Remember to wear reflective clothing and use front and back lights in the dark so that drivers can see you.
Find cycle rides & groups
Sheffield is known as the outdoor city, so you can find plenty of groups who organise cycle rides.
Outdoor City: Ride
Whether you’re a mountain biker or a road cyclist, you can find Sheffield events, routes, cycling communities, ideas, and equipment reviews.
Meet people to ride with and find free rides to join.
Sheffield district cyclists’ touring club (CTC)
Enjoy a graded cycling route (including a café stop) in various locations around our region with a friendly group using the motto ‘no one is left behind’.
Use the map to find travel-related events in South Yorkshire.
Sheffield Friday night ride
Celebrate cycling and celebrate Sheffield.
Donate your own or your child’s old bike to a Bike Library for loan to children and families.
Plan your route
If you need help finding your way or are looking for inspiration for a new route use:
- Cycle Streets Journey Planner
- National Cycle Network map
- Trans Pennine Trail map and trail information
- Peak District National Park cycling routes
Cycle coaching for adults
Whether you’re a new cyclist, or someone just wanting to improve their riding skills, cycle coaching courses with Pedal Ready can boost your confidence. You can borrow a bike, learn how to ride it, and learn how to fix it with Sheffield Cycle Boost’s free schemes.
Cycle training for children
Through Cycle Leeds we run a Bikeability course that teaches Year 6 children how to cycle safely.
Courses are for groups of up to 24 children aged at least 10 years old.
To book a course for your school please email: Moira.Stevenson@sheffield.gov.uk