Why Cycle?

There are lots of great reasons to cycle. It's great for your health, and for the environment too. Cycling gets you out in the open air, is a cheap and healthy way to get around, for work, school and leisure.

Derbyshire has fantastic road cycling for sport or touring. There are miles of traffic free trails suitable for all the family. We have some of the best mountain biking opportunities in the country, and the Derby Arena offers indoor track cycling for beginners to elite riders. There are also Inclusive Cycling Hubs offering a fantastic range of adaptive bikes that are easy to ride no matter what your ability.

Derbyshire has a great reputation for cyclo cross and other racing disciplines too. There really is something for everyone, for all seasons.

A be-spoke offering

If you would like to give cycling a go, read through the sections most relevant to you to find out how to get involved. Within this section you will find information on:

Top health benefits of cycling

Watch why cycling is such a great sport to take up.

Derbyshire Cycling Plan

The Derbyshire Cycling Plan 2016-30 was launched in January 2016.

The Derbyshire Cycling Plan has been developed by a range of partners across all of Derbyshire.

This high level plan, brings us together, committed at the highest level, to getting more people on bikes, by 2030.

For more information on the plan, click here.