Cycle To Work Day
5th August 2021
Cycle to Work Day on Thursday 5th August is a national event, championed by Cyclescheme
Pledge your miles and win prizes at:
Take part in the UK’s biggest cycle commuting event
Cycle to Work Day is for absolutely everyone. It doesn’t matter if you haven’t cycled in years or have never cycled at all. This is just about giving it a go.
All the cycling action will be happening in our free
Love to Ride online community
. You can sign up with Facebook, Strava or simply by entering your details, and then connect a smartphone app so you can log their rides. All the info you need to register is on the Love to Ride website.
For that extra bit of motivation, we’ll also be running a number of prize giveaways for those logging their rides on our Love to Ride community.
London's Best Parks For Bike Riding
From Richmond to Regent’s, the capital is chock-full of green spaces that are ripe for riding around. These are the ones worth heading to
The Health Benefits Of Fresh Air
The health benefits of fresh air are plentiful. The sun’s shining today and with early morning sunrises and late evening sunsets, there’s no better time than the summer to get outdoors and enjoy some fresh air. Every cell in your body and therefore every function in your body relies upon a constant, fresh stream of oxygen. If you stay indoors or in an air conditioned environment for long periods of time, the same air can be breathed in again and again, causing the air to become stuffy and stale. Simply stepping outdoors and breathing in some fresh air can have a huge amount of health benefits…
Bike Safely & Enjoy Your Ride
Bicycling is one of the best ways to get exercise, see the sights and reduce your carbon footprint. However, bicyclists face a host of hazards. They often must share the road with vehicles, and injuries can happen even on a designated path.
The number of deaths from bicycle incidents increased 6% in 2019 and 37% in the last 10 years, from 793 in 2010 to 1,089 in 2019, according to
. Of the 1,089 bicyclist deaths in 2019, 712 involved motor vehicles.
With about 80 million bicyclists sharing the road with motorized vehicles, it is vital bicyclists – and drivers – take some safety precautions.