Cycling in Wigan and Leigh

Any new participants to the programme will receive 12 weeks free before having to purchase a pass in order to continue using our bikes. Participants using their own bikes continue to ride for free. Helmets provided on request.

NOTE: There is no need to book on to our rides unless you would like a 1-2-1 or small group ride with one of our qualified cycle leaders.

If you are new to our cycling programme you will need to complete a registration form at your first session. Alternatively this can be completed with our team.

To do this, or just to find out more information, please call 01942 488481. Inexperienced cyclists are advised to contact us ahead of attending one of our rides.

Which of our Active Outdoors cycle rides is for you?

Join one of our qualified cycle instructors on our new ‘Introduction to cycling’ course. Our 4-week cycling course is perfect for those looking to gain confidence on two wheels whilst learning the basics of cycling. Upon completion of the course, riders will have built the confidence to ride within a group for up to 1 hour on traffic-free routes. £8 for the 4 weeks..

Distance: 6-12 miles | Duration: 1-1.5 hours | Speed: 8-10 mph Our Steady Rides are the next step up from our Introduction to Cycling sessions and whilst you may encounter the occasional hill along the way, it won't be anything too taxing

Learn to ride, improve confidence, or just build up your skills to zoom out with the kids at the weekend. You can book a session at a cycle pod near you with one of our qualified cycle instructors, and even bring family and friends along.

Make the most of the lighter evenings with the Active Outdoors cycle team. Our social evening rides are perfect for those who cannot get to our daytime rides or for any of our regular riders looking to gain a few extra miles. Evening Rides are a mixture of steady and challenging rides.

Distance: 15-20 miles | Duration: up to 2 hours | Speed: approx 10 mph Our challenging rides are for the more experienced cyclist and allow you to cover a good distance and conquer some hills in the comfort of a group.

Upcoming Events

Calendar of organised cycling sessions

After your first 12 weeks of complementary bike hire you can loan a bike for £24 per 6 month cycle - subject to availability. Passes can be purchased throughout the year with prices adjusted accordingly.

Dates of hire

Passes can be purchased by debit or credit card by contacting Inspiring healthy lifestyles' Contact Centre on 01942 828508.

If you would like to pay cash, passes can be purchased from Inspiring healthy lifestyles' HQ office at Robin Park Sports Centre (1st floor).

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