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Adult Lessons are back!

Lesson in progress

We’re offering Adult Learn to Ride and Adult Confidence Building Cycle Lessons once again, and they’re running on Thursdays. We’re limiting group sizes to four and doing what we can to make the activities as safe as possible, and being as cautious as possible – but we think it’s time. More about safety procedures are …

Covid-19 Mutual Aid – NHS and key worker bike loans

About the scheme Capital of Cycling is working with other charities and volunteers to offer free bike loans to support NHS staff, carers and key workers across Bradford (www.capitalofcycling.org/nhs). Over 100 bikes have already been loaned. Those benefiting have included cleaners, a clinical director, nurses, doctors, GPs, emergency care assistants, physiotherapists and occupational therapists. Many …

COVID-19 Statement – All Group Activities Postponed

Due to the Corona Virus pandemic we’ve cancelled all organised group activities until further notice as well as adult and kids training activities. There is also no public access to our workshop at this time. We’re very sorry that we’ve had to do this to play our small part in combating the spread of Covid-19. …

Refugee Bikes Project Fundraiser

We’re hoping to re-start a bike gifting project for asylum seekers and refugees soon. We did some major gifting work in 2017 thanks to the generosity of the Margaret Carey Foundation and a small grant from Cycling UK. The need has not gone away and we hope to do the same in 2020. Asylum seekers …

JU:MP Programme for 10-14 year olds

We’re delighted to announce the continuation of our JU:MP on a Bike Programme – For Ages 10-14 – Saturdays 1-3pm You must live in one of these areas to get a place: Girlington, Manningham, Frizinghall, Heaton, Windhill, Allerton, Lower Grange, Undercliffe, Fagley, Eccleshill, Ravenscliffe, Bradford City centre. We invite you to sign up to our …

Feb Half Term: Balance, Learn to Ride and Family Fun!

ALL FREE! Supported by Bradford Council’s Bikeability Programme and with help from the JU:MP Programme Get your little one cycling for the first time with our balance bike sessions for tots (2-8 years old), or older kids with learn to ride (5-14 year old) and confidence building sessions or sign up for our family fun …

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 …

Celebration Ride and Pedal Powered Cinema!

When and where: Friday 27th. Ride to Saltaire Brewery from Capital of Cycling. Meeting from 4pm to set off at 5pm sharp. We expect to arrive at the Saltaire Brewery from 6pm, and the film starts at 7:30pm At Saltaire Brewery there’ll be a pedal powered cinema from 7:30pm – so you can just turn …

Bradford Cycling Festival 2019

Find out what’s going on in the weeks running up to the UCI World’s race in Bradford. Rides, family activities, arts, food and culture. It’s a big celebration of Bradford’s Cycling Scene! Apart from the race itself, particular highlights are: Community Celebration Ride and Pedal Powered Cinema event on the Friday evening before the ride. …