Look mum no hands!

Panel: Letting Ourselves Go

Older women are an invisible generation in cycling, yet many of us are out there leading active and diverse cycling lives - with no intention of slowing down or taking it easy. 

From road racers and mountain bikers to the rise of e-bikers, it's time to ditch the tired stereotypes and celebrate everyone who cycles. On Thursday 5th April, we hosted a panel showcasing older women who cycle and how cycling enhances their lives, careers, well-being, alongside discussing barriers to participation and, of course, how to get more women on bikes.

Watch

The archived facebook live video here: https://www.facebook.com/1ookmumnohands/videos/2417893854903518/

Listen

To an audio recording via the Wheel Suckers Podcast on soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/wheelsuckerspodcast/letting-ourselves-go-live-panel
and itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/live-panel-letting-ourselves-go/id1223765234?i=1000408293792&mt=2

The Panel 

  • Adele Mitchell – award winning cycling journalist, blogger, bike rider.
  • Alex Feechan – mountain biker, fashion designer and founder of FINDRA, an innovative women’s cycling and outdoor activity range.
  • Belinda Scott - road cyclist, bike shop pro and founder of BellaVelo, a women’s cycling group based in South London.
  • Julie Rand - founder and coordinator of Cycling UK's Women’s Festival of Cycling

Thank you

We'd like to thank everyone that joined us on the night, online, our superb panel, and Adele for organising and hosting a seriously inspiring night. 

Screening: Silk Road Mountain Race and Q&A

We’re screening a short documentary on the first edition of the Silk Road Mountain Race, a brand new unsupported bikepacking race that takes place in the mountains of Kyrgyzstan.

14Nov
19:00 › 22:00
49 Old Street
London
EC1V 9HX
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Music Box Radio LIVE @ 49 Old St

Every Thursday night from 6pm - 10pm, Music Box Radio invite guest DJs to play LIVE in the cafe and broadcast it online at www.musicboxradio.co.uk

15Nov
18:30 › 22:00
49 Old Street
London
EC1V 9HX

Women of colour cycling meetup

A casual gathering for women of colour who enjoy cycling on Monday 19th November from 7pm - 9pm. Free, RSVP here.

19Nov
19:00 › 21:00
49 Old Street
London
EC1V 9HX