4 July 2016 - 12:03pm
Hundreds of cyclists take on the Tri-Vets century ride challenge
The Tri-Vets cycle series, which started on 4 June and concludes this Sunday 10 July, has seen Cycling UK members aged 50+ from all over the country complete a 100-mile or 100-km road ride in under 12 hours. The series takes place every three years and is a sociable and fun activity which dates back to early in the last century.
25 May 2016 - 5:39pm
Two grandads and an alien are on the write road from Hungary!
They cycled more than 1,450 miles, took in the sights and sounds of seven countries, slogged up and down the Alps, and had to cope with temperatures which soared to 38°C – a sizzling 100°F in ‘old money’. As bike rides go, it wasn’t a bad effort for two grandads and an alien!
12 May 2016 - 10:46am
Winged Wheels restored to former glory on The Squirrel and The Wirral
Two magnificent Winged Wheel signs have been restored to their former glory and unveiled for public view – one on The Squirrel, the other on The Wirral. Cycling UK’s Communications and Media Officer Tony Upfold reveals how they were found, donated and lovingly renovated.
5 May 2016 - 5:28pm
Teenagers aim to be youngest to cycle 10,000km Silk Road
Teenaged Cycling UK members Charles Stevens and Will Hsu fly out to Beijing today – aiming to become the youngest people ever to complete the world’s longest, hardest, hottest and coldest cycling challenge.
8 January 2016 - 2:59pm
Essex anniversary is caught on camera
They might not have swapped Hockley for Hollywood just yet, but members of CTC Essex’s South East Group have certainly given their 40th anniversary the film star treatment.
22 December 2015 - 4:52pm
CTC Fylde Bicycle Belles celebrate ten years of friendship and fun
Nearly a decade ago, an item appeared in the CTC magazine asking for members to run special events to encourage women to cycle. 'Five Miles to Fabulous' was the name of the initiative and two women were inspired enough by it to organise a ride for their female friends.
14 October 2015 - 12:01am
Cycling's zero stars for Eurostar
CTC criticises “hypocritical” change in Eurostar policy which would make cyclists “third-class passengers”
14 October 2015 - 12:00am
Take action: Cycling's zero stars for Eurostar
CTC is spearheading a Europe-wide campaign urging “hypocritical” Eurostar to reverse its controversial decision to make cyclists dismantle their cycles before travelling.
25 September 2015 - 9:20am
CTC's Top Dog is Oscar!
CTC member Maggie Scorer and her dog Oscar have completed a 5000 mile tour by bike around the coast of Britain. The trip took 6 months and the pair averaged about 30 miles a day.
24 September 2015 - 5:15pm
Come to your local CTC Member Group AGM
Do you want to meet people like you who enjoy cycling in friendly company and want to get the most out of their favourite pastime? There are hundreds of CTC groups throughout the UK and most of them will be holding an AGM shortly.
1 September 2015 - 12:18pm
Free one-day Ride Leader workshop for Cycling UK members
Cycling with others is lots of fun and you can lead the way by attending one of our free on-road Ride Leader workshops for cycling groups new locations across the UK unveiled shortly. So watch this space as there is limited availability!Register to receive advanced notification of the upcoming Ride Leader Workshops and their locations.
9 July 2015 - 12:20pm
The John Radford Memorial Ride
John Radford was a CTC Councillor who tragically lost his life on 5 November 2014 from injuries sustained after being knocked off his bike in July 2013. He was an enthusiastic rider and a passionate advocate for cycling.
23 April 2015 - 12:32pm
The bicycling bard is Bach again
Talented virtuoso guitarist - and CTC member - Richard Durrant is following up last year's successful tour of England using a bicycle and trailer with another trip this summer that will take him from Sussex to the Isle of Skye.
31 March 2015 - 11:19am
L'Eroica & CTC Heritage Jersey Rider Package
Don't miss your opportunity to cycle back in time at this year's L'Eroica Britannia in Derbyshire's magnificent peaks with Team CTC. There are 25 places available and each rider will receive a CTC heritage jersey.