Southampton CTC

Cycling in the Southampton area


 Covid-19 update

We have restarted small group rides in line with Cycling UK guidance. Rides are bookable on a first come first served basis so please do not attend unless the ride leader has confirmed your place.

Please read our local instructions about joining a ride Covid update and Cycling UK guidance CyclingUk:Coronavirus

Group information

Southampton CTC, part of Cycling UK, is the local group for the Southampton area.

We offer a range of cycle rides from short, easy rides suitable for novice cyclists to more challenging rides that are longer and faster. To decide which ride is right for you see our description on the Ride Calendar or email the ride leader for the ride.

Rides and Social Events

In the event of bad weather, check Ride Calendar to see if the ride will go ahead. The ride will go ahead unless the entry states otherwise, although it may be shorter than stated depending on conditions.

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Upcoming Events

Location When Summary Description
Unit 2, Redbridge Business Park, Old Redbridge Road, Redbridge, Southampton SO15 0NJ August 8, 2020 FULL Easy ride (Saturday). Redbridge Start at 10:30 Full Longer easy paced ride to Calshot. Return via Lepe, Exbury and Beaulieu. Toilets available and cafe open for takeaways, with option to stop at Beaullieu for cake or ice cream. 32 Miles Leader: Keith Baker (Email: Tel: 07990 534560
Nutburn Rd, North Baddesley, Southampton SO52 9DZ August 12, 2020 Moderate ride (Wednesday). North Baddesley Start at 09:30 Moderate day ride to Ringwood via Lyndhurst and Bolderwood. Return via Stoney cross, Furzley and Romsey. 27 miles to Ringwood, 50 miles in total. Toilets and cafe in Ringwood. Leader: Paul Rayfield (Email:
Chilworth Point, 1 Chilworth Rd, Southampton SO16 7JQ August 15, 2020 Easy ride (Saturday). Chilworth Start at 12:30 Circular tour to Hiltingbury , North Baddesley, Old Chilworth and ending in the Southampton Sports centre. Refreshments at The View cafe. Total of 11.5 miles Leader: Paul Rayfield (Email:
Market Place, Romsey SO51 8NB August 16, 2020 Moderate ride (Sunday). Romsey (Market Place) Start at 09:00 Leveret circular tour. Bring picnic for refreshment stop at West Dean or Lockerley. Total of 30 miles plus a possible extension of route into the Forest. Route: Leader: Jim Probert (Email:
New Millennium Village Hall, Mortimers Lane, SO32 1HF. August 19, 2020 FULL Moderate ride (Wednesday). Lower Upham (Village Hall) Start at 10:00 Upham and Beacon Hill. Refreshments at Bishops Waltham. 23 miles. Leader: Gilly Slot (Email:
16 Abbotswood Common Road, Romsey SO51 0BX August 21, 2020 Moderate ride (Friday). Romsey (Abbotswood) Start at 09:30 Carlo's Ices for takeaways. Out via Moorcourt, return via: Sherfield English, Butts Green, Mottisfont and Kiln Lane. 32 Miles Leader: Keith Baker (Email: Tel: 07990 534560
Unit 2, Redbridge Business Park, Old Redbridge Road, Redbridge, Southampton SO15 0NJ August 22, 2020 Moderate ride (Saturday). Redbridge Start at 11:00 (Birthday Ride) - New Forest circular; out via Boldrewood Ornamental Drive, back via Beaulieu (stopping at The Bakehouse). Approx 40 miles, but easy pace. Leader: Adrian Turner (Email:
Town Quay (Ferry Terminal), Southampton, SO14 2AQ August 23, 2020 FULL Moderate ride (Sunday). Southampton (Town Quay) Start at 08:30 Beach ride to Shanklin IOW, meet 8:30 for 9:00am Red Funnel Ferry, on road out and offroad back total of 35 miles. Refreshments on ferry and cafes in Shanklin or bring a picnic lunch. Contact for details and booking the ferry, (limited to 5 riders and bring a face mask). Route: Leader: Jim…
Railway Station (South Side), Station Lane, SO53 4DE August 28, 2020 FULL Moderate ride (Friday). Chandlers Ford Start at 09:30 FULL Ride to Alresford via Winchester and Easton and returning via Cheriton and Owslebury. Cafe stop in Alresford, Total of 38 miles with several hills. Starting and finishing at Chandlers Ford Railway station. Route: Leader: Simon Dawes (Email:
Nutburn Rd, North Baddesley, Southampton SO52 9DZ August 29, 2020 Easy ride (Saturday). North Baddesley Start at 12:30 Kimbridge 18 miles Leader: Katrina Dawes (Email: Tel: 07940 872936

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