Saturday 2nd July 2022,
Leaving promptly at 12.15pm the ride will be approx. 2.5 miles exploring the Low Traffic Neighbourhoods, some cycle lanes and quieter roads.
Led by qualified ride leaders, the ride starts at York Road and finishes at Pickwick Park in Balsall Heath ready to enjoy the Balsall Heath Commonwealth Games Carnival festivities. The carnival includes food, stalls, music, entertainment, inter school sports competition, bouncy castle, icecream and carnival procession.
This ride is suitable for all the family. Standard two wheel bikes, e-bikes, trailers and non standard bikes are welcome. We want this ride to be as accessible as possible, if you have a non standard bike, trike or similar please let us know so we can adjust the route if needed.
Recommended for children willing follow instructions and those able to cope with the distance. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult and must wear a helmet.
As on all our group rides, the pace will be gentle, nobody will get left behind.
Things to remember:
- You will need to have your own bike to take part in the ride. If required there are a few adult bikes available to borrow but very limited and must be booked, please get in touch for more info. email [email protected]
- Dress for the weather – If it’s cold wrap up warm, wear gloves and bring a waterproof – Layers are a good idea and easily removed if you get too warm. If it’s sunny don’t forget suncream.
- Snacks and drinks
Places are limited and must be booked. For more information and to secure your place click the book now button below. If you are booking for more than one person please add the correct number of tickets to your cart and tell us the names/ages of all attendees (including children) when booking.
LED RIDE* – By taking part in this ride you accept ecobirmingham’s terms and conditions.
Inspiring positive action towards using active travel for everyday journeys, part of our Brum By Bike project.
To secure your place please select the correct date you wish to book (highlighted in green on the calendar below), answer the required questions and click book now before going to your cart to complete your order/booking.
This is a free event, however we do appreciate donations if you are able. Donations from people like you are essential to ensure we can continue our important work across the city.