Big Bike Revival

We are joining with Southampton Cycling Campaign, Southampton Cargo Bikes and Sound Cycling to put on events for this year’s big bike revival which runs until 28 July. There will be bike repair sessions, led rides, try-a-bike sessions and free cycle tuition! Try our fun quiz and pick up some free bike-related goodies. Do come along and meet us – or even help out. Everything is free, thanks to Cycling UK! Planned events so far are:

MAY
29th – Stall at Environmental Rock, The Hobbit pub. Try our fun quiz to win bike-related goodies and find about about our upcoming events and how to book free cycle tuition.

JUNE
2nd – Bike repairs at Southampton Repair Cafe, 10.30-13.00 Freemantle URC, 257 Shirley Rd SO15 3HS
6th – Led ride: “slow and sedate ride around Shirley” 2-4pm, meet ParkLife cafe, St James Park, Shirley
11th: Led ride: “leisurely ride around the Common and Sports Centre” 6.30-8.30pm, meet The Hawthorns Urban Wildlife Centre, the Common, Southampton SO15 7NN
16th – Led ride: “relaxing riverside ride” 2-4pm, meet on the ramp to Riverside Park, near Bitterne Park Triangle. This is part of the Triangle’s Clean Air Street Party so feel free to come early. The ride forms a rough figure of eight so you can join the first loop taking in Riverside Park, Mansbridge and Woodmill and/or the second loop taking in waterside locations along Priory Rd, the Northam boardwalk, Bitterne Manor Park and Chessel Bay)
17th – Let’s Ride: join the HSBC City Ride around Southampton and find our stall in East Park, 10am-3pm. Try our fun quiz, win bike related freebies and find out how to book our free cycle tuition
21st – Try-a-bike at Clean Air Day, 3-6pm Southampton Guildhall, a chance to try cargo bikes, electric bikes and more

JULY
7th – Bike repairs at Southampton Repair Cafe, 10.30-13.00 Freemantle URC, 257 Shirley Rd SO15 3HS
14th – Try-a-bike at St James Park summer festival with balance bikes and more, St James Park, Shirley 11am-4pm
Free taster cycle road craft sessions (group maximum 6 participants):
Fri 13th 18:00 – 20:00
Sun15th 10:00 – 12:00
Sun 23rd 18:00 – 20:00
Sat 28th 10:00 – 12:00
Contact Eleanor at Sound Cycling for details and to book: 07952 314768 eleanor@soundcycling.co.uk