'Clunkers Ride' celebrates aged and pre-owned bikes

Got a bike that is looking a bit unloved and gathering dust? Let May 1 be its lucky day..

A collective formed to draw attention to the impact cycling has on the environment is organising a 'Clunkers Ride' to encourage the celebration of aged and pre-owned bikes.

Now in its third year, having taken a break during 2020, the Clunkers Ride organised by Shift Cycling Culture will take place from May 1 to May 2.

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Michelle Arthurs-Brennan

Michelle Arthurs-Brennan the Editor of Cycling Weekly website. An NCTJ qualified traditional journalist by trade, Michelle began her career working for local newspapers. She's worked within the cycling industry since 2012, and joined the Cycling Weekly team in 2017, having previously been Editor at Total Women's Cycling. Prior to welcoming her daughter in 2022, Michelle raced on the road, track, and in time trials, and still rides as much as she can - albeit a fair proportion indoors, for now.