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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. 

Music Box Radio DJs @ 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

21Feb
18:30 › 22:00
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London
EC1V 9HX
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Basic Maintenance Course

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23Feb
10:00 › 16:00
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London
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Join us for a discussion on the future of pro women's racing in collaboration with BellaVelo and Le Loop on Tuesday 26th February at 49 Old St. 

26Feb
18:30 › 22:00
49 Old Street
London
EC1V 9HX
New £65.00

Music Box Radio DJs @ 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

28Feb
18:30 › 22:00
49 Old Street
London
EC1V 9HX
Back in
Stock
£14.00

Basic Maintenance Course - March

Course master Digger will teach you the fundamentals of bicycle repair on our Basic Maintenance Course.

30Mar
10:00 › 17:00
49 Old Street
London
EC1V 9HX