The Forty Plus Cycling Club follows all government Covid 19 guidance. Please contact your local Section Secretary for up to date information on Club Rides.

Ride as much or as little, or long or as short as you feel. BUT RIDE Eddy Merckx
We are a very sociable cycle club with sixteen active sections in Bedfordshire, North Herts, Hertfordshire,  Essex,  Kent, East Northamptonshire, Surrey, and Sussex. Each section organises rides between one and three times a week - More on us and our sections...

All sections vary in their pace and distance covered.  Membership is open to cyclists aged 18 and above and you can come and try a few rides, before joining. For information contact one of the section secretaries, or the membership secretary.  More on joining...

Please remember to carry your ICE card (In Case of Emergency) with you while out on a ride. Another way is to have the information on your mobile phone. If you would like to know how Click Here All the emergency services know how to retrieve this information providing your phone is still working, so the old way could still be best.

New Club Kit Order Form The new ordering form for Club Kit is up and running

Why Not Volunteer:  There are many different types of volunteering activities to assist in running the club to suit different amounts of time and skills. Discover the range of volunteering opportunities and current vacancies. Read more...

Members receive your free quarterly magazine, Signpost.  

View the events calendar full screen.   

Events Calendar - click for details

Section secretaries can notify you of any last minute changes to rides if you give them your contact details.

map showing where sections meet is now shown on the About Us page.  This will show your nearest sections.

Phoenix CTC, part of Cycling UK who offer cycling trips and are open to all fully
paid members of Cycling UK View website

See the events list for 2019. Click Here Has your section one planned? Please let others know.   

2017 events:

25th June Norton Heath to Heybridge 5 members of 40 Plus joined with members of CTC totaling 19 riders took part in this event. For more information see the blog of this event

Tuesday 16th May St Albans section organised a Founders day ride starting from Shuttleworth Old Warden Aerodrome at 10:00Hrs. There were four groups to allow for different abilities. The 'A' ride was about 30miles while the 'B' was some 20miles. The weather was humid and warm and hit 20 deg. When we arrived back after the ride for lunch the caterers did well to provide lunch for about forty hungry cyclists. 


Use this site to report any hazardous potholes you come across.  The site automatically reports them to the relevant council and you can add photos and descriptions. 

There is also an app for Android and iPhone to make it easier to report potholes and show exactly where they are located.

Fill That Hole is provided by Cycling UK, the national cycling charity.

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