Cycling UK Oxfordshire organises its own rides and we also highlight some rides run by other local groups.

Even if you are not a Cycling UK member, you will be welcome on any ride that is within your capabilities and we will be happy to match you up with suitable rides. In general, you can ride for free on three rides before deciding whether to join Cycling UK.

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June 2019

Triennial Veterans Century and Annual Century ride 2019 (100-miles)

Sun 30 June 2019 - 8:00am to 8:00pm
Islip Village Hall, Islip OX5 2TA (park at station), Islip Village Hall, Islip OX5 2TA (Grid ref - SP 525 141) United Kingdom + Google Map

The Triennial Veterans Century is a special series of long-distance cycling events for the over-50s every 3 years - a tradition dating back to 1928.  This year we are combining it with our regular annual Century ride, so you don’t have to be over 50 to ride. More information to follow but for now… Ride start is from Islip Village Hall (but please park at Islip railway station if coming…

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Oxfordshire 75-mile ride 2019

Sun 2 June 2019 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Old Mill Hall car park, School Lane, Grove OX12 7LB, Old Mill Hall car park, School Lane, Grove OX12 7LB United Kingdom + Google Map

An opportunity to tackle a longer distance at a steady pace in preparation for the Century ride at the end of the month. Please put the date in your diary. Details will appear on the Cycling UK Wantage website. A clockwise route taking us north across the Thames Valley and into the Cotswolds with coffee stop at Lechlade, lunch in Chipping Norton and several possibilities for pub stops on the…

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November 2018

Annual General Meeting 2018 (AGM)

Sat 3 November 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Kings Head and Bell, 10 East St Helens Street
Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 5EA United Kingdom
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We're staying with this pub as the venue following the success of last year's AGM.  Tea and coffee will be served at the start of the meeting (paid by the club), and you are encouraged to stay afterwards for a drink and maybe lunch. This year we have two big issues to discuss: Steve Swanton, our Chairman for a few years has announced that he is standing down.  So we…

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September 2018

Off-road ride September 2018 – Easy on a Sunday morning

Sun 9 September 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Wantage Market Place, Wantage Market Place
Watnage, Oxfordshire OX12 8AB United Kingdom
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Regular off-road rides for 2018 we are toning these down and keeping them closer to Wantage. Free parking at The Beacon, and meet at Wantage Market Place, by King Alfred. The rides will be 15-20 miles, on quiet local tracks through the woods, and maybe up to the Ridgeway. Pace equivalent to 2*, best on a mountain bike, but a cyclocross bike and if dry a robust hybrid will be…

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August 2018

Off-road ride August 2018 – Easy on a Sunday morning

Sun 12 August 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Wantage Market Place, Wantage Market Place
Watnage, Oxfordshire OX12 8AB United Kingdom
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Regular off-road rides for 2018 we are toning these down and keeping them closer to Wantage. Free parking at The Beacon, and meet at Wantage Market Place, by King Alfred. The rides will be 15-20 miles, on quiet local tracks through the woods, and maybe up to the Ridgeway. Pace equivalent to 2*, best on a mountain bike, but a cyclocross bike and if dry a robust hybrid will be…

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July 2018

County Boundary 200 mile ride 2018

Sat 7 July 2018 - 4:00pm to Sun 8 July 2018 - 4:00pm
Old Mill Hall car park, School Lane, Grove OX12 7LB, Old Mill Hall car park, School Lane, Grove OX12 7LB United Kingdom + Google Map

A complete circuit of the Oxfordshire county boundary, taking about 24 hours. Pre-registration required as we need to keep the numbers quite limited. We'll start from Grove at 4pm and head clockwise.  The route depends on the late-night food stops, but if we follow the 2013 way, we start along the Ridgeway spring-line, then head North into the Cotswolds.  Hook Norton will be a landmark near the start of an…

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Off-road ride July 2018 – Easy on a Sunday morning

Sun 1 July 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Wantage Market Place, Wantage Market Place
Watnage, Oxfordshire OX12 8AB United Kingdom
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Regular off-road rides for 2018 we are toning these down and keeping them closer to Wantage. Free parking at The Beacon, and meet at Wantage Market Place, by King Alfred. The rides will be 15-20 miles, on quiet local tracks through the woods, and maybe up to the Ridgeway. Pace equivalent to 2*, best on a mountain bike, but a cyclocross bike and if dry a robust hybrid will be…

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June 2018

Follow the Thames 125 mile ride

Sat 16 June 2018 - 8:00am to 10:00pm
Wallingford Market Place, near Town Information Centre
Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 0EG United Kingdom
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Follow the Thames from its source all the way to Wallingford. At 125 miles 200km, this is a great way to stretch beyond the regular Century distance and set a new benchmark. We will ride from Wallingford, upriver through Abingdon, Oxford, Eynsham (25 miles/coffee) and Lechlade (50 miles/lunch) to the source of the Thames near Cirencester.  Ideally, we'll have time stroll the few hundred metres of footpath off the road to…

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Off-road ride June 2018 – Easy on a Sunday morning

Sun 3 June 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Wantage Market Place, Wantage Market Place
Watnage, Oxfordshire OX12 8AB United Kingdom
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Regular off-road rides for 2018 we are toning these down and keeping them closer to Wantage. Free parking at The Beacon, and meet at Wantage Market Place, by King Alfred. The rides will be 15-20 miles, on quiet local tracks through the woods, and maybe up to the Ridgeway. Pace equivalent to 2*, best on a mountain bike, but a cyclocross bike and if dry a robust hybrid will be…

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May 2018

Oxfordshire Century (100-mile) Ride 2018

Sun 20 May 2018 - 8:00am to 7:15pm

The classic annual Century ride organised by Cycling UK Oxfordshire. Challenge yourself to cover 100 miles, but enjoy company and the support of the group on the way. This year's century will start at 8am from the Clover Place car park in Eynsham (Grid Ref SP432094) - map. The route has now been finalised and can be found here. We'll be heading northwards across the ironstone country of North Oxfordshire…

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