There is no doubt that for this ride you will need to a do a little bit of training, especially if this is the first time that you have jumped on a bike in while. There is world of information out there about training, what to do, how to do it, but sometimes this can seem a bit daunting.
Will will be publishing training tips and bits of advice on our Blog, we will also be organising virtual and real life meet ups for group rides so keep an eye on our group rides page. Below are a couple of easy to follow plans that will certainly get you into shape in time for the ride.
British Cycling Training Plans
8 Week – Sofa to 50Km Plan – Ideal for the complete cycling novice who is currently sedentary and is looking to start cycling for health, fitness, recreation, commuting or to tackle a challenge or charity ride.
12 Week – Improver Training Plan – Suitable for a variety of cyclists with the common end goal of completing a 60-mile sportive or ride. To start the plan, you should be capable of riding for 90 minutes.
Spokes Performance Coaching
Maybe you fancy something a little more personal. Our partners over at Spokes have offered £20 off per month for your first 3 months, should you want to try their services. When you sign up you will receive all the details.