For 2012 the British Heart Foundation event ‘Heartride’ are offering the stunning 60 and 30 mile on road routes and also a new 90 mile sportive not for the fainthearted! In addition the 2 off road options at the famous 7 Stanes site at Kirroughtree offer some of Scotland best off road cycling.
Due to recent initiatives and development work carried out by Active Schools and Outdoor Learning Comhairle nan Eilean Siar was recently made an accredited mountain bike centre by Cycling Scotland.
Dr Adrian Davis shares his views on the impact of physical activity on children’s educational attainment.
Road cc: New figures released by Transport for London (TfL) suggest that three in four members of the Barclays Cycle Hire Scheme have started to cycle in London because of it, and that the scheme is encouraging people to cycle more on their own bikes, and to spend money on cycling equipment. The news coincides, however, with a BBC report quoting a leaked TfL internal report that says that the novelty of the scheme has worn off.
A £50m fund will deliver real benefits for sustainable transport over the next four years.
The Malawi Bike Ride 2012 is an exciting fundraising challenge being run by the charity Link Community Development Scotland. We support communities in rural Africa to improve access to quality education and teachers in Scotland to bring Global Citizenship into the classroom.
A look at a practical example of the effects of climate change and extreme weather on paths.
A COUPLE cycling more than 12,000 miles for charity have so far battled protests and sweltering temperatures on their mission to raise £100,000.
It is not all doom and gloom tomorrow as The Scottish Bike Show inject a little bit of happiness with this fantastic offer.
Experienced cyclists and those who haven’t used pedal power for years are being encouraged to take part in a special 51-mile cycle