Has Geraint inspired you onto the bike

Has Geraint inspired you onto the bike

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Ever wondered how to get your child into the world of cycling?

Welsh Cycling can help you every step of the way not just this summer but throughout the year with our young rider pathway we have plenty of opportunities to help your young rider get hooked on cycling for life.  

Learn to Ride – HSBC UK Ready Set Ride

HSBC UK Ready Set Ride is all about introducing pedalling to playtime, where learning together is a fun, family adventure that can be completed in three short, simple steps: Prepare 2 Ride, Balance and Pedals. With clear guides, fun games and colourful rewards, the programme provides families and schools with all they need to support children to start cycling.

HSBC UK Go-Ride – The programme has been running for over 10 years and played an instrumental part in the early years development of many of our welsh cycling programme including Tour winner Geraint Thomas.

Our Welsh Cycling coaches are running a number of sessions over the summer holidays at a number of venues across Wales.

To find out more about these and book on simply click here.

HSBC UK Go-Ride Clubs- Geraint spent his early years being introduced to racing with local HSBC UK Go-Ride club Maindy Flyers, they are one of just over 25 registered clubs in Wales who all offer regular coaching at traffic free venues to help develop your young riders through progressive coached sessions and offering your rider the opportunity to develop into competition.

If you are already cyclists who enjoy cycling with others then our network for clubs and cycling groups regularly hold weekly rides.

To find local rides in your area visit www.letsride.co.uk where you can also find rides just for women.

To find a Local club click here, with over 130 clubs throughout Wales clubs offer you a great support network to help you get more out of the sport in a fun and friendly manner.

Find an event – Welsh Cycling promote and sanction a number of events from entry level organised rides through to completion on purpose build venues such as the Velodrome, find your local event to spectate or partake in here.