John Nightingale is 76 years old and received a bike from The Big Birmingham Bike project a few years ago. Now John is looking to take part in the 100 mile Velo Birmingham in May on his Big Birmingham Bike. Read his guest blog below……(more…)
FREE Easter Activities from Big Birmingham Bikes
Monday 15th April to Thursday 18th April
Children’s learn to ride a bike/ Bikeability Sessions
*Shard End Wellbeing Centre and Small Heath Wellbeing Centre(more…)
Nearly 1000 people joined us in Meriden Park on a hot, sunny February afternoon to get active.(more…)
‘What do you wish this was?’ – A great question to find out more about what people want, and to start a conversation about what can be done to make things better. At St. Paul’s Venture Hope & Change event we asked participants about what they thought and used stickers to label exactly what is wanted and where (thanks Candy Chang)(more…)
Ride Active is a partnership between British Cycling and Big Birmingham Bikes, aimed at providing fun, social cycling practice activities for adults, in safe, secure environments such as parks and multi-use games areas.
These sessions allow you to practice and improve your skills, cycle in a group and meet other cyclists.
- fun circuits
- traffic free laps
- off-road led rides
- activities to develop basic cycling skills
- social activities
- short on-road led rides.
- get pedalling for beginners
Ride Active sessions will incorporate a Led Ride which anyone who wants to improve their confidence or abilities is welcome to book onto . To book a place or to see any age restrictions visit http://bit.do/RideActive
Do you want to learn how to ride a bike, or do you already ride a little but want to improve skills and confidence? Ride Active is for you! We hold events all through the year – Book your place now, or join our next Let’s ride pop-up on #carfreeday 22nd September in Cannon Hill Park.
There is nothing more enjoyable than taking part in a variety of activities on a beautiful day with your family and friends at your local park; which is why this 22nd June in Lozells was such a success! (more…)