Getting Started with Clifton CC

Clifton Cycling Club is based in York and caters for all ability levels and most forms of cycling. We have members who Road Race, Time Trial, Audax, MTB ..or just ride Club Runs. We aim to be friendly and approachable and to help support our members to get the most out of their cycling. We also have specific activities and coaching for Juniors through our Go-Ride programme.


We get involved in the following:


Mountain Biking - Clifton has a large and active MTB section with regular club rides, weekends away, a Challenge Series and plenty more. See our MTB section for more details.

Club rides - See Our Rides for a quick guide to the various rides we do, or take a look at the section Social Rides for a more detailed description

Racing - Our members take part in most branches of cycle sport including road racing and time trialling. Clifton CC also organise 2 road races, a club hill climb, a 12 event club time trial series and an open time trial. See the Competition section for more info

Challenge riding - Clifton organise a number of Challenge rides throughout the year including a reliability ride, Audax events and a Sportive. See our Challenge section


Young People - We have a specific section of the Club that provides training and coaching sessions for juniors aged from 8-18.  See our Youth & Juniors section for more information

email for advice on getting started with us

FAQ for beginners