National Cycling Bodies & Organisations

Scottish Cycling
Formerly known as the Scottish Cyclists' Union, but now rebranded as Scottish Cycling, this is the governing body for cycle-sport in Scotland. They are an internationally recognised governing body, with offices in the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome Glasgow, and administer the sport in the following disciplines: BMX, Cycle Speedway, Cyclo-Cross, Mountain Bike, Road and Track.
Visit the Scottish Cycling website for more information.

Cycling Scotland
Cycling Scotland's vision is: To establish cycling as an acceptable, attractive and practical lifestyle option for people in Scotland, thereby making cycling a positive, rewarding and easily accessible experience.
Find out more by visiting their website.

Audax UK
Audax United Kingdom, established in 1976, is the internationally recognised long-distance cycling association in the UK. It oversees the running of non-competitive long-distance cycling events in the UK, and, using a system of timed checkpoints, validates and records every successful ride.
Find out more by visiting their web site.

Scottish Downhill Association
The SDA are organisers of the season long Downhill Mountain Biking series of races held throughout Scotland. Dates, locations, entry forms and general info about downhilling is available from their website.

Cycling UK
Cycling UK, as the name suggests, is a UK national cycling organisation. They recognise the different needs of the devolved nations in the UK, and in Scotland have a development officer and team who work across a range of different projects in local communities. Cycling UK offer a comprehensive and specialised service for the leisure and commuting cyclist by way of technical advice, information, specialist mail order, a magazine, cycling related legal advice and support, insurance, organised tours, thousands of cycling events annually, and the opportunity to be part of the UK's largest cycling organisation with more than 70,000 members and supporters throughout the world.
Visit their website for more information.

Sustrans - the sustainable transport charity - works on practical projects to encourage people to walk, cycle and use public transport in order to reduce motor traffic and its adverse effects. In Scotland they work with various partners to help achieve a network of safe cycle routes across the country.
Visit their website for more information.

TLI Cycling
TLI Cycling, or as they used to be known - The League International, exists to provide no frills, minimum fuss, grass roots, cycle sport for all abilities and all ages; from under 10's to over 100's. Races are usually age related with awards for each age category, those who are less fit or less disciplined with their diet can race with an older age category. TLI is run entirely by unpaid volunteers.
Visit their website for more information.