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Inside a Camper Van at the London Bike Show

London Bike Show 2019 – family cycling roundup

This weekend we made the journey south from Cumbria to the hustle and bustle of the capital. It was the 2019 London Bike Show, and I’d been invited to give a talk on family cycling. It was very proud moment seeing posters with Karen Gee from Cycle Sprog displayed at the ExCel arena! I was…

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Flying Fergus WBD costume for Sutton Cycling Club - one of the easiest World Book Day costumes

World Book Day – the best cycling themed costumes for WBD

Creating a literary based fancy dress costume for World Book Day is now an annual ritual for most families with primary school aged children.  Here at Cycle Sprog we love seeing what cycling based characters are chosen for World Book Day costumes each year, and 2019 was once again an inspirational year. Here’s a few…

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The Cycle Sprog Review of 2018

There’s been some real highs and a few lows in the world of family cycling this year – here’s our round up

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Watching track cycling with the kids is a great family day out!

We had a great time taking the kids to see the track cycling at the velodrome

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Family day out at the Cycling Expo Yorkshire 2018

Mum of 2 Emma took her boys to the first ever Cycling Expo Yorkshire. Here’s how they got on

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What’s it like taking kids to the Cycle Show at the NEC?

Would two kids aged 3 and 7 have a good time at the Cycle Show. Mum Emma tells us how their visit went

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With Geraint Thomas's bike at the 2018 Cycle Show

MY DAY AT THE 2018 BIRMINGHAM CYCLE SHOW TRADE DAY

Our 9 year old roving reporter spent the day at the Cycle Show – here’s how he got on

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Extreme Bike Battle at the Cycle Show 2018

The best kids bikes at the 2018 Cycle Show

The 2018 Cycle Show at the NEC, Birmingham is the biggest annual gathering of bikes and cycling related gear in the UK, and continues all weekend (28th through 30th September). The Trade Day takes place before the public opening, and was a chance for us to have some in-depth conversations with the leaders in kids…

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Signing on for a sportive - the Tour de Staveley

Tour de Staveley – Riding my first road sportive aged 12

12 year old N has ridden his first road sportive – how did it go?

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A family weekend at Ard Rock MTB festival

Would there be enough to keep two young boys occupied at the Ard Rock MTB festival?

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