Last year nearly half a million people got on their bikes in support of Bike Week and they want to make it even bigger this year! Bike Week will run from 15th – 23rd June and aims to encourage more people to dig out their bike, get back on their saddle and fall in love with cycling all over again.
After our cycling success at the Olympics, getting on your bike has never been so popular. There are more and more clubs and groups that come together to go for a cycle ride, it is a great way to meet new people, get fit and have fun! Cycling not only is great fun but it is also a cheap and healthy method of transport as well as an excellent way to stay fit and healthy.
If you’re feeling a little timid when it comes to getting on your bike, Bike Week perfect for you, with Dr Bike and safe to ride workshops running across the country, you can get help to make sure your bike is safe and ready to hit the road and there are lots of cycling events running throughout the week. Why not encourage your employer and your fellow colleagues to run a bike to work events, or how about visiting a cycling club on their open day?
So whether you are a keen cyclist look for a new challenge or a new cyclist looking for a relaxing bike ride for you and your family. Bike Week is the perfect week to get back in the saddle and enjoy a trip round your local area. Bike Week is Britain’s biggest mass participation cycling event and there are loads of events taking place across the whole country. So what are you waiting for – get on your bike!
To find out what Bike Week events are being run near you, visit their website by clicking here