Recommendations and Events
Check out all of the events which b-buddies,
Soar Valley Cycles and all of our friends are part of to see
what you can get involved in around your local area!
Below are links to all of our friends within
the cycling comminty, have a look what they do and
where you can find them


Whether you are an experienced skater looking for somewhere to practice, a brand new beginner wanting to learn or just after some fun with family and friends SkateIt with us!

A third of the 1km circuit will be seperated from the main area to produce a beginners area for learning to skate or expanding your skills within our Skate School. There will also be lots of games to take part in.

So give it a go! Dig out them skates and bring along all of your mates!

Event times:


Event dates:
Friday 6th July  2018- FREE entry
​£1 hired skates

Continues throughout July and August with...
£5 entry
£3 for under 5's
£1 hired skates
**cash only**

Leicester Cycle Circuit, LE3 6RJ

Parking: Yes
Changing facilities: Yes
Toilets: Yes
Children under 13's must be accompanied by an adult .

A disclaimer must be signed before entering our venue.
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Soar Valley Cycles
Soar Valley Cycles is a business operated by Martin, and partnered with
b-buddies cycle training. It provides a complete cycle maintenance programme including servicing, repairs, maintenance classes and bike clinics.

Martin is not only a Cytech qualified cycle technician but also a cycle intstructor, coach and mountain bike instructor. With an understanding of all aspects of cycling he can assist you keeping your 2, 3 & 4 bike wheels rolling smoothly.
Ride Leicester
Ride Leicester Media Hub. Volunteers helping to build a cycling & people-friendly city. Bike projects & events supported by Cycle City Workshop monthly meetings. Views expressed are individual.
Ride Leicester Social
Leicester Ride Social is a team of Ride Leaders providing lead rides in the city in conjunction with Leicester City Council.  These rides will show you places of interest that you may not know were there.
British Cycling Lets Ride
Guided rides of various distances around the country organised and lead by British Cycling Ride Leaders. These ensure you have an enjoyable and safe ride.
A new monthly festival for Leicester celebrating people-friendly streets, on the last Sunday each month.

A FREE event for families – arrive on foot, by bicycle, tricycle, skateboard, roller-skate or bus. Sign up for organised neighbourhood rides to and from Open Streets at Market Square via

There are free guided rides and walks from Market Square during ‘Open Streets including;
Graffiti Art Walks & Rides led by Graffwerks HQ
Heritage Walks & Rides (Suffragettes, Wolsey & RIII) led by Ride Leicester & Blue Plaque Tours
Suffragettes, Kings & Courtiers Heritage Tours on foot & cycle

With a bike-fix & bike try-out on Market Square and a Cycle Market for Leicester bike shops & projects and interactive entertainment and street-food there is something for everyone.

Open Streets is supported by Ride Leicester, British Cycling, Sustrans, Choose How You Move, B-Buddies, Graffwerks & Leicester Markets.

Event times:

11:00amm to 2:00pm

Event dates:
May 27th 2018
June 24th 2018
July 29th 2018
August 26th 2018
September 30th 2018
October 28th 2018
November 25th 2018

New Market Square, Leicester 

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Leicester Women's Velo
Leicester Women's Velo is a Cycling Club for the women of Leicester, Leicestershire and beyond, initiated by a group of Leicester Breeze Champions who were (and still are) passionate about encouraging more women onto bikes.
Leicester Cycle Circuit
The outdoor facility, which will be called Leicester Cycle Circuit, is being built on land at New College Leicester. It will provide a traffic-free place for cyclists of all ages and abilities to train and ride.
Charnwood Cycling Club
Want to improve your cycling and have fun? The community cycling club is open to bike riders aged five to 16. All abilities are welcome, all you need is a bike in good working order. 
British cycling trained coaches deliver the club which aims to build upon the skills learnt during Bikeability and at after school bike clubs, as well as develop the skills of younger children who have just started riding.
Alongside developing the life skills of recreational cycling, the club will also offer an opportunity to develop cycle sport skills on a large traffic-free space at Charnwood College, Loughborough.


Come and join us at Leicester Cycle Circuit for a free taster of all things cycling in Leicester!

Whether you want to ride for fun or fitness, this free monthly pop-up event gives you the chance to ride a traffic-free cycle circuit as many times as you want, at a pace that suits you.

The event is open to all ages and abilities and the circuit is easy to ride, with volunteers on hand throughout, ensuring peace of mind and safety for all cyclists.

For those wanting to take things up a gear, Local Ride Leaders and Breeze Champions will be there on the day to tell you more about other cycling opportunities in Leicester with HSBC UK Guided Rides and HSBC UK Breeze. 

Event times:

12:30pm to 3:30pm

Event dates:
June 9th 2018
July 7th 2018
August 25th 2018
September 8th 2018
October 13th 2018

Leicester Cycle Circuit, LE3 6RJ

Parking: Yes
Changing facilities: Yes
Toilets: Yes
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult on the route

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Beaumanor Hall
Beaumanor Hall is a Victorian country house located in Woodhouse, Leicestershire.
Set in 34 acres of idyllic countryside where b-buddies run their CycleFit Club.
Hicks Lodge
Hicks Lodge is a former coal mining site that has been totally transformed by new plantings and creating exciting new trails for you to enjoy. From tearaway toddlers getting their first taste of cycling to young teens perfecting their skills or families walking the dog, we’ve got a great day out just waiting for you.
Leicester Wheels for all
Leicester Wheels for All is a not for profit charity that provides cycling events for all abilities and all ages in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. We have a fleet of adapted bikes that allow people to experience the fun of cycling in a supported venue. Our aim is to enable the people that attend our events to have the confidence to start cycling or return to cycling but also gain the health benefits of cycling.

We’re closing the roads to traffic in Leicester on Sunday 12 August and hosting a street festival for anyone on a bike.

Music, food and drink, fun and games, demos, giveaways, activities, challenges, face painting – it’s all happening.
It’s free to enter, you get to see your city in a different way and it’s a fun, active, family-friendly day out. You don’t have to go the 5k distance – just as much or as little as you want. And you don’t need to be an experienced cyclist – there are no cars on the road, you can wobble, zig-zag and stop as much as you like.

You just need to be up for some fun. Everyone’s invited – see you there!

Event date:
Sunday 12th August 2018
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b-buddies and Soar Valley Cycles at events

Bike supplied to Filbert Fox by b-buddies as well as serviced and maintained by Soar Valley Cycles!