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8 January 2015 - 9:49am
Jasuben's story - Learning to ride at 65
Group cycling session in action
Jasuben had been wanting to join her husband on family rides for many years but had never had the opportunity to learn to cycle until she heard of some adult cycle sessions run through Cycling UK's Cycle Champions project in Leicester. Now, she's not only cycling but she's gained lots of confidence too.
11 December 2014 - 4:26pm
Pat's story - Getting back on a bike after 65 years!
Pat Lemon, Plymouth
Pat Lemon's interest in cycling was sparked when she read about another female cyclist in local newsletter. The problem was, she hadn't cycled in sixty-five years! Now, with the help of Cycling UK cycle training, she is back on her bike.
27 November 2013 - 6:10pm
Burnley Active Spaces
Burnley Active Spaces
The Active Spaces charity in Burnley operates from Townley Park and offers a range of walking and cycling opportunities to improve health for people either responding to an advert or who have been referred by a health professional.
24 July 2013 - 2:52pm
Never too late to get back to cycling
Lawrie with fellow riders
Lawrie aged 75 gets back on a bike after 40 years, joining a health ride at Moors Valley Country Park in Dorset.
15 May 2013 - 3:37pm
Cycling for mental health
The Mental Health Team and their bikes
Sheffield Cycling UK has been working with the Sheffield Health Trust for several years helping people with low level mental health issues.
24 January 2013 - 5:07pm
Getting parents cycling too
Leroy Luke and parents learning to cycle
Leroy Luke from Leicester wanted more people to enjoy cycling, so when the Cycling UK Cycling Champions project was able to offer cycling sessions to parents he jumped at the chance to be a part of it.
26 October 2012 - 3:05pm
How Cycling UK helped provide a perfect cycling solution for one family in Essex
Emily leads a group of mums cycling with their kids
Cycling UK is unashamedly enthusiastic about getting people back on a bike, often after years and sometimes for the first time ever. Many go on to make cycling a regular part of their daily lives and the benefits are huge. Lee and Emily's story is a great example.
16 October 2012 - 3:50pm
Amanda pedals through the pain of CRPS
Amanda Nelson prepares for LEJOG
Not so long ago, our Swindon Champion, Anna Cipullo, wrote a blog about Amanda Nelson detailing a strong independent women determined to battle through complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) in order to continue cycling.
26 April 2012 - 1:00pm
A statistical look at the success of Swindon's Workplace Cycle Challenge
Cycling UK and Challenge for Change logo
Find out what effect the second Workplace Cycle Challenge had on the number of people cycling in Swindon.
5 April 2012 - 3:17pm
Swindon's Over 50s training gets adults riding
Giving people in Swindon who never learned to cycle as children the chance to get pedalling
3 October 2011 - 12:13pm
Singing and cycling go together in Leicester
Emmanu-EL Apostolic Gospel Choir
One group in Leicester found cycling provided a way out of poverty related problems and helped them integrate more with their community.
1 October 2011 - 6:58am
It's never too late to start cycling in Swindon!
Up ‘n’ Cycling in Swindon
Older residents of Swindon find it’s never too late to start cycling.
  • Patron: Her Majesty The Queen
  • President: Jon Snow
  • Chief Executive: Paul Tuohy
  • Cycling UK is a trading name of Cyclists’ Touring Club (CTC) a company limited by guarantee, registered in England no: 25185. Registered as a charity in England and Wales charity no: 1147607 and in Scotland charity no: SC042541. Registered office: Parklands, Railton Road, Guildford, Surrey GU2 9JX.

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