Cycling clubs and groups
Take your cycling that little bit further by joining a cycling club to ride with like minded people. Leicester and Leicestershire boast several fantastic cycling clubs and groups, with something to cater for everyone. Here are some groups to get you started:
If we have missed your cycling group or you have set up a new club, then we would love to hear from you. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will add you to our list.
Want to get out on your bike and ride but aren’t sure where to go? Discover new cycling routes in Leicester and Leicestershire by joining a guided ride. Our group of Ride Leaders regularly lead guided rides which are suitable for all ages and abilities.
We are always looking to expand our group of Ride Leaders. Find out how you can become a Ride Leader here.
British cycling offer a range of recreation rides through the HSBC UK Let’s Ride programme. The range of programmes available include:
- HSBC UK Breeze – a women-only bike ride led by our professionally trained volunteer ride leaders
- HSBC UK Guided Rides – organised and professionally led guided rides suitable for all the family
- HSBC UK Ride Social – allowing you to join a group or club near you
- HSBC UK Let’s Ride Pop-up – a mini cycling festival suitable for all the family in a safe, traffic free environment
Simply head to the website and search ‘Leicester’ to find an event or ride near you!
Leicester Cycle Circuit
The Cycle Circuit is an innovative, fully lit 6 kilometre long and 6 metre wide circuit, suitable for learning to ride, training and racing for all abilities. The circuit is intended for use by schools, clubs & the general public. The circuit is located at New College Leicester, Glenfield Road, Leicester, LE3 6DN. Find out more here.
Going into the city centre for Christmas shopping? It’s much easier with Leicester Park & Ride. Buses 7am-7pm Monday to Saturday, 10am-5.30pm Sundays. Group tickets £3 for up to 5 people. NHS staff & concessionary pass holders free. crowd.in/kIuDk7
Make the most of the festive season with friends and family with #LeicsParkandRide’s extra Christmas services, running every Sunday in December 10am-5.30pm, inc Boxing Day. Group tickets £3 for up to 5 people. NHS staff & concessionary pass holders free. crowd.in/edMXhh
#LeicsParkandRide runs every day in December except Christmas Day, giving you more time for Christmas shopping, visiting festive attractions or meeting friends. Running from 10am-5.30pm tomorrow. Group tickets £3 for up to 5 people travelling together. crowd.in/7RsoeI
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If you’re planning to go into the city centre for shopping, relaxing or having festive fun, why not take #LeicsParkandRide. Buses running 7am-7pm Monday to Saturday, and 10am to 5.30pm on Sundays. More info at crowd.in/SlCcpf