Cycle to Work Day is a celebration of everyday cycling. The day celebrates those who regularly pedal to work, whilst encouraging those who don’t to give it a go. Cycling to work is packed full of benefits, and Cycle to Work Day is the perfect way for you to get a taste of these. Thoses who cycle to work are:
Every year since 2012 we’ve seen thousands of enthusiastic riders hit the streets to celebrate everyday cycling. All you need to take part is a bike – new or old – and the desire to ride. You can go solo or be the change your workplace needs and organise an event for you and your colleagues. Whatever you do, however far your ride – have fun!
Make sure you pledge your ride at www.cycletoworkday.org. Your pledge will automaticaly enter you into a grand prize draw with some great prizes up for grabs including items from; Cannondale, Specialized, Rapha, Morvello, Cycle Republic, See.Sense, Beryl and Evans Cycles.
Pulling on cold, soggy lycra and wet shoes for the ride home is grim. Here’s what you can do to avoid the situation.
Tyres that are too soft spoil the way a bike rides and make punctures likely. Pumping them up now and again is an essential job.
You don’t need to look like a racer for the journey to work. Normal clothing is fine – as long as your bike is properly equipped.