Breeze Champion Sara leads the way

Breeze Champion Sara Braidwood is leading her 300th Breeze ride this weekend in Merseyside. We caught up with her ahead of reaching the milestone to talk about her experiences with Breeze.  I first got into cycling in April 2013. I work for the NHS and they asked staff to change the way they commuted to […]

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My cycling life: Laura completes her Breeze Champion training

In her latest blog, Laura reflects on her day training to join the ranks of inspirational Breeze Champions.​ It’​s one thing to be a bit nervous about my ride leader training –​ all the helpful information I’​d received beforehand about the structure of the day, and what to expect, had helped assuage those fears. But […]

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My cycling life: Hayley Squires

A chance meeting with a colleague inspired 32-year-old Hayley Squires from Sheffield to start cycling in a bid to boost her fitness. Now she’s conquering hill climbs and completing century (100 mile) rides. One day at work I was chatting to a new colleague and amidst the small talk he told me of his love […]

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Volunteers’ Week: meet award-winning Ride Leader Junaid

This week marks the start of Volunteers’ Week 2017, an annual celebration of the contribution that millions of volunteers make across the UK. Did you know that over 21 million people volunteer in the UK at least once a year? Here at British Cycling, there are currently more than 25,000 people registered in official volunteering […]

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Volunteers’ Week: my award-winning journey

To mark Volunteers’ Week, which runs from 1–7 June, Helen Fish blogs about her volunteer role as a Breeze Champion in St Albans, which has rewarded her in more ways than one.   My journey as a Breeze Champion began when an email arrived in my inbox a couple of years ago asking me to […]

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