Cycling for Young People – beginners session

  • Broad Chalke school
Saturday 13/09/2014 10:00 - 12:00 at the Sports Field


Go Ride Cycling

in conjunction with British Cycling


Chalke Valley Sports Centre are excited to announce a new initiative in conjunction with British Cycling of 3 coaching sessions for children from the complete novice to any budding Bradley Wiggins or Laura Trott:

September 13th 10am Beginner session: Teaching very young riders how to ride a bike. Learning how to mount/dismount  a bike, pedal position, body position, balance and coordination activities, learning how to stop safely

September 27th 10am 6-12 years session: As above with progression on to bike handling skills, slow riding, follow a wheel, turning and cornering. A bike agility course will be set up using cones and taping. End of session will be an introduction to a cyclocross style race (without boards for dismounts etc)

12-16 years session starts 1pm: introduction to following a wheel, group riding. Road/off road ride, route to be confirmed


Price per session £4 – Places are limited to 12 per session


Each 2hr session takes part at the Chalke Valley Sports Centre and parents/guardians are able to join in the 12-16 year old sessions. Please e-mail or telephone Paul Hughes on 01722 780810 to reserve a place.


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