BellaVelo is a women’s cycling community based in SW London that welcomes all abilities, from novice to elite. We are passionate about helping and encouraging female cyclists via training, organised rides and social events throughout the year. Most importantly, we believe that cycling should be fun!
What we do...
The following sessions are open to everyone in the BellaVelo community and depart from Roehampton Cafe in Richmond Park. Newcomers always welcome. Please introduce yourself.
Wednesday 19.00: Social laps - stopped over winter
Thursday 09.30: Three social laps then coffee - all levels
Tuesday 06.45: interval training - stopped over winter
Friday 06.45: interval training - stopped over winter
Awaydays are fun rides to see somewhere new. These are for anyone in the community as different length routes - may combine train and ride. The next Awayday will be mountain biking in Swinley Forest on Saturday 3rd November
BellaVelo.cc - Club Ride
Each Saturday we will offer two rides of different speeds and distance eg a 75km and a 100km. Rides leave Roehampton Cafe car park at 08.00 with pick up at 08.20 on south side of Kingston Bridge and Hampton Court main gates at 08.30.
On the first Saturday of the month, we join with Pearsons ladies for their social ride. The meeting point is on the South side of Kingston Bridge ready to leave at 8.30am.
Newcomers rides are announced on our FB page
All our rides depart from Roehampton Cafe car park in Richmond Park with a second pick up point outside main gates of Hampton Court 30 mins after departure time. Rides depart punctually at the advertised time.
Email us about anything at firstname.lastname@example.org
We will be sharing BV stories, news, successes, coaching tips and much more with the club and community through monthly newsletters. If you would like to receive these please provide your email address below
BellaVelo.cc was started by Belinda Scott and Alison Dex and is now run by a Steering Committee. All give their time voluntarily