Links


The links provided do not imply any recommendation from Cycle Ayrshire.

These links are provided purely as areas of possible interest.

We review these links periodically but Websites and Facebook pages change often.
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Cycling UK
The U.K.'s biggest cycling organisation.

Audax U.K.
Do you prefer the type of challenge where it is you vs. the clock ?
Not a race, but ride a scenic route within pre-determined time limits.
Everything from 50km to 1400km.

BikePost
Troon based cycle shop selling new and used bikes.
Parts, clothing and accessories also available.

Carrick Cycles
Ayr based cycle shop selling MTB, road and leisure bikes.
Parts and accessories also available.

Dales Cycles
Glasgow based cycle shop selling MTB, road and leisure bikes.
Parts and accessories also available.

Edinburgh Cycles
An outlet which not only supplies mail order but also stocks a large range of bikes, including their own brand.

Fast Rider
Stewarton based cycle shop selling new and used bikes.
Parts, clothing and accessories also available.

Irvine Cycles
Irvine based cycle shop.
Parts and accessories also available.

R T Cycles
Glengarnock based cycle shop selling new and used bikes.

St. John Street Cycles
Now one of the biggest mail order sites in the U.K.
In addition to a large stock of popular makes of bikes, they also have their own range of tourers, Audax bikes, tandems, etc...
Stockists of many hard-to-find parts.

Spa Cycles
Touring cyclist specialists.

Terry Precision Cycling
One for the Ladies..
A bicycle web site and shop aimed squarely at the female cyclist.

Cycle Store
Another U.K. based online cycle shop.

The Flying Scot Bicycle
An amateur history effort about the famous Flying Scot bicycle.
Covers the history of the bicycle and its makers.
Also has a Gallery section with images of various Flying Scots.
By contacting the website owner, you can add images of your Flying Scot to the site.

Rohloff
14 gears and not a derailleur in sight.

Exploratorium's Science of Cycling
Want to know what a gear ratio is ?
What are the best materials for frames ?
This site tries to explain these and many other areas of cycling in a more technical fashion.

CaptainBike
a.k.a. Sheldon Brown

Cycle Helmets
Are helmets a good thing ?
A site full of facts and figures on the helmet debate.

Youth Hostels in Scotland

Youth Hostels in England/Wales

Giro D'Italia 2021
Official Web site of the Tour of Italy

Tour de France 2021
Official Web site of the Tour de France

La Vuelta 2021
Official Web site of the Tour of Spain


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Lighter Moments

Cycling quote of the day :

The bicycle is a curious vehicle.
Its passenger is its engine.

-- John Howard --

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