Bikes and bodies: connect and create

Drawing is a perfect way to connect with and notice your surroundings. We decided that drawing bikes and bodies would be a great chance to learn about both of these things and their relationship to each other. We gathered at The Wonder Inn, a creative wellness centre in Manchester, to draw and discuss and learn.…… Continue reading Bikes and bodies: connect and create

Critical Lass World Record Attempt!

Lady Pedal will be leading the Chorlton feeder ride to Alexandra Park to make history for women’s cycling in Manchester! We’ll be leaving Chorlton Park at 1pm to join the main event. We’ll pedal at a chilled lovely pace around the park, up the Fallowfield Loop and onto Alex Park. We’ll have qualified Ride Leaders…… Continue reading Critical Lass World Record Attempt!

Lady Pedal Life Drawing

Celebrating International Women’s Month Bike/Body Life Drawing Learn about the mechanics of your bike and your body in a guided drawing session. This is a session for women to learn about the way their bodies and their bikes work and also participate in a consciousness-raising discussion about your body’s relationship to your bike, the world…… Continue reading Lady Pedal Life Drawing

Women’s Cycling Stories – An evening of Tales in the Saddle

Cycling stories that’ll take you for a ride… Lady Pedal are delighted to be hosting an evening of inspirational talks and stories from a number of women who have had a wide range of cycling experiences, as part of our program of events for Manchester’s International Women’s Festival 2017, kindly funded by Women On Wheels. From a…… Continue reading Women’s Cycling Stories – An evening of Tales in the Saddle

Confidence building and social ride – TOMORROW

Sunday 19th February – next Lady Pedal social ride! A chilled circular route for all levels and abilities. We’re also doing a special morning session for anyone who would like to build their confidence cycling on roads! Sunday 19th February 2017 MEET: Tea Hive in Alexandra Park 11am – Confidence building session 12 noon – Lunch…… Continue reading Confidence building and social ride – TOMORROW

Lady Pedal Training and News

We have been busy beavering away behind the scenes and we’re very excited to announce that we’ve been awarded funding from our wonderful supporters at Cycling UK! So expect to see more workshops, rides and training from us! In addition to this we will be working in close collaboration with Women on Wheels, TFGM and…… Continue reading Lady Pedal Training and News

Lady Pedal Maintenance Training

*PLEASE NOTE – THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL* If you have not registered and received confirmation you will not be able to participate due to limited facilities.  This Sunday 15th January, Lady Pedal is offering a free, full day, intermediate bike maintenance course run by a qualified instructor in collaboration with TFGM. Open to Lady Pedallers…… Continue reading Lady Pedal Maintenance Training

Lady Pedal social cycle!

Last Sunday 11th December, Lady Pedal had their first social ride following the successful launch event in September. Assembling in Alexandra Park, Manchester with a perfect crisp climate for a bike ride, the group grabbed coffees at the Tea Hive before pedalling off to the destination. Lady Pedal’s front ride leader, Hannah directed us  down…… Continue reading Lady Pedal social cycle!