CYCLEWight is an advocacy group that seeks better cycle provision on the Island. We will cooperate with any organisation or individual that wishes to work towards that goal. The group participates in ways to encourage more people of all ages to learn of the joys and benefits of cycling.
2022 Tour of Britain - Isle of Wight - Stage 8 - Sunday 11th September
The race is due to start in Ryde between 11am-12pm and finishes at the Needles Battery approx. 3.30pm
19 of the world’s best cycling teams and 100 pro riders will take part The whole race will be televised live on ITV4 in the UK and around the world by Eurosport and the Global Cycling Network (GCN). A one-hour highlights show will also be shown each evening Race route is 150km, around 93 miles across the Island We have a designated event page where you can find all the latest news on the event:
Want to see more of the finish with VIP access? Click HERE for more information
IW Mountain Bike Centre
New for 2022 season the Isle of Wight Mountain Bike Centre have created three new cross country loops and an additional 5 downhill trails. The trails range from green graded to black, this means they are now able to cater for every ability. The loops are approximately 14km in total, the green loop is 4km, blue loop is 9km and the red loop is an additional 4km off of the blue loop. The team at the centre now have a dedicated bike shop, service centre, hot food and drink and tuck shop. The centre is now providing hire bikes, coaching and leadership rides. This is all due to start in April. There will also be 4 groups rides available to customers; Kids Club, Mini Shredders, Ladies Club and Bike Friendly Club.
The work to widen and upgrade the path between Mews Lane and The Riverside Centre making it suitable for use by cyclists, pedestrians and the mobility impaired has been delivered by Island Roads on behalf of the Isle of Wight Council. Read more....