Cycling is a healthy, low cost, environmentally friendly way to travel, as well as to keep fit. Sessions are available 7 days a week, and can be arranged at a time and place to suit you. Hackney offers the following free cycle skills activities to everyone who lives, works or studies in the borough:


Cycle Skills: Get tailored training at a level suited to your needs, or book a lesson for the family (with up to three participants)! Choose from Basic (off-road environment), Urban (quiet local roads) or Advanced (complex junctions and busy roads).

Book Basic Book Urban Book Advanced Book Family

Group Cycle Training: Click here to see what's on, or visit these pages for more information: Adult Group Cycle Training & Children's Group Cycle Training.

Schools Cycle Training: For schools wishing to book a course, select from the following levels: Level 1, Level 1 & 2 or Level 3.

Dr Bike Sessions: Have an experienced mechanic check that your bike is in good order. Click here for details of upcoming sessions.

Safer Urban Driving: Courses for professional drivers; click here to see what's on.

For information about other cycling services provided by the borough, please visit the Hackney Cycle Training page.