Benefits of being a British Cycling member
Published 21 November 2013
British Cycling is the biggest organisation for cyclists in the UK, looking after everyone from complete beginners to the elite GB cycling team. Membership is packed full of benefits, which is great news for you and your bike riding.
For just £35 a year you can receive these great benefits with British Cycling Ride membership:
Up to £10m personal liability insurance*
Peace of mind in case you accidently scratch a parked car. You’re covered every single time you ride – on a Sky Ride, with the family, on a Breeze bike ride or a ride to work. So all you need to do is enjoy the ride!
Free legal support and advice*
Our helpline offers legal and insurance assistance to members involved in an incident while riding or wheeling their bike. Where appropriate we’ll arrange advice or representation from experienced personal injury lawyers.
British Cycling Mapping
Get access to over 1,500 British Cycling Approved routes plus routes from some of our top GB riders. Create, edit, save, download, share and rate routes in Google Maps and Ordnance Survey maps covering the whole of the UK.
Discounts on cycling gear from a range of retailers
As a British Cycling member you can start enjoying exclusive discounts at a range of retailers including Halfords, Chain Reaction, Fiat, Alfa Romeo and more!
Campaigning for cyclists
Your membership helps us get a better deal for cyclists of all kinds. We’re campaigning to improve safety and cycling awareness and your voice will make us stronger.
Save 10% at Halfords stores nationwide
British Cycling members can save 10% off all purchases at the 400 Halfords stores nationwide, with this offer even extending to sale items.
Preferential rates on bike insurance
Our bike insurance is arranged by a company who cover thousands of cyclists throughout the UK. The ‘create your own cover’ system, so you only pay for the cover you need.
Priority access and discounted tickets
British Cycling members receive priority access to tickets to a host of major UK cycling events before anyone else. Our members also have access to discounted tickets too.
Exclusive British Cycling member emails
A weekly email with exclusive content including hints and tips from people in the know, the latest news from the world of cycling, exclusive offers and competitions.
*not available with Bronze Race membership.