The Let’s Ride Blog

Updates, ideas and inspiration from the team at British Cycling

How to find family-friendly cycle routes

Matt Rudd
25/05/2017

For family fun, try a traffic-free cycle route at the weekend 

Breeze Sportives - Susan’s top tips

Susan Dowling
19/05/2017

After taking on her first sportive at 55, Susan caught the bug and is this Sunday riding the Mersea May event. Here are her top tips.

My cycling life: Keri Bramford-Hale

Keri Bramford-Hale
04/05/2017

After struggling with depression, Keri turned to cycling as a way of trying to improve her mental health. This is her story. 

Help us celebrate 25 years of the pink ribbon

Becki Morris
03/05/2017

We’re delighted to be working with Breast Cancer Care to celebrate 25 years of the famous Pink Ribbon.

What to look out for during the Tour de Yorkshire

Helen Webster
24/04/2017

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.

Breeze Sportives - My 60km training plan

Liz Evans
21/04/2017

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
20/04/2017

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
19/04/2017

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
13/04/2017

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

Operation Tulip: Breeze ride to Amsterdam

Vanessa Brooks
12/04/2017

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.

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