Local cycling clubs

Local clubs cover all forms of cycling, including:

  • Leisure riding
  • Road racing
  • Mountain biking
  • BMX
  • Cyclo-cross
  • Bikes for disabled people

The list below covers all the local clubs we know about but there are also plenty of informal groups, which your local bike shop might be able to tell you about.

Can't find what you're looking for? If you're into competitive riding, check out British Cycling's events calendar. For long distance rides go to Audax UK.

Leisure riding

Local groups have a wide range of rides from short rides for beginners to long rides for more experienced riders to fast sport rides.

Avon Outdoor Activities Club (AOAC) - click here
Bath CTC - click here
Bath Cycling Club - click here   
Bristol Cycling Campaign - click here
Bristol South Cycling Club - click here 
Bristol Thursday Old Time Cyclists - click here
Clevedon and District Road Club - click here
Cycle Bag East - click here         
Cycle Bristol CTC - click here                                                                
CycleOut Bristol (local LGBT cycling club) - click here
North Bristol Cycling Club (filling gap between slow leisure rides and road racing clubs) - click here
Recycle your Sundays (Bath) - click here
Somer Valley Cycle Club - click here
Stokes Cycling Club (friendly local club for the Bradley Stoke area) - click here
Timsbury Cycle Group
- click here

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Mountain biking, BMX and Cyclo-cross

Stunts and mountain biking clubs.

Avon Outdoor Activities Club (AOAC) - click here
Bristol BMX Club
- click here
University of Bath Cycling Club - click here
Bristol Mountain Bike Club - click here
The Cheesy Riders (Bristol's laid back mountain biking club) - click here
Bristol Trails Group (maintaining and enjoying the trail network) - click here
North Bristol Mountain Biking Club - click here
Cyclo-cross (Western League Facebook page) - click here
Bath Cycling Club MTB Rides - click here

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Road racing

Sports rides with an emphasis on speed and distance.

Bath CC - click here
Bristol and District Triathletes (Bad Tri) - click here
Bristol Road Club - click here
Bristol Development Squad - click here
Severn Road Club - click here
Sodbury Cycle Sport - click here
Sommer Valley Road Club - click here
Velo Club Walcot - click here
Weston Wheelers - click here

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Specialist rides

All Abilities Training:  a fun cycle session aimed at making riding a bike more accessible for people with a range of disabilities - click here

Two's Company: tandem rides for visually impaired adults and children - click here

Want to add details of your club? Email betterbybike@bristol.gov.uk with your information.