The Let’s Ride Blog

Updates, ideas and inspiration from the team at British Cycling

Still lapping everyone on the couch

Becki Morris
23/02/2017

With the new This Girl Can TV ad about to air, British Cycling’s Women’s Cycling Project Manager looks back on the success of the initiative so far – and where it can go from here.

Breeze Champion Sara leads the way

Sara Braidwood
22/02/2017

Sara Braidwood is leading her 300th Breeze ride this weekend in Merseyside. We caught up with her ahead of reaching the milestone to find out about her experiences with Breeze.

This week on wheels: bike baby on board

Callum O'Toole
17/02/2017

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
15/02/2017

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
10/02/2017

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
10/02/2017

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
10/02/2017

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
08/02/2017

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
06/02/2017

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
03/02/2017

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.