About us

Royal Dean Forest Cycling Club’s primary aim is to enjoy cycling –  whether that’s social or competitive – you’ll find us out on the roads, trails and tracks around the cycling utopia that is the Forest of Dean. We’re an eclectic club with a strong, 60 year long heritage spanning many flavours of cycling.

Our regular schedule of social club road, cyclo-cross and mountain bike rides is supplemented with audax, time trial, road racing and track events. The club is proud to be represented by members at local, regional and National open events.

We are affiliated with British Cycling as a Go-Ride Clubmark Club, Cycling Time Trial and Cyclists’ Touring Club (CTC).



Club Rides

For the latest club rides, we compile a monthly spreadsheet which is also updated regularly on our facebook page.

Download Ride Schedule here (xls):RDFCC Ride Schedule July

Time Trials and Events

You can find information on upcoming RDFCC Races, Time Trials and other events here.
We also list Non-RDFCC events which some members might have entered or we think club members will be interested in. If you have an event or think an event should be listed, please get in touch.


Hilly Lydbrook – 17th July 2018 – Results

6 riders on this hard course. Fine cooler evening with a head breeze on the climb. Steve fastest on the night. Max threw his chain. Good set of PBs! Thanks to Martin on the turn, Earl pushing off and also the other potential helpers.

Cannop x3 – 10th July 2018 – Results

Cooler than recent evenings for the 7 riders taking on this though event. Craig fastest on the night. Andy jumping in at the deep end for his first TT. Thanks Earl pushing off and marshalling!

Young People

Aged 8 to 18? Then read on…….

RDFCC welcomes young riders of all disciplines. We can offer opportunities to ride for sport or fun and support you in your cycling journey. Full details are below but many of the competitions and events we host are open to younger riders and you may be able to join in with some club rides.

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