Club Rides

Riding is at the core of the Cycle Club experience. The London Cycle Club is located centrally so we can enjoy some incredible riding whichever way we head out of London.

Rides happen regularly with longer club runs on weekends, including a women’s ride, and weekday morning and evening spins around Regent’s and Richmond Park. The weekend rides all start and finish at the Cycle Club and the weekday spins meet at the parks. Follow @raphacycleclub for the latest information and for sign up details for the weekend rides.

IMG_5822

Saturday Club Rides

The Saturday Club Rides are longer runs that head out into the Home Counties, exploring new routes. We have three group rides that are for confident riders with some group riding experience. All rides leave from the Cycle Club except the Fast ride which leaves from the edge of Central London on the first Saturday of the month and  the Cycle Club on every other weekend. Please follow our Twitter: @RaphaCycleClub for more information on how to sign up for our Saturday Club Rides.

Group One – Fast

  • Distance: Our Fast Club Ride usually averages between 100km to 120km.
  • Pace: The Fast Ride averages 30kmph.
  • Terrain: All routes use quiet A and B roads, however there may be occasions where the group ride on busier roads especially on entering and leaving Central London.
  • Availability: A preregistered limit of 8 spaces, led by Rapha Ride Leaders.

RSVP

Group Two – Steady

  • Distance: Our Steady Club Ride usually averages around 120km.
  • Pace: The Steady Ride averages 27kmph.
  • Terrain: All routes use quiet A and B roads, however there may be occasions where the group ride on busier roads especially on entering and leaving Central London.
  • Availability: A preregistered limit of 10 spaces, led by Rapha Ride Leaders.
  • Meet at 8.30am. Leave at 9.00am.

RSVP

Group Three – Social

  • Distance: Our Social Club Ride usually averages around 100km.
  • Pace: Our Social Ride averages 25kmph. While spirited at times, our Social Rides have a “no drop” policy and we allow several chances to regroup.
  • Terrain: All routes use quiet A and B roads, however there may be occasions where the group ride on busier roads especially on entering and leaving Central London.
  • Availability: A preregistered limit of 9 spaces, led by Rapha Ride Leaders.
  • Meet at 8.40am. Leave at 9.10am.

RSVP

 

Thursday Morning Ride

Meet in Regent’s Park at 6.30am every Thursday morning for a pre-work ride. We meet at Regents Park (Royal College of Physicians) and aim to return to the Cycle Club for 8.00am for coffee and breakfast. Please follow our Twitter: @RaphaCycleClub for the latest ride information.

  • Time: Meet in Regent’s Park at 6.30am every Thursday morning for a pre-work ride. We meet at Regents Park (Royal College of Physicians) and aim to return to the Cycle Club for 8.00am for coffee and breakfast.
  • Distance: No set distance.
  • Pace: Spirited, designed as an early morning work out.
  • Route: Alternate between Regents and Richmond Park with a return to CCLDN.
  • Terrain: Smooth road
  • Availability:  RSVP Essential. There is no limit to group size, however groups may be split in the event of a large number of attendees. Led by Rapha Ride Leaders.

RSVP

 

Women’s Sunday Club Ride

The first and third Sunday of each month.

Please note the store will be closed on Easter Sunday – We will still meet here but no coffee or pastries will be available :(

Every other Sunday our Women’s Tempo Ride heads out from the Cycle Club into the Home Counties, on mainly quiet and less-travelled roads (once outside London). The ride is a faster tempo ride which is for more advanced riders. Meet before the ride at the Cycle Club for a bite to eat and to meet the other riders and ride leaders. When you register for a ride you’ll receive a confirmation email and further details of the route and rules of the road. If you’re looking for more rides and different group speeds, have a look at our Saturday Club Rides.

  • The Ride: A pacey training ride for more advanced riders. The group will maintain a pace of around 25kmph with minimal stops. Takes place on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month.
  • Distance: Approx 100 – 120 km and will only wait for a mechanical.
  • Pace: Our Women’s Club Ride averages 25kmph.
  • Terrain: All routes use quiet B roads and country lanes where possible. There may be occasions where the group rides on busier A roads especially when entering and leaving Central London. In bad weather conditions the route may be amended, for instance opting for main roads if there is likely to be ice.
  • Availability: A preregistered limit of 10 spaces, led by Rapha Ride Leaders.
  • Meet at 9.00am. Leave at 9.30am.
    With a smooth run the ride will be back at the Cycle Club approx. 2.00pm – 3.00pm

RSVP