Cycling UK's Women's Festival of Cycling

Throughout July 2017, Cycling UK celebrated women who cycle and helped those who need extra encouragement to take up and continue cycling. Whether ten miles or 100, on and off-road, the Women's Festival of Cycling has something for everyone.

There are lots of inspiring women who enjoy cycling, and many groups and individuals who encourage women with female-friendly or women-only rides. The Women's Festival of Cycling in July 2017 aimed to bring together and inspire more women to discover the thrill of riding bikes for themselves - whatever their age, fitness or ability. It was a great success, with over 50 organisers putting on more than 70 events and rides. 

Female-friendly cycling events:

Date Event Town Group
Sep 30 Liskeard Ladies Ride (Women only ride) LISKEARD Liskeard Ladies
Oct 07 Liskeard Ladies Ride (Women only ride) Liskeard CTC Cornwall
Sandridge autumn colour Oct 07 Five Miles to Fabulous (Women only ride) St Albans South Herts Cyclists
Nov 04 Liskeard Ladies Ride (Women only ride) Liskeard CTC Cornwall
Dec 02 Liskeard Ladies Ride (Women only ride) Liskeard CTC Cornwall
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Groups with Women Only Rides

Group sort icon Type of group
Dorset Rough Riders CTC Affiliated Group
Chris Hoy with EBCC members East Bradford Cycling Club CTC Affiliated Group
East Lancashire Road Club CTC Affiliated Group
Howard Shaw, Eastbourne Rovers Cycling Club East Sussex Cycling Association CTC Affiliated Group
East Sutherland Wheelers East Sutherland Wheelers CTC Affiliated Group
Guernsey Rouleurs Cycle Club CTC Affiliated Group
Group photo Hatfield Informal CTC Group
Hertfordshire CTC Member Group
Hertfordshire CTC Member Group
Hop On CTC Affiliated Group

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