Bristol Family Cycling Centre is a cycle skills training facility, helping people of all ages and abilities to learn to ride a bike in a safe, traffic-free environment. We are located in Hengrove, on the former Whitchurch athletics track and run daily sessions to help encourage regular everyday cycling to improve riders confidence, health and fitness.

We offer:

  • Cycle coaching and skills sessions for all ages and abilities
  • Bikeability training
  • Bike maintenance courses
  • Volunteering and work placement opportunities
  • Facilities, including changing rooms, disabled toilets
  • Open 7 days a week

What’s on / bookings

To book a session, head over to our weekly timetable to learn more and to register your place.

Due to COVID we are unable to allow people to turn up and cycle without registering in advanced.

How to find us

Bristol Cycling Centre, Old Whitchurch Athletics Track, Bamfield, Bristol, BS14 0FE (postal address) BS14 0XA (for Sat Nav).

Entrance via the car park adjacent to Action Indoor Sports.

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Frequently asked questions

We hope you’ll find the answers to our most frequently asked questions here. If not, feel free to get in touch.

Types of cycles

Discover the types of bikes available to rent at Bristol Family Cycling Centre.

Cycle superheroes

A session run in partnership with Bristol Bike Project where students learn cycling techniques and develop bike maintenance skills in a supportive, small group.


We are looking for volunteers to help in lots of areas. If you can offer us a day or week, or something more regularly, we …

Contact us

You can also reach us via 01275 832800 (Mon- Sat, 10am-4pm), or send us an email to get in touch.

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