The Let’s Ride Blog

Updates, ideas and inspiration from the team at British Cycling

What to look out for during the Tour de Yorkshire

Helen Webster

As the Tour de Yorkshire returns, British Cycling’s Helen Webster looks back at where it all began, and what we can expect from this year’s action-packed event.

This week on wheels: Pedalling votes

Thomas Turner

Prepare for snap elections, scientific studies and skateboard hybrids as Thomas Turner breaks down the Week on Wheels.

Breeze Sportives - My 60km training plan

Liz Evans

Breeze Champion Liz Evans takes on the Hemel Hillbuster sportive on Sunday. This week we caught up with Liz to find out more about her training.

10 great canal and river rides

Tommy Morrisroe

In the UK we’re blessed with thousands of miles of traffic-free waterways, offering plenty of great opportunities for cycling. Here are 10 great routes to get you started.

Sofa to sportive with Breeze and Welsh Cycling

Rebecca Morgan-Ransom

Welsh Cycling's Rebecca Morgan-Ransom introduces us to the women  undertaking a six month training plan to take on the country’s largest closed-road cycling sportive.

How to use a Cycle Routes GPX file

Matt Rudd

Find out how using a GPX cycle route file could help you plan your next cycling adventure!

This week on wheels: Burn off your Easter treats

Lucy Makinson
This weekend it’s the perfect excuse to combine two of the greatest joys in life. Warning: copious amounts of chocolate feature in Lucy Makinson’s Week on Wheels. 

Operation Tulip: Breeze ride to Amsterdam

Vanessa Brooks

Last weekend, our Breeze group in Stevenage set sail on a five day cycling trip to Amsterdam and back. Here’s Vanessa’s diary of the weekend.

This week on wheels: Lighter nights, longer rides

Samantha Neville

As more and more bikes are freed from the backs of sheds across the UK, Sam Neville gives us her take on This Week on Wheels.

My cycling life: Hayley Squires

Hayley Squires

A chance meeting with a colleague reintroduced Hayley to ‘the wonderful world of cycling’, and took her from couch potato to century rider. This is her story.