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Cycling is a great sport, loved by millions around the world.

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BMX Racing

An Overview of Cycling

From young children on stabilisers, through to adults going for long countryside rides, cycling is for everyone. Sick of being stuck in traffic? Cycling to work is also one of the easiest ways to fit exercise into your daily routine. There are also a number of cycling clubs around the UK, where coffee and cake stops are as important as the route you ride!

The sport has a lot of different disciplines - BMX, Cycle Speedway, Cycle-cross, Mountain Bike, Road and Track Cycling is an excellent form of physical activity for people seeking to improve their fitness and cardiovascular health.

Involvement

Just hop on a bike and you're good to go. British Cycling, have information about clubs and racing tracks, and the Breeze programme for women cyclists offers a range of safe and sociable cycle routes for all abilities. If you don't have access to a bike there are hundreds of bike rental facilities across the UK.

Find Cycling Activities Near You

Use the search below to find local activities near you.

North Yorkshire Cycling

From the best routes, events and places to stay, to the finest cafe stops, shops and much more. Here you will find everything you need to get the most out of cycling in one of the UK's most spectac

Sustrans - Yorkshire

There are almost 800 miles of the National Cycle Network in the Yorkshire & Humber region.

This Girl Can

Tue, 01 Sep 2020

No one gets to choose how you exercise other than you. Your body, your call. And whatever that looks like, we think it’s worth celebrating.

Bikeability

Bikeability is today’s cycle training programme. It’s like cycling proficiency, but better! It’s about gaining practical skills and understanding how to cycle on today’s roads.

Let's Ride

Free bike rides to join, and great cycle routes to explore, from British Cycling and HSBC UK.

This Girl Can

This Girl Can seeks to tell the real stories of women who get active or play sport in the way that’s right for them using images that show what activity really looks like in all its glory.

National Governing Bodies

British Cycling

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Liferiders

Liferiders

Liferiders is founded on the belief that riding bikes together helps us to feel better. Simples. We help people to find a bike and re-connect with the enjoyment of cycling. Free cycling fun for all.

City of York Council Sport and Active Leisure

City of York Council Sport and Active Leisure

The Sport and Active Leisure team at the City of York Council provide support to local clubs and organisations regarding the sporting provision across the city. This includes providing information to York residents, signposting them to sporting opportunit

York Triathlon Club

York Triathlon Club

York Triathlon Club offers Swim, Bike and Run Training for all abilities.

Craven Energy Triathlon Club

Craven Energy Triathlon Club

Triathlon and Multisport club based in Skipton, North Yorkshire.

Yorkshire Vikings Triathlon Team

Yorkshire Vikings Triathlon Team

Yorkshire Vikings is a team offering Competitive Swimming, Triathlon, Biathlon and Open water swimming coaching in Selby and Surrounding areas.

Catterick Bike Library

Catterick Bike Library

Collect donated bikes, overhaul them and loan them to the local community for free. Also, service and repair personal bikes for a donation.

British Cycling - The Places to Ride Programme

British Cycling - The Places to Ride Programme

1:00am - Tue 16th November, 2021

The Places to Ride programme will fund the development of new or the improvement of existing cycling facilities in communities across England.

Cycling Instructor

Could you enthuse the next generation of cyclists?

Outspoken Training are searching for enthusiastic and energetic individuals to deliver fun, inspiring Bikeability cycle training in local primary schools. If you enjoy working outdoors, would like to work in schools, love cycling and/or have a strong interest in teaching/coaching, this will definitely appeal to you.