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Shipley Greenway Opening Celebration

Just a reminder that Saturday 25 May is the official opening of Bradford’s new Canal Road Cycleway. The weather forecast is looking good! Invite: The official opening of Bradford’s new Canal Road Cycleway – a community celebration for the whole family Led Ride: Meet at 9am, Shipley, BD18 2BX Ribbon Cutting at 10am: Photos and …

Capital’s Vintage Bike Sale

Sat, 13th April 2019 (from 13:00-16:00) A selection of vintage project bikes for sale: A range of vintage project bikes Reunite with the bike of your childhood Classic 1960s Hercules Bike bric-a-brac From fixer-uppers to almost ready to ride (some of these bikes are not-restored antiques and will need a bit of work). If you’d …

Shipley Greenway Opening Celebration Ride

Opening the Canal Road Greenway: 25th May Join us for the opening celebration ride for the soon to be completed Canal Road Greenway route which will connect Shipley to Bradford with an almost entirely traffic-free or segregated route. Meet at 9:00am We’ll be riding from the Northern end down into town. Meet at the Greenway …

Jo Cox Way Yorkshire to London Bike Ride – Details Announced

The 5-day 280 mile supported ride to London from the Spen Valley will take place between 24th to 28th July. The event celebrates community spirit and raises money for The Jo Cox Foundation and More In Common. It advances the causes Jo Cox championed, is a tribute to her life, her beliefs and the spirit …

Bradford Institute for Health Research – Cycle The Yorkshire Dales

The BIHR are cycling around the Yorkshire Dales for Margaret Carey Foundation MCF because they share essential skills & get children cycling A group of Bradford Institute for Health Research cyclists are excited to announce they are raising funds by cycling 130 miles around the Yorkshire Dales Cycleway, a rather challenging 2 day ride. Donate Here …

Learn to Ride Sessions (5-14 year olds)

We’re delighted to be hosting Learn to Ride Sessions on Saturdays. Our qualified Bike-ability instructors will help get your kids on two wheels for fitness and fun! The sessions last an hour and are just £5 (to be paid on the door). For 5-14 year olds who can’t yet ride or want to raise their …

Facebook Fundraiser – You Can Help!

Our Facebook friends can now help us raise funds for our charitable work directly through their Facebook profile! All you need to do is follow this link: www.facebook.com/fund/capitalofcycling You could be doing a sponsored ride or nominating you as your preferred charity through work. All help is very much appreciated and allows us to continue …

Confidence Building Fun Bike Rides

More organised rides are coming soon…. Probably 🙂 Other events and stuff for kids is happening in the half term. We can lend you a bike and helmet for the ride if needed.  All the rides start and end at Capital of Cycling, BD1 5SD.  Please arrive promptly. All rides are undertaken at your own …