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Becoming a Mountain Bike Leader - an interview with Sharon Harod Case Study
Friday, 11 April, 2014 - 17:20
Sharon during her Technical Leader Award course
We ask Sharon Harod, who recently completed her second CTC Leader course what it is that got her into mountain biking, why she wants to do it and how she found her CTC courses. More...
Mountain biking is important in the city too – cycle training for all Blog
Friday, 28 March, 2014 - 12:28
Using a city park to teach mountain biking skills
We are sometimes asked why we offer mountain biking skills in a flat city. Doesn’t it just encourage people to drive out of the city to cycle somewhere else – aren't we increasing motor traffic instead of increasing cycling? More...
March and April courses and events News
Thursday, 27 March, 2014 - 15:46
Here is the schedule for courses starting soon in Leicester. More...
Cycle Chilterns summer Bikeability sessions give children more confidence! Case Study
Monday, 3 February, 2014 - 15:04
Morning Bikeability level 1 session at Amersham
Last summer, 37 children took part in a successful series of Bikeability courses run by the Cycle Chilterns project. The courses took place over two weeks in Tring and Amersham. More...
Supporting Healthy Streets Case Study
Tuesday, 14 January, 2014 - 11:54
Healthy Streets Maintenance
CTC were funded by the Lancashire County Council Gateway programme to deliver Community Cycle Clubs in partnership with "Healthy Streets". Over the first eighteen months 23 community cycling projects were identified and supported through the work of CTC Cycling Development officer Damian Bonsall. More...
Donna - from learning to cycle to learning maintenance Case Study
Friday, 10 January, 2014 - 16:49
Donna working on a wheel
Donna has learned to ride on the roads, even tackling her toughest roundabouts and taken a two-week cycle maintenance course. We spoke to her in the autumn, and here are her plans for more cycling, and reflections on what cycling has meant to her thus far. More...
Adult Cycle Training opportunities - January 2014 News
Wednesday, 8 January, 2014 - 13:40
Adult trainee and instructor
Upcoming cycle training opportunities for adults (16 plus) in Leicester More...
Becoming a cyclist – a New Year’s resolution Blog
Wednesday, 8 January, 2014 - 13:08
Cynthia ready to ride
The glory of mastering the bike, the road and a ‘clumsy’ childhood. Read this story directly from one of the trainees on the Leicester Cycle Champions programme. More...
Triathlon England brings in CTC, the national Cycling Charity to train ride leaders. Press Release
Thursday, 7 November, 2013 - 13:17
Triathlon England has chosen CTC, the national cycling charity to design a training course for volunteer ride leaders. More...
How to change someone's life - cycle training Oxford undergraduates Case Study
Monday, 4 November, 2013 - 15:18
Student and cycle instructor
After local MP Nicola Blackwood questioned the lack of cycle training for new students at Oxford during the 'Get Britain Cycling' debate last August, CTC stepped in to offer a day of free sessions for freshers. More...
Parent and Child Cycle Training in Reading Article
Thursday, 10 October, 2013 - 12:41
Learn to cycle as a family on those short journeys
In order to encourage parents and children to cycle together, CTC and Reading Borough Council are offering parent and child cycle training to improve their cycling confidence. More...
Pedalling through the barriers to cycling Blog
Tuesday, 24 September, 2013 - 16:59
Advice during cycle training
Lorraine Stone, our Fundraising Officer, writes about her journey back to cycling, thanks to a CTC project with her local council. More...
2 courses - First Aid and National Standards Instructor News
Monday, 23 September, 2013 - 17:02
We need more cycling instructors!
We need more instructors! And we want people to be as confident as possible taking others cycling, so here are two FREE course that are coming up: First Aid in the Outdoors (2-day); and National Standards Instructor Training More...
Freshers' cycle training after call from Oxford MP to improve safety for students Press Release
Monday, 9 September, 2013 - 14:53
Riders on a street
Oxford University freshers to get free cycle training as CTC answers MP’s call at the ‘Get Britain Cycling’ debate More...
Cycle instructor wins Local Cycling Hero award News
Thursday, 5 September, 2013 - 13:42
Maryam enjoys passing on her expertise
One of our most dedicated cycle instructors, Maryam Amatullah, has won the Midlands region Local Cycling Hero award this week. More...
Cossington Street Adult Cycling Sessions updates News
Thursday, 22 August, 2013 - 16:59
Learning to ride with small bikes to borrow and a ball court
The adult cycling sessions at Cossington Street Sports Centre continue to be very popular. We have taken delivery of a shipping container at Cossington, which should help with storage and making the sessions flow easily. More...
Summer Bikeability Training in the Chilterns News
Wednesday, 24 July, 2013 - 16:02
Children's Bikeability training in the Chilterns
Get your child road-savvy on their bikes this summer. Free Bikeability training is being made available for children in the Chilterns. More...
CTC Bike Tour Leader Award course in India Day 7 Blog
Thursday, 16 May, 2013 - 16:21
Sunset over Kochi
The course concludes with some Exodus-specific training and a lot of photocopying for me! More...
CTC Bike Tour Leader course in India Day 6 Blog
Thursday, 16 May, 2013 - 16:02
Figure of 8 group riding
Riding skills and double dosa orders at breakfast made a great combination. More...
CTC Bike Tour Leader in India Days 4 and 5 Blog
Thursday, 16 May, 2013 - 14:26
Chinese fishing nets in Kochi.
Starting with loads of examples of leading, managing the group and dealing with incidents out on the road set the group up to practise these options and get feedback. All great fun and really positive learning. More...

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