Register your event

Bike Week 2018 takes place from 9th-17th June.  To register please complete our simple form below; there are six pages so that it’s easy to complete on a mobile device too. Please note there is no log-in for organisers. Your event will be validated manually so please be patient, this is not immediate. Once processed […]

Colin Jackson: “Let’s rekindle our love of cycling and get active”

Former Olympic champion and Bike Week Ambassador, Colin Jackson, encourages people to get cycling and get the nation more active. A study commissioned by Cycling UK and Halfords, as part of Bike Week 2017, showed that more than one in 10 (12%) of British families with children aged 12 years and under have at least […]

Cycling tips: essential pieces of riding advice for beginners

A guide to the basics of kit, clothing, technique and more… These cycling tips are aimed at the beginners, those of you who’ve just started out on their great two-wheeled adventure. Our friends at BikeRadar have brought this advice together to act as your helpful riding buddy who wants to save you some time and […]

Why cycling makes you happy

Getting on our bike always makes us feel happier, even when it’s wet, cold or dark outside. There’s something about a spin of the pedals that always lifts our mood. There’s scientific evidence for the exercise-makes-us-happier theory, too. A 2010 study from the American College of Sports Medicine showed that just one 30-minute exercise session […]