Cycling

Cycling-LogoBritish Cycling is the internationally recognised governing body for cycling in the UK. The organisation covers all of the 6 cycling disciplines, including BMX, Cycle Speedway, Cyclo-Cross, Mountain Biking, Road and Track.

Breeze is the biggest programme ever to get more women into riding bikes for fun.

Our aim is to help thousands more women feel confident and comfortable about going on a ride.

Read more at Breeze Bike Rides for women

 

 

Let’s Ride

 

Find your nearby cycling activities here including:

 

  • Free cycling festivals
  • Local cycling groups
  • Organised rides
  • Women-only rides
  •  Pop-up cycle spaces
  • Clubs for kids
  • Find a cycling route

 

You can also find other resources here such as “Ready Set Ride” to help teach your child to ride.

 

Check out the website here

 

Staffordshire Cycling Maps

 

Check out Staffordshire County Council’s complete set of cycle maps for each district in Staffordshire to help you find your next route!

 

There are plenty of routes available, including suggested routes along quieter roads.

 

You can also find a cycling journey planner here to plan ahead for your journey.

 

Find the maps here

 

Ride Social

 

Cycling’s even more fun when you do it with other people. Join bike rides organised by local cyclists or create your own.

Read more at www.goskyride.com/social

 

Go-Ride is British Cycling’s development programme for young people. The programme provides a fun and safe way to introduce U16’s to the world of cycle sport and improve their skills on a bike.

Cycling-1Riders can get involved through one of our many holiday coaching programmes or at a local Go-Ride Club.

Young people will be able to sample the various cycle sport disciplines and start enjoying one of the fastest growing sports in the UK today.

For those who are already involved and want to move forwards, Go-Ride has it covered with the new Go-Ride Racing Competition Programme.

Go-Ride Racing is British Cycling’s exciting competition programme which help’s young riders make the transition from school or club coaching sessions to inter club and open regional competition. Go-Ride Racing events offer entry level, local competition for young cyclists under the age of 16. BC Racing Licences are NOT required and the events are aimed at novice racing cyclists.

Please note racing licences will be required when making the step up to regional level competition.

 

Cycling

 

Contacts

Nick Yarworth
Regional Development Manager
T: 07834 680 303
E: nickyarworth@britishcycling.org.uk

Jackie Brennan
Recreation Manager
T: 07834 518152
E: jackiebrennan@britishcycling.org.uk

For more information visit:
www.britishcycling.org.uk