On Saturday 20th January 2018, Julie Morgan AM is hosting an event at Whitchurch Rugby Club. Just drop in any time between 10am and 1:30pm.
In case you've been avoiding social media as much as I have, Cardiff Cycle City are having a Christmas party. All are welcome to join us on Monday 18th December at 6pm at Ride My Bike Cafe (26 Park Place, Cardiff). Come along, talk cycling & eat mince pies.
https://youtu.be/JlilhksjDB8 On the 6th August Cardiff plays host to British Cycling's "City Ride Cardiff". In our previous post, details were a little thin on the ground but now there is a video and a starting location. Whilst we don't have a route yet, we know that the start point is Roald Dahl Plass in Cardiff … Continue reading HSBC City Ride Cardiff
British Cycling is looking for volunteers in the Cardiff area for its new HSBC Guided Rides programme. If you are reasonably fit and you are comfortable riding in a group, you could take part in their training day on the 1st July 2017. The assessed one-day Ride Leadership Award (Level 1) is completely free and … Continue reading Volunteers Wanted! Become a Ride Leader in Wales with British Cycling
British Cycling is arranging a series of mass rides across the UK and on 6th August 2017 there will be one in Cardiff. Promising fun for all ages and abilities, the event will offer everything from virtual reality track cycling to rickshaw rides. Cardiff is inviting cyclists to take over its streets on Sunday 6 … Continue reading Let’s Ride – City Ride Cardiff
Good news, everyone! The final stage of the 2017 Tour of Britain will end in Cardiff, bringing top-flight riders to the city centre on 10th September 2017. Cardiff will welcome the OVO Energy Tour of Britain for the first time ever, with the 180-kilometre Stage Eight beginning in Worcester and passing through Monmouthshire and Newport, before … Continue reading The Tour of Britain is coming to Cardiff
There's an inescapable sadness pervading Cardiff By Bike HQ today. This morning we learned that ultra-endurance legend Mike Hall had lost his life competing in the Indian Pacific Wheel Race. Mike was known to a few of us here in Cardiff, particularly those who got to ride an Audax or two with him, or even … Continue reading Remembering Mike Hall…
Taff Trail users should note that Cardiff University are planning to close the Blackweir Bridge between 27th & 31st March from 9am and 4pm each day. The closure is to allow them to inspect the bridge, both above and below it. There will be diversions in place, but the alternative bridge crossings are not exactly … Continue reading Blackweir Bridge Closure – 27-31 March 2017
Whilst we have been a little pre-occupied with Cardiff's Active Travel Consultation, it's worth remembering that our neighbouring counties are going through the same process. Cardiff is actually quite small and quick to traverse by bike, meaning that many of us may start our journeys in the Vale, Caerphilly, Newport or RCT. We need to … Continue reading Get involved in the Vale of Glamorgan’s Active Travel Consultation
On 20th February 2017 the Iron Bridge linking Morganstown with the Taff Trail will close for three weeks. Many of us, particularly those of us living in Pentyrch and Morganstown cut through here to access the Trail, but the bridge currently offers little room to pass anyone else using it. However, this is about to … Continue reading The Iron Bridge at Gelynis Farm to Close for 3 Weeks