Cycling in Islington

Get into cycling in Islington:

  • Islington Council offers:
    • free Bikeability cycle training courses to all residents, employees and students based in the borough
    • bike parking - bike hangars, storage and places to secure your bike, and bike parking on estates
    • hiring a bike, including hiring an electric bike (ebike)
    • try before you buy bike scheme - affordable bike and accessories purchase scheme with free cycle skills sessions to get you started
    • free bike repairs
    • free cycle maintenance classes
    • free led bike rides
  • Join Islington Cycling Club. The club offers organised weekly bike rides with local start points, training for young people and a discount at local cycle shops.
  • Pedal Power offers cycling for people with a learning disability. There are a range of specialised bikes. Sessions take place around the Arsenal Emirates stadium and in Finsbury Park
  • London Bike Polo offers bike polo in Mitchison Baxter park, N1 3NG
  • Cycle Islington promotes cycling
  • Transport for London has produced cycle maps and established cycleways and leisure routes that include Islington
  • Transport for London has also set up the London Cycle Hire Scheme that enables you to hire a bike from docking stations across London

The map shows where cycling and all sport and physical activity is on offer in Islington. 

British Cycling is the national governing body for cycling.

Sport and physical activity has full information about all the sport and physical activity on offer in Islington.

If you have a question about the content on this page, contact John Thorne:; 020 7527 7096.

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