Programme Summary

iBike is the Selwyn District's cycle skills education programme. The programmes is based on the BikeReady framework.

The programme is focused on teaching our tamariki to be confident around bikes and learning cycle skills that will set them up for life. The iBike Programme is focused on year 5 and 6 aged tamariki and is being rolled out across the entire Selwyn Kura network over the coming three years.

Age Group

Year 5 & 6


Our aim is to inspire young tamariki to enjoy cycling and understand the benefits of active recreation around Selwyn, whilst also striving to reduce vehicles on Selwyn roads. The programme includes:

  • Cycle maintenance and helmet fitting
  • Basic cycling skills
  • Road rules

Further Information

For further information about the iBike programme, please contact: 

Community Cycling Pathways

“Every school and tamariki has a different biking environment to consider from a safety perspective, so it’s very exciting to work with each group and build the confidence around safety for each child in their school environment to create a lifelong love of cycling"

Our iBike Partners 

Following the successful launch of the Selwyn Sports Trusts’ iBike programme in March last year, two community focused sponsors have jumped onboard and become dual naming rights partners of the programme for 2024.

Local Real Estate company Najib Real Estate and Southbridge-based vegetable producer, Oakley’s, have combined to support the continued delivery and growth of the programme.

Read more about these two awesome local supportors below