Cycling activities across Leeds for all abilities and skills.
Herd Farm External link,
Lineham Farm External link and the
John Charles Centre for Sport External link offer cycling activities for children, young people and adults with disabilities.
Cycling experiences for children and young people with disabilities
Herd Farm and Lineham Farm offer cycling experiences for children and young people with disabilities aged 10 years and over.
Both centres offer a range of adapted bikes and all bikes, staffing, safety equipment and instruction are provided.
Please contact the centres for further information and costs.
Adapted bikes at the John Charles Centre
Adapted Bike sessions are available at John Charles Centre for Sport.
- are suitable for both adults and children over the age of 5
- have a variety of bikes available: quads, trikes, hand cycles, mountain trikes, bucket seat duel cycles, tandems
- have back supports and seat belts on most cycles
- have a member of staff is available to help at all sessions
- have a hoist available
You can also book a private sessions for a minimum of six people.
For more information and to book, please contact:
Phone on 0113 395 0000 or email
You can find out more about paracyling and disability cycling hubs on the
British Cycling website External link.
Cycling activity programmes
Fearnville cycling hub
This hub aims to encourage more people to get on a bike and be physically active regardless of age or cycling ability. Facilities include areas for safe cycling, a BMX track and a skate park.
Bikes are provided for many of the activities.
Contact the hub for further details.
Fearnville Leisure Centre, Oakwood Lane, Leeds, LS8 3LF
Phone on 07903 382633 or email
Leeds Urban Bike Park, Middleton
Leeds Urban Bike Park is a state of the art mountain bike and BMX centre in Middleton Park.
- tracks and trails for all abilities
- a bike shop
- servicing and repairs
- cafe and cake shop
Ring Road Beeston Park, Middleton, Leeds, LS10 3TN
Follow them on
Facebook External link.
The Brownlee Centre and Bodington cycle circuit
Bodington Playing Fields External link is home to The Brownlee Centre which is the UK’s first purpose-built triathlon training centre and sits alongside a new 1 mile (1.6km) Bodington cycle circuit, one of the longest in the country.
There are a number of ways to use the facility, including:
- events and races
- pay and pedal sessions
- free sessions
- local club sessions
- school sessions
- cycle circuit hire
Bodington Avenue, Adel, Leeds, LS16 8NA
Adult cycle training
book free cycle training sessions external link with a qualified cycling instructor on a route of your choice.
Bikeability training for schools
Bikeability is government funded cycle training provided by Cycle North External link to a national standard and is offered free of charge to all schools in Leeds. It aims to improve cycling skills for all levels.
Ask your school to sign up for Bikeability training by emailing
Events and social cycling
Let’s Ride for brilliant bike rides run by trained volunteers, including great cycling routes and lots of inspiration to get riding. This is great for families and beginners.
British Cycling has lots of ways for you to get involved in local clubs, cycling activities and events, whatever your level of ability or experience.
They have created a number of
videos to help you get started or improve your skills.
Breeze network for women aim to inspire more women to get involved and grow in confidence in cycling. See their website for free cycle rides and guides to improve your skills.