Local Cycling Groups
Get Cycling: local groups for refresher and longer rides
Cycle Somerset is affiliated to Cycling UK (CTC) and is a club for individuals and families. There is a wide range of rides to choose from and in addition to weekend rides the club has events for ladies, ‘back on your bike’, evening and mid week groups. Membership is £10/household p.a..
Taunton Bike Club is a British Cycling GoRide club and has rides and sessions for bike skills for young riders aged 8-16 years old. Opportunities offered include cyclocross races and visits to Newport velodrome. The cost is £5 membership and £2/session.
‘Back on Your Bike’ rides are organised by Cycle Somerset and start from The Weir cafe, Coach Centre, French Weir Park . The leisurely rides explore back routes of Taunton and last approximately 90 minutes. The first ride is free.
Wellington Wheelers Cycling Club, a sociable cycling club based in Wellington, Somerset. It is a welcoming, friendly club that has three groups out every Sunday and Tuesday. Abilities range from relative beginners in the C group to racers and climbers in the A group. Loads of events are laid on throughout the year from Time Trials to barbecues. More details at wellingtonwheelers.co.uk or on the club Facebook page.