Cycling: CTC and other local cycle information
Bognor & Chichester Cyclists Touring ClubHas a programme of day long rides for members every Sunday.
Shorter rides in the summer evenings and on Saturdays, plus holidays, touring and social events.
The Ride Notes blog contains some useful ideas for rides if you are interested in cycling independently.
Bognor Regis Cycling ClubTime Trialling club for all standards of cyclist, from beginner to veteran.
Members meet for a club run most Sunday mornings which, appealingly, include a "stop for elevenses".
Rather chillingly the club promises that "Nobody is left behind".
Brighton Excelsior Cycling ClubAlthough the sharp-eyed among you might argue that Brighton is not in West Sussex, a lot of the Brighton Excelsior Cycling Club's road action takes place within West Sussex and they meet in Shoreham.
They also cover mountain biking cyclo-cross and a whole host of other cycling disciplines.
Brighton Hove & District Cycling GroupBricycles wants to make Brighton & Hove a more bike-friendly and has an array of events and campaigning techniques in place to help it achieve its goals. What do you think?
Crawley WheelersRoad Racing and Touring Club who welcome cyclists of all abilities.
CTC Bognor Regis & ChichesterDay long rides for members every Sunday plus shorter evening rides in midweek.
CTC Horsham & Crawley"25 to 50+ mile rides at an easy pace" ..... that would be in a taxi then?
CTC West Sussex District AssociationThe West Sussex District Cyclists Touring Club is part of the Cyclists Touring Club and is itself divided into three groups: Arun and Adur; Bognor Regis and Chichester (see below); and Horsham and Crawley (see a bit further below).
Cycle-RouteNational cycling site which gives sketchy details, but better maps about a dozen or so decent cycle routes around West Sussex.
Cycling Time Trials South DistrictThe "home of cycling time trials on the South Coast" organises events for cyclists from Dorset & Hampshire, Wiltshire, Sussex, Surrey, The Isle of Wight and the Channel Islands.
East Grinstead Cycling ClubVery detailed website of EG Cycling Club. Types of cycling favoured by the club include road racing, time trialling, mountain biking, winter training, and cycling tours to Europe.
Findon Gentlemen's Cycling ClubHave a motto of "Non orbes credu lama" and they like to keep themselves to themselves.
Forest Row Cycling ClubClose to East Grinstead with a diverse group of cyclists. What I really liked about their website is that within the first 4 paragraphs of their home page they mention tea and a stop for brunch. I never realised cycling involved so many meals.
Horsham CyclingA baby still in metaphorical nappies compared to Worthing Excelsior. Horsham Cycling was set up in 2005 and caters for cyclists of all ages and abilities. The club enjoys mountain biking as well as road cycling and track cycling.
Manhood Cycle NetworkThe website contains information about cycle routes in and around Selsey and the Manhood peninsula, including maps.
Southdown VeloSouthdown Velo Cycle Racing Team are based in Chichester (and used to be called Velo Club Noviomagus many years ago).
While some of the club's cyclists like nothing more than racing around the roads and trails of West Sussex at breakneck pace, others are quite happy to cycle at a less frantic pace.
The club has a great website by the way with some useful links to good quality cycling information.
Surrey Sussex Group of the Veterans Time Trialling AssociationOpen to anyone over 40 years of age who has an interesting in time trialling.
Sussex Nomads Cycling ClubMost of the information on the Nomads website is restricted to members.
Sussex Road Racing Grand PrixThe results service of the Sussex Road Racing Cycling Grand Prix
The website has a useful page which allows you to type in a postcode and get a local map of approved cycle routes.
The Burgess Hill Bike RideSponsored bike ride organised by the Burgess Hill Lions and covering a choice of 10 mile, 24 mile or 40 mile courses.
Worthing Excelsior Cycling ClubThe club offers Time Trials and Road Racing as well as a variety of touring events. By the way, there's some interesting stuff on their website about history of the club, which was founded in 1887.
Other West Sussex.info cycling pagesYou can find more opportunities to enjoy cycling in West Sussex on our off road cycling page and our guide to Sussex Triathlons.
The great Sussex outdoorsOf course cycling is one of many ways to enjoy the beautiful roads and countryside of our lovely county.
For more gentle outdoor pursuits, perhaps you might like our outdoors index, which lists a whole host of outdoor activities, including rambling, birdwatching and beach information, plus lots more outdoor stuff besides.
- Horse riding
- Mountain bike
- Table tennis
- More Sussex sports
- Sports equipment
- Bognor Regis
- Burgess Hill
- East Grinstead
- Haywards Heath