Free Pop Up Cycling Event – Saturday 13th August

Discover the possibilities of traveling by bike, have fun and learn new skills.

Gorilla Coffee Cafe, 6 Brindley Place, B1 2JB 


Join us for a fantastic day of all things cycling and social at Gorilla Coffee Cafe – from general bike chat, route finding, bike maintenance and confidence building starting with a led group ride mostly traffic free from Birmingham City Centre.  

This is a great opportunity to meet new people, learn new skills and bike friendly routes as well as build your confidence while riding as a group and get tips/advice from other riders in a fun, social environment.

Sessions suitable for all abilities. Adults and families welcome. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult and comfortable with cycling 15miles.


What to expect:

  • 10am – Led group ride – Approx. 15miles – Circular route from Gorilla Coffee Cafe – Suitable for all bikes, gentle pace, nobody gets left behind. Places are limited, to secure your spot Book HERE


  • 1-3pmBike Chat & Social  – Join us for some bike chat and show off your steed, bags, racks and accessories as well as admiring others. Great opportunity to meet other riders, get tips/advice and chat about cycling in Brum – Just drop-in


  • 12.30 – 2.30pm – Dr Bike – Drop-in with your bike for a FREE bike check & basic repairs – provided by Gorilla in house bike mechanic – Parts not included and will need to be paid for. 


  • 3-5pm – Free bike maintenance workshop Learn how to do a bike safety check, basic maintenance and repairs as well as spotting general wear and tear issues including headset / chain wear  / puncture repair – Places are limited Book HERE


This is going to an EPIC day and we can’t wait to see you, everyone welcome! 

Booking is required for led rides and maintenance workshop. 


Inspiring positive action towards using active travel for everyday journeys, part of our Brum By Bike project.   

LED RIDE* – By taking part in this ride you accept ecobirmingham’s terms and conditions.

In partnership with The Postcode Lottery &  Gorilla Coffee Cafe


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. 

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