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Active Mums Cycling 2018
June 8 - July 20£3.00 – £12.00
Active Mums parent-and-baby guided cycling starts in and around Okehampton this Summer.
Be active and meet like-minded mums from the local area and make new friends on an enjoyable Active Mums rides.
Feel confident and secure with group led rides. High quality equipment will be provided, with an insured qualified leader to help you discover the joy of cycling again with you and your family.
Short sessions include use of cycles with baby trailers, to suit all fitness levels. Various routes starting initially from Youth Hostel Adventure Okehampton and using mostly off-road cycle routes including The Granite Way.
Capacity: 4 buggies
Cost: £12 per block
You can book your rides online using the ticket below.
Some responses about our previous scheme from participants:
“Such a great idea and a wonderful experience. I hadn’t ridden a bike for some years so have now really found my confidence again. A lovely thing to be able to do an activity with children that helps yourself!. Now feeling fitter. Will be hiring a bike and continuing cycling. Thank you very much”
“A really brilliant idea. Freya loves coming along. Something different than a normal toddler group. Thank you.”
“It has been a great experience for Maddie and myself. It’s really good to get outside together in thee fresh air and a brilliant way to meet new people and have a chat. Definitely something we will be keeping up”
“What a really lovely time I have had riding with my youngest and having and having the opportunity to ride with all my kids and experience the Granite Way. Its great meeting new people too”
“Really enjoyed our time over the 6 weeks. It’s been such a lovely experience.”
“A motivational experience. A great sociable activity too. Great Instructors. Fully recommendable!”
“Great service I will use again!”
“Thank you so much for this opportunity to socialize & get fit at the same time. Fabulous instructors, really friendly and informative. Thank you once again for providing an excellent activity.”
“Its been good to get out in the fresh air for both of us. A good social bit of exercise”
“How wonderful to have this opportunity to use bike trailers with a trained instructor for 6 weeks. I have learnt how to strap baby in and gained confidence with the towing. Thank you OCRA “
This was from a Facebook message from people accessing the use of the bikes and trailers today under their own guidance:
“Thanks Stuart! We had a lovely ride after being cooped up inside all morning with the miserable weather, then we went for a cycle and the sun shone on us. Bob my partner towed the trailer and I had bike on it’s own which was lovely! Only went to the viaduct but so lovely to get rid of the cobwebs! Thanks 🙂”