This page has information to assist you with making sure you are ready to ride, that your bike is maintained properly, and then later that you can feel comfortable in riding in a group, and then move on with planning and cycling your own routes and tours

Some advice for you to checkout how ready you are


    Making sure you bike is ready to go when you are


Some On-the-Road advice – especially for those new Group cycling and thinking about the rules.


Including Route Planning websites, and overcoming the mysteries of using a Garmin device (!), and thoughts on including a train journey into your route….and then when you are ready to go how to find a cafe en route, and how to find out about roadworks which could affect your route. 

And then when you’re ready to go further afield