The Let’s Ride Blog

Updates, ideas and inspiration from the team at British Cycling

Theo Takes on an Epic 28-Mile Ride in the Mud

Francis Twizell
13/06/2024

From a two-year-old riding on the back of his mum's bike to a determined nine-year-old tackling a 28-mile muddy trail, Theo's journey show how everyone can join in with Let's Ride!

Meet Tim, British Cycling Ride Leader

Francis Twizell
12/06/2024

Tim Whitaker has been leading rides throughout South Yorkshire and the Peak District with us since 2019. We asked Tim a series of questions to understand why he enjoys being a volunteer leader and part of the Let's Ride community.



Five tips for riding through winter as a Family

Hannah Lancaster
16/02/2024

Here are our top tips for riding as a family throughout the winter months, so you can all beat the colder temperatures, and can continue to have fun spending time together on your bikes.

How to create your own Muc-Off upcycled mudguard

Lucy Cranmer
11/06/2021

Step up your DIY game with a Muc-Off Upcycled Mudguard!

Try our Bike Bingo family challenge

Get outdoors, ride your bike and tick off fun challenges to become a super cyclist.

Let’s Ride Through Winter has helped me find my happy place

Breeze Champion, Esther from South Birmingham tells us about her Let's Ride Through Winter journey.

My free wheeling adventure

Alison Hemsworth
14/10/2020

Fifteen years ago I didn’t use social media and vowed I never would. That changed and I now have Facebook to thank for my return to cycling adventure.

10 Things you might not know about Cycling

Antje Bothin
19/05/2020

10 fascinating facts you probably don't know about cycling from Breeze Champion Antje. 

The Best Things in Life are Free

Pauline Cornthwaite
14/05/2020

Cycling can offer so much more for those who really want it. You will return home refreshed, in a better mood and with new resolve to stay positive in these restrictive times.

Freewheel.co.uk – Why it is easier than ever to support your local bike shop

Continue to support small business on the high street through the COVID-19 crisis without having to leave the house with www.freewheel.co.uk.

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