(Frequently Asked Questions)


All details about Chorley Cycling Club membership can be found on the membership page.

When does my membership start and expire?

Membership for all members runs from 1st of January until 31st December.

When do I renew my membership?

Membership can be renewed from the 1st October on wards.

If I join mid way through the year do I get a discount?

No discounts are given for joining part way through the year.

If I join after October the 1st do I have to join again on January 1st?

Joining after the 1st October gains you memberships for the remainder of that year and all the next.

How much is it for under 18's to join?

Membership for under 18’s is free. Please select Junior Membership on British Cycling and complete the parental consent form on the membership page.

Can I try a ride before joining?

You can ride with CCC on a trial basis for a maximum of 5 rides. If wish to continue riding with CCC after 5 rides you must purchase a membership.

When is the best time to join Chorley Cycling Club?

A Chorley Cycling Club Membership can be purchased at anytime.  Theres never a bad time :)

British Cycling is saying I should contact the club before joining?

When purchasing membership via British Cycling you maybe prompted to ‘contact the club first’ – this is not required. Please proceed with your membership purchase.

I'm a member of another club but I would like to ride with Chorley?

If you are a member of another club you can still join CCC as a 2nd claim member. Please note 2nd claim members cannot compete or race for the club.

I've not received my membership card? 

Membership cards can take up to 6 weeks to arrive.  This is due to them being produce in batches.  Don't worry though, you're welcome to join us at our events in the mean time.


Where do I find out what rides are planned and where to meet?

All official rides are published on the websites calendar with a start time and location. They are also published in our Facebook group.

Who should I inform that i'm coming to a ride?

You do not need to notify us if you wish to attend a ride. However if you are in the Facebook group we encourage you to select ‘going’ on the event invite.

Can I park my car at the meeting point?

You can park on the pub car park. Please park furthest away from the pub entrance.  Please note that rides on a Thursday start at Merlin Cycles.  Park outside the gates as these will be locked upon your return.

Which ride is right for me?

Please take a look the Rides website page to select the correct ride for your ability.


Where can I buy one of your super cool Chorley jerseys?

Chorley Cycling Club kit is made to order. We have numerous opportunities to purchase kit throughout the year. Please look out for the next Kit Order on the website and Facebook.

Social Media

Social media is the future, do you have a Facebook page?

We strongly advise you to join our Facebook group for all the latest news, information, photos and chat.

But Im a Tweeter!

You can also follow us on Twitter