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RIDE MY BIKE CAFE | FOOD NEWS

RIDE MY BIKE CAFE | FOOD NEWS

With constant congestion on the roads, cycling is becoming a popular mode of transport; not only does cycling offer a free, healthier experience, but businesses are now starting to cater to the lycra-clad cyclist on-the-go. The recently-opened Ride My Bike Cafe is situated near the National Museum, offering cyclists an alternative to the standard Starbucks. […]

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NED BOULTING – BIKEOLOGY | COMEDY REVIEW

NED BOULTING – BIKEOLOGY | COMEDY REVIEW

**** Riverfront Arts Centre, Newport, Fri 17 Nov I begin to wonder, in the foyer of the Riverfront Arts Centre, what sort of show this will be, as I note the number of lycra-clad calves milling about in readiness for its start. A show called Bikeology presumably attracts Bikeologists – men and women for whom […]

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REAL ALE WOBBLE | PREVIEW

REAL ALE WOBBLE | PREVIEW

The ‘wobble’ is a routed cycling course for both fun riders and intermediate bikers, with marked checkpoints where participants can trade beer tokens for locally brewed ale. This non-competitive event marks the beginning of the 10-day Mid-Wales Beer Festival, celebrating excellent local real ales, ciders, food and live music. Located in the heart of Mid-Wales, […]

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NEW CYCLING SCHEME FOR CARDIFF | FEATURE

NEW CYCLING SCHEME FOR CARDIFF | FEATURE

Cardiff City Council have vowed to take cycling seriously, and they are going to have to if they are going to reach their target of 50% of all journeys to made by walking, cycling and public transport by 2021, rising to 60% by 2026 when the population of Cardiff is looking to reach nearly 800,000. After […]

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ABERYSTWYTH CYCLE FEST | SPORTS FEATURE

ABERYSTWYTH CYCLE FEST | SPORTS FEATURE

This festival is a celebration of cycling in Mid Wales, including town centre criterium racing, downhill mountain biking and a mass participation ride – the Continental Welsh Wild West Sportive, covering all the best roads in Ceredigion. Aberystwyth Cycle Festival also includes fringe events all week and of course brings you all the thrills of […]

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VELOTHON WALES | SPORTS FEATURE

VELOTHON WALES | SPORTS FEATURE

The 140km Velothon Wales cycle race returns to the capital after a successful turn-out at the inaugural event last year. Under new management Run 4 Wales, who also host the Cardiff Half Marathon, the organisers anticipate up to 18,000 riders in this year’s event. This year, the shorter 50km race has been dropped due to […]