Take to two wheels during Women’s Sport Week with Welsh Cycling

Take to two wheels during Women’s Sport Week with Welsh Cycling

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Welsh Cycling is encouraging women across Wales to take to their bikes for Women’s Sport Week 19 – 25 June 2017.

From the mountains to the beaches, there are lots of places to get on your bike and enjoy cycling in Wales this week. Take a look at our handy calendar to find an event near you.


Kick off the week at our women-only coaching session at St Cenydd Comprehensive School, Caerphilly on Monday 19 June 6.30pm – 7.30pm. For more information email our Women and Girls Officer Emma White.

In Powys? Ride along to the Builth Monday Easy Breeze for an easygoing HSBC UK Breeze Ride at 6.30pm. Find out more.

Or if you are in Newport, join our HSBC UK Breeze Champions at 9.30am for a challenging ride through Caerleon and Usk. Sign up to ride.


Take some to check out She Cycles Wales Facebook page, a hub of activitiy for women and girls who want to cycle in Wales.


Enjoy the summer solstice with a bike a ride from Penrhyn Castle – and round off the ride with a free Yoga session in the castle grounds with the National Trust. More information.

In the south, there are HSBC UK Breeze rides in Swansea to the marina and Cardiff to Castell Coch.


Thursday our HSBC UK Breeze Champions are back on their bikes, with rides in Monmouthshire and Powys. 


Dust off your mountain bike for the Beics Brenin Women’s Ride at Coed y Brenin on Friday morning. Sign up to ride here.

Ystwyth CC launch their Schools and Adults Cycling Series Friday evening in Aberystwyth, sign on from 5.00pm. More information.

The Weekend

Ease into the weekend with the first of a series of women’s only coaching sessions at Marsh Tracks, Rhyl on Saturday 24 June at 10.00am. Book your place online.

Set yourself a challenge, and ride the Iron Mountain Sportif in Monmouthshire. Entry will be available on the day.

Take yourself to the beach on Sunday, and join the Aberavon Beach Ride with HSBC UK Breeze.

And don’t forget to share your bike adventures on social media using #WSW2017 and tag @WelshCycling and @HSBCUKBreeze in your photos.