of the Decatur Police station; we will leave promptly at 1 pm. Please be sure to wear your helmet!

Stop by our Bike to Work Energizer Station on Friday between 7 and 9 am for a Chick-fil-a biscuit and some bike month give-aways. Then on Friday night we will host our Third Friday Bike Ride. Meet in front of the Decatur Recreation Center and be ready to ride at 6:30 pm. We will ride approximately 6 miles at a social pace. This ride is not recommended for children.

For more information on biking in Decatur click here.

May is Bike Month! Learn How to choose A Bike

Answering these few questions will help you discover what type of bike is best for you:

•Why am I buying a bike?
•How fit am I?
•Where will I ride?
•What kind of terrain will I be riding?
•Will I be carrying anything?
•How much do I want to spend?

Types of bikes:
Road: Dropped handlebars and skinny tires, for racing or touring
Mountain: Flat handlebars with a wide range of gears, large tires and suspension for unpaved terrain
Hybrid/Comfort: Provides an upright position for a more relaxed ride
Recumbent: Have a reclined position and come in a wide variety of styles
EBikes: A good alternative for those who may need a little extra push

May Classes on the Square: Tai Chi and Yoga

Join Decatur Active Living for free yoga and Tai Chi on the Square in May.

Tai Chi will be held on Tuesdays at 9 am and All-levels Yoga will be taught on Thursdays at 10 am. Tai chi will be taught by Steve Dorage and Neil Norton, and Yoga will be taught by Cheryl Burnette. Both classes are suitable for beginners as well as more experienced participants.

Due to COVID, class size is limited to 10 and registration is required.

Register for Tai Chi here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0E48A8AB29A2FF2-maytai

Register for Yoga here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0E48A8AB29A2FF2-mayyoga

Hope you can join us on the Square!