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  1. Top ten tips for looking after your bike

    beloved bike and will keep it in action for longer. 8. Go on a bike maintenance course If you want to try ... and fix your bike yourself, but aren’t sure how to, look up your nearest bike maintenance course. Do ask ... mechanics that can help and they’ve had training. If you are in a hurry, or if the problem really stumps ...

    Richard Monk - 16 Jun 2017 - 16:15

  2. Who is going to win the Giro d'Italia?

    of his preparation to lead Astana at the Giro. He then set off for a short training ride on 22 April, ... reporting of competitive cycle races to others, but the story of the Giro is not just about which super-fit ... leader and 2011 Giro winner Michele Scarponi. One of the most popular riders in the professional ...

    DuncanDollimore - 27 Sep 2017 - 17:03

  3. How groups in Manchester linked up for the Big Bike Revival

    and Longford Park proved when their leaders joined forces for the Big Bike Revival in 2017. Cycle Logic ... out at each other events, they were all able to reach new audiences throughout the Big Bike Revival ... For example, here we have an extensive workshop with access to three full-trained mechanics plus a trainee ...

    Victoria Heywood - 11 Jan 2018 - 11:19

  4. The Giro, and changing people's lives with bicycles

    back in 2014. Helen and her husband Mike benefited from our training courses, and then grew ... Teklehaimanot wearing the Maglia Azzuri  jersey as the leader of the mountains competition; and a rider from ... in a leader's jersey in any major race, let along the Giro, is just such a rewarding sight. Teklehaimanot rides ...

    DuncanDollimore - 27 Sep 2017 - 17:03

  5. How a shedload of old bikes is helping men in Huddersfield

    and get stuck into a project. An old railway carriage near Huddersfield train station provides the perfect ... the free maintenance courses, where we taught simple bike repairs, such as fixing punctures, removing ... wheels and re-joining snapped chains. Two members who took part in the free course went on to join ...

    Victoria Heywood - 16 Jan 2018 - 16:48

  6. Cycling UK launches the Big Bike Revival in England and Scotland

    and 41% from deprived areas. There were 648 events and 200 Ride Leaders were trained.   In autumn 2016, ... leaders were trained.    The Big Bike Revival has won the following past awards: Chartered Institute ... the country, offering training and support for volunteers to develop their own social cycling activities ...

    claire - 19 May 2017 - 11:53

  7. The Big Bike Revival

    training. The event was so positive and warming, I’ve never seen so many bikes in one place!” Events were ... advice about cycle safety, cycle training and offer help with local routes, groups, training and rides. ...

    Victoria Hazael - 19 May 2017 - 11:53 - 3 comments

  8. How to have an awesome autumn with Cycling UK

    autumnal possibility. And, of course, a quick pub stop on the way home from work or an early start ... aren't your thing, there's  plenty of other rides and events every week put on by our amazing ...

    Julie Rand - 15 Nov 2018 - 12:09

  9. Big Bike Revival proves a solid-gold success

    and Essex have been liaising with dozens of bike recycling centres and other venues and groups to put ... people easy maintenance tips, activities for all ages to enjoy, cycle instruction and plenty of ways ...

    Tony Upfold - 20 Jun 2017 - 11:53

  10. Wrapping up the Big Bike Revival

    we invited our Big Bike Revival centre leaders to a special day to help us better understand how ... of participants, from ride leaders to cycle mechanics. Encouragingly, they had come from as far away as Hastings ... At the other end there are a lot of people who are time poor, and so never get around to getting their bike ...

    Victoria Heywood - 14 Nov 2018 - 11:25

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