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 are located in Hengrove, on the former Whitchurch athletics track and run daily sessions to help encourage regular everyday cycling to improve riders’ confidence, health and fitness.

We offer:

  • 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 changing rooms, disabled toilets
  • Open 7 days a week

How to book

To ensure everyone has the chance to work with our instructors and have access to our cycles, you need to pre-register for the following courses. Bikeability Balance, Learn to Ride, Learn to Ride Next Steps and Family Disability.

Visit our ‘What’s On’ page to see our weekly timetable.

If you are hoping to attend last minute, please call us in advance to check there is space We may have to turn you away if you haven’t registered in advanced.

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

  • Schools

    Event starting on 30th January 2023 at 9:45am until 10:30am Schools sessions
  • Schools

    Event starting on 30th January 2023 at 10:45am until 11:30am Schools sessions
  • Disability Cycling

    Event starting on 30th January 2023 at 11:45am until 12:30pm Disability cycling

More info

Frequently asked questions

Answers to some of our most frequently asked questions

Types of cycles

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

Cycle superhereos

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.

Volunteering

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.

Privacy policy for Bristol Cycling Centre

Read our full privacy policy here.

Volunteering

The Bristol Cycling Centre needs you!

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. 

How to find us

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

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.

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    Contact us

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