Women into Cycling Programme - Belfast

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CS Lewis Square

402 Newtownards Road

Belfast

BT4 1HH

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Women into Cycling - 6 Week Programme


The Bike Life survey found that nearly three times as many men cycle in Belfast as women. We are taking practical steps to address this with another Sustrans’ 6-week ‘Women into Cycling’ programme to encourage active travel .

This free 6 week programme is divided into 6 x 2 hour sessions including discussion, cycle training, bike maintenance, group cycle rides, information on bicycles and equipment as well as giveaways.

Course Content
Over the 6 weeks the programme will cover the following:

  • Motivations and barriers to cycling
  • Level 1 and 2 cycle training
  • Belfast Bike demonstration
  • Information on choosing a bike, panniers, lights and reflective gear
  • Locks and bike security
  • Bike maintenance workshop
  • Health and nutrition - tips to take home
  • Planning a journey group cycle rides along the Comber / Connswater Greenway
  • Cycle themed quiz with tea/coffee

Venue
Active Travel Hub, Eastside Visitor Centre, 402 Newtownards Road, BT4 1HH

Dates and Times
Course begins on Thursday 23 January (10.30am - 12.30pm) for 6 weeks.

To Book
Places are limited , contact Martha Robb to book.
Email: martha.robb@sustrans.org.uk
Telephone: 028 9073 8513 or 07717 881207
Course content and dates may be subject to change due to availability of staff and resources



Sustrans is working in east Belfast to tackle high levels of air pollution caused by car traffic and promote alternative options, such as cycling and walking. We organise a wide range of activities from our Active Travel Hub at CS Lewis Square.

Find out more about the Active Travel Hub

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