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RUTLAND’S LOCAL CYCLING CLUB

Finding people to ride with in Rutland. Velo Club Rutland was founded in 2007 to help cyclists meet new people in a friendly atmosphere. The cycling club has grown to over 100 regular members.

SOCIAL, FITNESS AND TRAINING RIDES

There’s something for about every level of fitness and experience. The club gives access to novice events and competitive races. Anyone can join from mountain bikers to road and touring riders of any age.

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LOCAL ROADS AND TRACKS

The Club will take you to corners of Rutland you’ve never seen. Our development ride, The Café Ride, is on Saturday mornings and the Sunday Club Run leaves Oakham every week.  Find more details on the Rides page.

A COMMUNITY OF CYCLISTS

There’s always an opportunity to get together over a pint or a piece of cake. The social rides explore the rural county & beyond with a friendly bunch and some refreshments along the way.

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FOR CYCLISTS OF ALL AGES

Younger or older, all you need is a bike. The youngest riders start with Rutland Rouleur and those who choose more leisurely riding or are returning from injury could try The Café Ride.

A MIX OF CYCLING DISCIPLINES

The members ride and race all year round, on tarmac, dirt or covered in mud. The club is affiliated with the Cycling Time Trials Council and British Cycling for those wishing to race.

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RIDES THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

From razor sharp tan lines to a tidal mark of mud, there’s always some way to ride. Just ask the members on the Facebook group. You can start with a social ride leading up to a sportive or race event.

HELPFUL ADVICE AND SUPPORT

The club members have a wealth of cycling experience, benefit from our collective knowledge. Club membership also offers great discounts with many local shops and services. Join today.

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IT’S EASY TO JOIN WITH A BRITISH CYCLING MEMBERSHIP