The Let’s Ride Blog

Updates, ideas and inspiration from the team at British Cycling

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.

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.

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.

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.

This Girl Can cycle: Grace joins a Breeze ride

Samantha Neville
06/04/2017

Two years ago Grace became an inspiration to women as one of the faces of This Girl Can. Watch what happened when we asked Grace to join us on a Breeze bike ride...

Great sportives for women in 2017

Thomas Turner
24/03/2017

This year Breeze has teamed up with nine sportives in a bid to encourage more women to take part in challenge rides. Which one takes your fancy?

How Mum inspired me to become a Breeze Champion

Hattie Turner
21/03/2017

In celebration of Mother’s Day we spoke to Hattie, who was inspired to train as a Breeze Champion by her mum Jools.

Breeze to light up Newcastle for International Women’s Day

Nina Jensen
06/03/2017

We caught up with Nina Jensen, one of our Breeze Champions from Newcastle, ahead of a special UV bike ride in the city to mark International Women’s Day.

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