Useful Links

Useful Links
Essential Resources for the Avid Cyclist

Cycling Related Links

Cycling For Transport

Everything you wanted to know about cycling for transport but were afraid to ask: which bike; which components; which accessories; how to organise it all.

Sheldon Brown

The late Sheldon Brown (July 14, 1944 – February 4, 2008). He was a noted American bicycle mechanic, technical expert and author. His website is maintained by his widow, Harriet Fell, and his friend John Allen as a testament to him.

yACF – Yet Another Cycling Forum

An on-line community dedicated to cycling.

Greater Manchester Cycling Campaign

A voluntary group working to make cycling in Greater Manchester quicker, safer, easier and more enjoyable. GMCC holds monthly social bike rides during summertime, usually on the penultimate Thursday of the month.

Cyclists Touring Club

CTC, the national cycling charity has championed the cause of cycling for well over a century. Their website offers advice for casual to hard-core cyclists. Local CTC groups meet regularly up and down the country for rides suitable to all manner of cyclists. You canuse the website to find a CTC group near you.

Audax UK

The website of Audax United Kingdom which is the internationally recognised long distance cycling association in the UK. It was formed in 1976 to help British riders complete the qualifying rides for entry to the Paris-Brest-Paris randonee.

Other Links

Biscuit Ninja

Biscuit Ninja is the on-line pseudonym for the man who brings you this website on behalf of John. He’s responsible for hosting the website and creating most of the content, even the main images. He is a good friend of John and himself a very keen cyclist.

Excellent Fuel Economy - one of the many benefits of cycling