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So, What exactly is visually impaired cycling? For people with a visual impairment or who are blind, cycling is an opportunity to continue exercising in an extremely fun environment. By using a tandem (a two person bicycle), a front rider known as the pilot can take...read more
I grew up in Shropshire. It's where I first road a bike and where I first fell in love with the countryside. So it means I should be able to provide some pretty awesome Shropshire and Shrewsbury cycling routes for you guys, right? You betcha! Below are 5 of my all...read more
So, exactly how long does it take to cycle 10 miles? It's a question many new cyclists ask before setting out on their first ride or commute of this length. Having started out on an old mountain bike in the Spanish hills, it took me on average 10.5 miles...read more
The 2017 OVO Energy Tour of Britain brings some very exciting news for us here at Cyced. Stage 7 will be finishing its grueling 186km ride in the regency town of Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. Cheltenham was not only where Cyced was conceived, but also where I...read more
We're going to give you a run down of Bristol Cycling and provide you all the information you need to get going. Bristol is a vibrant city of culture so it won't surprise you to know there are some fantastic Bristol cycling clubs and bike shops and more! Another...read more
The Cotswolds and hills go hand in hand, therefore it’s only right that Cyced dedicates an article to some of the toughest inclines in the area. Many of the hills on this list are around the Cheltenham area and are children of Cleeve Hill, the largest in the county....read more
Evan at Cyced has put together numerous Newport cycling routes so you can get out and about in South Wales. Discover the greatest views Newport has to offer and enjoy the glorious roads.<!--more--> Disclaimer: These cycling routes have been designed for riders...read more
I’m going to go ahead and say it; Newport is one of the most underrated cities in the UK with amazing bike shops, and the surrounding county is filled to the brim with outstanding beauty. The city itself hasn’t always been the best, as someone who was born and who...read more
There’s something about Newport cycling clubs that scares a large amount of cyclists, but I’m here to tell you that there is nothing to fear. I only learned fairly recently that being part of a club is like nothing else you’ll ever do. It’s not very often where 20+...read more
Shropshire has heart when it comes to cycling. Not only is the countryside a thing of beauty, but the Shrewsbury bike shops and Telford bike shops are the epicentres of knowledge and amazing gear. Be it your next new bike or a set of pedals, these bike shops will tend...read more
Gloucestershire Cycling Hub
Cyced covers Gloucestershire and Cheltenham cycling routes as well as more information about the cycling clubs in the area and other must know details. The county is host to part of the Cotswolds and has a good selection of gruelling hills to climb. Its scenery and atmosphere is a cycling haven for all that know about it.
Newport Cycling Hub
Discover why Newport is a brilliant place for road cycling. The Newport cycling hub provides information for the best bike shops and cycling clubs in the county, as well as the greatest cycling routes.
Local Cycling Routes
Cyced’s local cycling routes have been crafted by cyclists who know the area. Understanding each road and route enables us to deliver premium and enjoyable rides for you to experience. At the core of our creation, we look to take you past breathtaking views as well as making sure you get a fun and worthwhile experience. All of our local cycling routes are split into 3 difficulties, with easy being suitable for those that are already confident cycling on roads.
All our routes are available to use on Strava and to download via .GPX.