Resources for schools affiliated to North East Derbyshire School Sport Partnership:
We will normally contact your school to arrange but if not please get in touch with us.
School and parents letters & info:
Let us know pre training info:
North East Derbyshire SSP has commisioned Wheely Fun Wheels to deliver all its cycle training. The funding is secure until 2020.
For schools affiliated to NE Derbyshire SSP we offer a cycling pathway that all children can take part in from age 5 to 11:
All children are offered one balance bike session free of charge.
We can fit 3 groups of up to 12 children into a morning or afternoon (with your help sometimes 4 groups in a morning).
We bring bikes and all equipment needed.
Year 1 or 2
Learn to Ride
We are running Learn to Ride sessions in schools.
Children usually need their own bike, but we can also bring a small number of bikes.
Free of charge. Bike hire £10.00 per bike.
Year 3 or 4
Learn to Ride
Playground session, time dependant on numbers. Ideally children use their own bike, free of charge, bikes can be hired for £10.00 per bike (max 6).
Bikeability Level 1
Two hour playground session to develop cycling skills for up to around 20 children. Training is free of charge, bikes can be hired for £10.00 per bike (max 6).
Year 5 or 6
Bikeability Level 2
Children are taken out onto local quiet roads in groups of up to 12. Usually over a full day and a morning. Training is free.
Ideally children use their own bike, bikes can be hired for £10.00 per bike.
Year 6 or 7
Bikeability Level 3
Children are taken out onto more challenging roads in groups of 4. A route planning and theory session followed by 2 hours on road. Training is free. Anyone taking part in Level 3 should be using their own bike, however we can supply one or two bikes per session if necessary. Schools will be charged £10.00 per bike by NED SSP.
Two hour bike maintenance session for 12 children. Ideally just before Bikeability Level 2.
Free of charge (please note only one year group can take part).
All Wheely Fun Wheels instructors are trained National Standard Cycling instructors.
They all have current DBS and first aid certification.
Wheely Fun Wheels has insurance to deliver cycle training and is compliant with the Data Protection Act.
Our Bikeability scheme is approved by DfT, scheme number 704196A.
We are a member of TABS, the professional trade body.
Wheely Fun Wheels Ltd
4 Inkerman Cottages
Company Number 10651697