Location: 1335 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA
Hours of Operation:
Wednesday 11 – 5, Saturday 10 – 4
(No service if raining)
Cost: No charge for people with disabilities.
Minimum Age: 18
How It Works:
Step 1: Review our available adaptive bikes and hours. (Reservation System coming soon, until then we are operating on a walk-up basis, but you may email email@example.com to request a reservation. Provide name, date, time, and bike model.
Step 2: Get Registered– If it is your first time, show up at the Adaptive Bike Share 30 minutes before you want to ride.
Join the Ford Go Bike Program either by using our available computer or your phone. Save time by downloading the Ford GoBike App in advance. You will also have to complete a paper liability and registration form on site. You will be given a code on site to waive your membership fee.
Note: You will be required to have a credit card to register online.
No Credit Card? If you do not have a credit card; you can register before your visit through the Bike Share for All Program, information is here: https://www.fordgobike.com/pricing/bikeshareforall
Want to try it before registering? One fitting session and a ride in a limited area is allowed without membership required as long as
a) required forms at station are completed and signed,
b) 2 valid ID’s and your mobility device are left as security.
Step 3: Get Fitted and Trained – BORP Staff will help you select an appropriate bike and adjust it to fit you; and train you how to pedal, steer, brake, and change gears.
Riders must be able to transfer to cycles independently or come with attendants capable of assisting. Stepped chairs, and a hoyer lift are available for assistance. BORP staff will assist with balance, stabilization, and fitting, but will not lift or lower weight.
Step 4: Go Ride!