Saddle up for Breeze bike rides in the area

Breeze champion Val French.
Breeze champion Val French.

Women in the area are being encouraged to saddle up and take part in Breeze bike rides led by trained bike leaders.

Breeze is an initiative run by British Cycling to get more women back on their bikes to address the imbalance of men to women cycling and has proved to be a huge success right across the country.

Bishop Wilton Lady Bishops group have their first ride of the season on 6 April, starting in Bishop Wilton, up to Youlthorpe and Gowthorpe and back to Bishop Wilton, which is a distance of five miles. More rides are available from Pocklington and Market Weighton and any other village on request. The rides are free. To register for rides in the area visit www.breezebikerides.com.