Come and have a try at track cycling! We will be leaving at 11.00am from the Parkinson Steps, taking you over to the Manchester Velodrome by MPV cars or minibus.
Changing at the facility you will get set up with all of the equipment you need to cycle. We have the tracked booked just for us from 1.00pm to 2.00pm with an instructor from the facility to take us through a session. Afterwards we will get changed, have a coffee at the facility (be on the lookout for GB team members!) and transport you back to the university for approximately 4.30pm.
No need to have your own bike as these will be provided, we will email you explaining and asking you for a few measurements once you have booked a place. Due to this, booking must close 1 week before the trip.
Please note: you must be able to ride a bike to take part in this trip
This will cover:
- transport to and from the National Cycling Centre - Manchester
- hire of equipment; bike, helmet
- tuition on the track
If you are unable to pay by card, then please email our cycling activator, Nathan (N.C.Blott@leeds.ac.uk) and arrange to meet up for a cash payment.
Meeting point & time
Please meet by the Parkinson Steps, at 10:45, we will be leaving at 11:00
What you need to bring
- you need to wear two tops, a tee shirt and cycling top or two tee shirts, shoulders must be covered
- cycling shorts or running shorts
- trainers are ideal, or you can use your own Delta cleats or hire Lake cycling shoes at the venue for £5
When booking a place for this event, the named participant is making a commitment to attend the event. If after payment a participant cannot attend for any reason including illness, injury and emergencies, the participant will not be entitled to a refund. The event organiser will be as accommodating as possible if the participant cannot attend and will deal with cases on an individual basis up to one week before the event. We advise that in the event of the named candidate not being able to attend that they find a replacement to take their position on the course and notify the event organiser at least one week before the date of the event. No changes can be made within one week of the event.
If you wish to buy more than one of this product please logout and back in again between purchases. If you wish to purchasea large quantity of spaces please get in touch using the details below.
For more information, please contact Nathan (N.C.Blott@leeds.ac.uk)