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 lives here I believe I’m allowed to say that, but in the last decade major improvements have been made to the infrastructure, and it’s something I’ve become hugely thankful for. Not only has day-to-day life improved here, the initiative to make the city a little nicer has made cycling here a whole lot nicer, because as we all know; one of the biggest reasons we cycle is for the view.(more…)
There’s something about joining 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+ people, who are passionate about the same thing as, you surround you. And there is something truly special about that. Club rides are a spectacular experience; filled with laughter, sweat, tears, and competition you didn’t know you had inside you.
So that’s enough build up, here’s a list of all the cycling clubs in Newport we could find. (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 to your need. (more…)
Believe it or not, there are over 10 cycling clubs in Shropshire alone. These include Shrewsbury cycling clubs and other groups that operate in areas like Telford, Ludlow, and Newport. It’s no surprise lots of cycling clubs operate in Shropshire. The scenic routes and the great pub/coffee stops are reason enough. (more…)