Cycling in Sutton and Merton

Beginners Cycle Rides


Mondays: 10th, 17th, 24th June 2013 10am-12noon Starts at David Weir Leisure Centre (previously Sutton Arena) Middleton Rd, Carshalton, SM5 2SL Half hour ride from Sutton Arena, along the River Wandle towards Merton Abbey Mills.  Stop for a rest and return. We provide bikes and cycle helmets.  This is a really easy led ride, mostly [...]

Cycle roadshows for your group


We can offer cycle roadshows at community events or centres in London, indoor or outdoor, for people aged 14+ who have any sort of disability, mobility issues, learning difficulties or mental health problems.

If your event or centre would be interested, please e-mail to enquire and for more details

October Half Term Cycling Sessions 2015

This half term we will welcome families with 14+ year olds to participate in our regular inclusive cycling sessions at the David Weir Leisure Centre. The 14+ year olds, must be accompanied by adult relative/carer whilst cycling on the track. Families should be aware that these sessions will also be attended by a wide range of ability adults.

Sessions are on Monday 26th, Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th. There is no need to book in advance. Cost is £3 per person cycling. Bikes and helmets provided, including disabled access cycles. Registration forms should be completed at the outdoor registration desk on the athletics track before going on the bikes.

We are NOT planning an additional sessions for younger children this half term.

Please e-mail or call 020 8404 1522 for more information

Easter Family Cycling Sessions


Wednesday 5th and 12th April at David Weir Leisure Centre.

Come and have fun trying out our range of fun cycles. Accessible for all abilities and a wide range of disabilities.

10am-12noon: 14+ year olds

12-1pm: 7+ year olds

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

No need to book. £4 per child (carers free)

For more information, please phone 020 8404 1522 or email

Bespoke cycle sessions


We cater for group bookings for bespoke cycle sessions at the David Weir Leisure Centre.  Great as an event for a group of adults or students.  We’ll organise races and cycling games to make the event fun, and can provide group or one-to-one cycle training.  Contact us 020 8404 1522 or for details.

Healthy Sutton Outdoors Spring and Summer Programme 2013


1st May saw the launch of EcoLocal’s ‘Healthy Sutton Outdoors’ programme of Spring and Summer activities.  This provides outdoor activities for people who would like to get a bit fitter, feel healthier and happier.   It’s the outdoor alternative to going to the gym. All activities are sociable, friendly and a chance to get some fresh [...]

A new session for cycling

Due to new funding, we are pleased to announce that we will be providing an extra session for cycling at Sutton Arena.  Dates and times are to be confirmed but watch this space for further details….  

Led ride to Morden Hall Park


Angela and Chas led a group of Gear-Up participants on an exciting led ride from Sutton Arena to the beautiful Morden Hall Park. It was a great success with some people riding on the road for the first time ever. The group stopped for a welcome cup of tea and refereshments at Dean City Farm [...]