Become A Volunteer HSBC British Cycling Guided Ride Leader

Would you like to give something back to your community and meet fellow cyclists across Glasgow?

Then why not make it your New Year’s resolution to become a volunteer HSBC British Cycling Guided Ride Leader?

“We’re looking for hundreds of people across the UK to join our team of volunteer Ride Leaders and to inspire more people to get fit, have fun and ride bikes with HSBC UK Guided Rides,” said Neil Smith the Glasgow-based Scottish programme co-ordinator.

“You don’t need to be a cycling expert or competitive racer, just be confident riding in a group and have a good level of cycling fitness. We welcome all kinds of cyclists as long as you have heaps of enthusiasm and you’re happy to support beginner bike riders and families.”

The assessed one-day course qualifies you to deliver guided bike rides for groups of beginner and intermediate level adults and accompanied children on roads and cycle paths. You’ll also be provided with branded kit, British Cycling Ride membership, and ongoing support to help you on your way.

What you’ll get from British Cycling:

  • Official Ride Leader kit
  • British Cycling Ride Membership
  • Ongoing support from British Cycling
  • Exclusive industry offers and discounts

What British Cycling needs from you:

  • A commitment to deliver a minimum of eight HSBC UK Guided Rides a year
  • Complete post-ride admin on
  • Your help to promote HSBC UK Guided Rides on your own social media channels


Register now!

You can register for the next Scottish leader’s training course on Sat 29 Feb 2020 (at a venue TBC In Glasgow, but most likely the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome) via this link.