The Let’s Ride Blog

Updates, ideas and inspiration from the team at British Cycling

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.

Behind the ‘Turning the Corner’ campaign

Martin Key
01/02/2017

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
27/01/2017

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.

Equal prize money: a step in the right direction

Lynn Gallagher
27/01/2017

Lynn Gallagher applauds the announcement of equal prize money in the UK national road series.

Happy Birthday Dennis

Karen Harvey
25/01/2017

Find out why everybody at British Cycling is wishing Ride Leader Dennis Fitton a happy 80th birthday. 

This week on wheels: snow way to cycle

Samantha Neville
20/01/2017

Snow in sunny Spain and plenty more strange goings on This Week on Wheels.

Ten great road routes to try this year

Tommy Morrisroe
17/01/2017

Looking for some inspiration? British Cycling’s Tommy Morrisroe suggests ten great road routes to get you going.

This week on wheels: Mind the gap

Thomas Turner
13/01/2017

Strikes, snow and stolen cows. Thomas Turner takes a look at the week that was in cycling.

New Year’s resolutions are a Breeze

Becki Morris
12/01/2017

Becki Morris believes HSBC UK Breeze bike rides are the perfect way for women to reach their health and fitness goals in 2017.