Category «News»

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 normally £5. Note new time on calendar. For 5-14 year olds who can’t yet ride or want to raise their abilities …

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 …

Balance Bike Sessions (not currently scheduled)

We’re delighted to be hosting Balance Bike learning sessions for kids in Feb Half term! The sessions last an hour and are just £2 (to be paid on the door). For 3-6 year olds who haven’t yet learned to ride a bike Develop cycle skills and confidence All Equipment Provided Indoors Book your session(s) here …

Christmas Pizza Party!

We cordially invite all friends and colleagues who have worked with us over the last year to join us for Christmas festivities next Wednesday, 19th December. The pizza party is from 1pm until 7pm (possibly later depending on attitude of guests ;-)). For the truly committed, volunteers can help us prep 10-12.  This will involve …

We’ve got new lights!

We finally have new lighting installed in our cycling track area.  No longer is it a dingy basement, we’re fully illuminated and switched on as bright as Christmas lights. Thanks to Sal and his team (Gilders Electrical) for their hard work as well as Luke Fielding Electrical for installing a new fire alarm. We hope …