The independent cycling organisation, Whycycle, gives three great reasons for getting on your bike.
- Cycling is good for you
- Cycling is good for your wallet
- Cycling is good for your world
See more at www.whycycle.co.uk.
Worried that you won’t be safe on your bike? Evidence suggests that the health benefits of cycling far outweigh any safety risks. But that doesn’t mean you can’t take some sensible precautions to make yourself as safe as possible. Visit the British Cycling website for tips on how to enjoy cycling safely.
Cycling to work is a great way to save time and money whilst keeping fit and doing your bit for the environment.
With a few essential items such as a good set of lights, some reflective clothing and reflectors on your bike there's nothing to stop you peddling the night away!
Interested in debating local cycling issues and promoting cycling in Trafford? Get involved with the Trafford Cycle Forum.
Useful information on keeping your machine in good working order…
Need help to find your nearest bike shop?
Trafford Council offers free national standard cycle training to all Year 6 pupils in schools in Trafford.
If you are an adult and you would like to learn more about coping with traffic, how to be seen and safe, the best cycle routes, rules of the road and tips for all riding conditions, sign up for our FREE adult cycle training.
Do you want to cycle more? Are you looking for other people to ride with? Join others near you, or organise your own group rides – all for free!
HSBC UK Ride Social is a fun, friendly, growing community of people organising their own informal bike rides. You can join a ride, or share your own ride for others to join.
It’s totally free to join and ride. Use Ride Social to find people near you to ride with, to find groups of all levels, riding on- and off-road.
Greater Manchester Cycling Campaign also holds monthly social bike rides during summertime.
The Bridgewater Way is a major success story for cycling in Trafford – read all about it and find out how you could benefit.
Download or order a paper copy of the latest map of cycle routes in Trafford.