Community and recreation
Join Imperial's cycling community
Immerse yourself in Imperial’s growing cycling community through a variety of online platforms and learn more about the local greenspaces which can help breakup those long days when you first return to the office.
Imperial cycling groups and information
- Student Union cycling club
- Move Imperial onTwitter, Instagram and Strava
- Move Imperial active travel vlog
- Imperial cyclists Yammer group
Enjoy a lunch break out of the office. The South Kensington campus is surrounded by small pocket parks such as Princes Gardens, Thurloe Square Garden and Ennismore Gardens. These provide local space for beautiful and tranquil lunch breaks. Of course, Hyde Park is a national favourite and right on Imperial's doorstep. Having access to a bike means you can venture further afield and explore the park’s variety various lunch spots. Find out more about cycling in Hyde Park.
Local cycling proficiency courses
If you are looking to improve your confidence when cycling why not sign up for a cycling proficiency course? There are a number of free cycle skills courses available from the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and you can also find details of cycling coaches on the British Cycling website.