The Let’s Ride Blog

Updates, ideas and inspiration from the team at British Cycling

This week on wheels: bike baby on board

Callum O'Toole

An impending arrival worth more than its weight in Olympic gold, plus the slopes take their toll on Wiggo – Callum O’Toole looks back on the good and bad from a big week in cycling.

2017 Women’s Tour: spectacular London finale announced

Lynn Gallagher

The fourth edition of the world’s leading women’s road race returns for 2017 and, for the first time ever, will take to the streets of London for a spectacular grand finale stage.

Six reasons you should check out our cycle routes

Matt Rudd

All the rides we organise rely on great routes. Now we’re making our collection of cycle routes freely available.

This week on wheels: bouncing back

Lynn Gallagher

One cyclist on the road to recovery, one ex-cyclist turns entrepreneur, and one hurtles down the ski slopes – all part of Lynn Gallagher’s Week on Wheels

Breeze Champions help launch report into the value of recreation

Becki Morris

Three Breeze Champions joined British Cycling’s Becki Morris this week to help launch a major new report from The Sport and Recreation Alliance.

My work at British Cycling: Programmes Officer Rowen

Rowen Ratcliffe

British Cycling’s Programmes Officer Rowen Ratcliffe is finding the best routes and the best leaders to get the nation cycling in 2017.

My cycling life: Laura’s journey to Breeze training

Laura Orme

Laura’s battled some challenging health issues. Now she’s about to train as a volunteer Breeze Champion, and start inspiring others.

This week on wheels: lighting the way

Matt Rudd

Glowing bike lanes, miming bike magicians and the world’s longest bike bridge – all part of Matt Rudd’s wrap-up of the cycling world.

Behind the ‘Turning the Corner’ campaign

Martin Key

British Cycling’s Campaigns Manager explains the inspiration behind our latest cycling safety campaign – and how one small change to the Highway Code could make all the difference.

This week on wheels: the stage is set…

Lucy Makinson

From the steep slopes of the track to all the wrong turns, Lucy Makinson takes a look at the highs and the lows of This Week on Wheels.