Cycling resources for beginners and amateurs
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This is a curated list of websites within the cycling industry, created and maintained right here on Cyced. The idea is to assist any cyclist in anything they may need, from bikes to apps, and make it really easy to find new and great brands or products. This...read more
Part I - Road Theory Summary For first time cyclists it can be a little daunting getting onto the road with fast paced traffic and cars that like to get right up close. I’ve put together these road cycling safety points in order for you to know what the right thing to...read more
Strava has become the app to have for cyclists. You can track your speeds, distance, calories, and more, then save those stats to your profile. I've compiled some of the more practical and useful Strava features for beginner/novice riders. “This app has...read more
Being situated in Gloucestershire with beautiful surrounding countryside, it doesn’t come as a surprise to me when people ask how they can find “ bike trails near me ”. I wouldn’t consider myself as a mountain biker but wanted to create this article in order to help...read more
Part I - Before You Start Looking for a Second Hand Bike Buying second hand bikes online is a way to save money and get a good performing bike. While second hand bikes often have a few scuff marks and little scratches, they are often unnoticeable and have minimal...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.