Despite the rowing numbers of cyclists, women are still under reprenssinged with only 1% of all women cycling regularly. We have to some extent got over the image issue with cycling – everyone know its cool and you odnt have to be a Lycra dork to ride a bike but tere are still barriers that are severly hiderig the grwith amohgrst us ladies
Cycling UK are on mission to fo somethng about and have come up with a great idea….
Refer a friend – they are asking al women who cycle to encourage a feined or family memeber to get on their bike this month. I love this idea and it feels like a great, supportove and relaitoc way we can all get invlved to make a diffremce. So we asl you all, our customers, our readers our lovley lades who cycling to joing on this camoigan for July.
Who is that person who you know wants to cycle but jist hasnt git arund for it or is nervous about the roads or hasnt got a bike at the moment. Can you gve them some advice, can you eldn them a bik e or help them buy a good second hand one. Can you have that cjat wit them. See what you can do to help them, invite them out wth you if they are local.
It’s only the 2nd toda so there is whole nother 29 days.
This can run on instagram #womenwhocycle.
From running Cyclechic I have seen how powerful suppirt from felow women is in cycling, seeing others do it mae you want to. But for many the barreors are still there. 10 things you could do to help a freind get on their bike this month.
Cycling UK kicked off their Women’s festival of cycling today with 200 ladies cycling through London to Parliament. The ride wa sled by Presenter Anjelica and it to highlight
Throughout July Cycling UK will be running various rides and events throughout the countr to try and encourage mor wwomen to get on their bikes.