looking for places to ride

jasonmcc Posts: 25
edited July 2009 in Road beginners
just got my first road bike and im looking for some good rides, i live in swindon and am looking for some good routes to try to help me on my way to longer rides.


  • EdZed
    EdZed Posts: 119
    Try the Bikely.com site for ride routes close to you - there seem to be plenty from others who've put their routes on the site. Some of the posts have some useful tips e.g. the nature of the route, what they use it for, what to look out for.

    http://www.bikely.com/listpaths/srchkey ... ountry/253
  • topdude
    topdude Posts: 1,557
    Hi, i see you have found yourself a road bike, what did you get in the end :D
    He is not the messiah, he is a very naughty boy !!
  • jasonmcc
    jasonmcc Posts: 25
    thanks i will check that site out and see whats going on there.

    i brought a 2008 merida 901 in the end. bike shop checked it over and said i got a bargain so happy days, just looking for local rides and riders to get going with now.

    finding this site has been a great help to me and the people on here are very helpfull and giving loads of advice o us newbees