Derby is a great city for cycling. It’s flat (well, almost), compact and has plenty of easy to find on and off road cycle routes.

500-calaroies-inforgraphicAs well as being cheap, quick and fun, cycling is also great for your health and well-being too. So why not give it a go… you might like it!

Cycle Derby logoFive miles can be covered on a bike in less than half an hour with very little effort (unless it’s a five mile uphill climb!) so most areas of the city are well within a 30 minute ride. The fitter you get, the quicker you’ll get. An electric bike will even give you an added boost to let your legs have a bit of a break.

Cycle Derby has been at the heart of cycling in the city since 2005 and has helped to make Derby a really great place to get out and about on two wheels.

See how Andy discovered that cycling to work meant he could get himself a camper van…