About us

Bristol Cycling Centre is a cycle skills training facility, helping people of all ages and abilities to learn to ride in a safe, traffic-free environment. We run daily sessions on our site to help encourage everyday cycling to improve riders’ confidence, health and fitness.

We offer:

  • Learn to ride courses
  • Cycle coaching and skills sessions for all ages and abilities
  • Bikeability training
  • Wheels for All Inclusive cycling sessions
  • Volunteering and work placement opportunities
  • Facilities, including accessible changing places, disabled toilets
  • Open 7 days a week
  • Free on site parking

What’s on and booking

To view the Bristol Cycling Centre’s sessions timetable, or to register your interest in attending, click the links below.

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Timetable of sessions

We are open 7 days a week running sessions to help individuals, families and people with a range of disabilities learn to ride a bike in a safe space away from traffic.

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Register your interest

To visit our online booking click the link below. You no longer need to book for the following sessions; Rock up and Ride, Family, Disability, Rusty Bikers and Trailers, Tandems and Tag-a-longs.

Upcoming sessions

  • Bikeability Balance

    Event starting on 25th March 2023 at 9:45am until 10:30am Bikeability balance
  • Learn to Ride

    Event starting on 25th March 2023 at 10:45am until 11:30am Learn to ride
  • Family Disability session

    Event starting on 25th March 2023 at 11:45am until 12:30pm Family disability cycling

More info

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Frequently asked questions

Answers to some of our most frequently asked questions

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Types of cycles

We have a large fleet of cycles of all sizes and shaped to suit as many people as possible.

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Cycle superheroes

This is a session run in partnership with Bristol Bike Project where students learn cycling techniques and develop bike maintenance skills in a supportive, small group.

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We are looking for volunteers to help in lots of areas. If you can offer us a day or week, or something more regularly, we would love to hear from you.

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Privacy policy for Bristol Cycling Centre

Read our full privacy policy here.

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Sign up for Bristol Cycling Centre newsletter

Keep up to date with our upcoming sessions, half-term events and other cycling news.

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Gift vouchers (Pre payment cards)

A convenient way to pay for Bristol Cycling Centre cycle sessions, or to give as a gift to children and adults wanting to learn to ride.

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Vouchers (Referrals)

The Bristol Cycling Centre offers a voucher scheme, funded by various projects to encourage more people of all ages and ability to learn to ride in a safe, traffic-free environment.

How to find us

Bristol Cycling Centre, Old Whitchurch Athletics Track, Bamfield, Bristol, BS14 0XA

Travel by bus, we are on the M1 route with a stop just across the road.

Entrance via the car park adjacent to Action Indoor Sports.

Entrance to Bristol Family Cycling Centre
We're open 7 days a week

Photos of the entrance of Bristol Cycling Centre.

Contact us

You can also reach us via 01275 832800 (Mon- Sat, 10am-4pm), or send us an email to get in touch.