We are a Member Group of Cycling UK and most of our activities are run for Cycling UK members.  We welcome guests who can ride with us a few times before deciding if we’re the club for them, we can then arrange a free no obligation three month trial membership which will include many of the benefits of full membership.

Cycling UK membership has many benefits, including six issues a year of Cycle magazine, third party insurance and legal helpline, as well as various discounts and being able to ride with any of the nationwide Member Groups.

Full membership costs £43 a year or £3.59 a month with other rates for seniors, households, students and unwaged.


You may have seen our bright blue and yellow jerseys and other club kit.  This is ordered periodically when there’s the demand.  If you’re interested in wearing our club kit, please let us know and we’ll be in touch when we’re next ordering.

In conjunction with Mercia CC we produce a quarterly magazine, full of news, ride reports, touring tales, maybe a joke or two, reviews and photos.  Subscriptions are £6 a year or £1.50 an issue including postage.  Please contact us if you’d like to subscribe or advertise or have something  included.

Our Best All Rounder competition has been running for many years with a trophy and small prize presented annually.

We are at heart a non-competitive cycling club and the events that make up this competition are more about fun and participation than winners.

The events and other activities that make up the BAR are decided each year at the AGM, some are regular features others less so or unique.

Points in 2017 are awarded for:

  • Hill Climb and Freewheel competition – Completed
  • Photo Competition – Completed
  • Awheel magazine contribution
  • Rough Stuff Ride –
  • Standard Rides –
  • Moira Audax –

Further details will be found on the rides pages.

The committee members of CTC Derby and Burton would be pleased to hear from anyone who has any comments or suggestions regarding our club.  They meet quarterly, but most issues can be dealt with between meetings.  If you have a general query and are not sure who to address it to please use the email link below

The committee are made up of ten members, six officers and four from the membership, all are elected at the AGM which takes place in October.

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Added by Paul Hilditch 20/08/17

2017 Standard Rides

Well done to all 27 participants in this years Standard Rides, that’s the highest number for some years certainly in the years I’ve been organising them.

6 Riders – 100 miles in 8 hours

4 Riders – 50 miles in 4 hours

8 Riders – 50 miles in 4.5 hours

9 Riders – 50 miles untimed

Why not give it a go yourself?  Route sheets and maps available from [email protected]

Added by Paul Hilditch 20/08/17

Strava Group

CTC Derby & Burton has recently started a Strava group, open to all CTC DAB riders.  To join please email [email protected]

Cycling in the Peak District survey

I am contacting you as I am carrying out some research into cycling in the Peak District National Park [PDNP], as part of my PhD. 

The questionnaire asks about motivations for cycling, types of cycling, and also some personal information, in order to help identify different groups of cyclists. The questionnaire should only take around 10 minutes to complete, and the PDNP fully endorse my research. Please be assured that any information provided will be kept strictly confidential. 

Please follow the link: http://bit.ly/PDNPQuestionnaire

 I’m a keen cyclist myself, and a member of Nottingham Clarion Cycling Club, so it would be great if some CTC Derby & Burton members could participate in the survey.

Ian Gregson

Senior Lecturer in Marketing

Nottingham Business School

Nottingham Trent University

For sale

For Sale: “Cyclists Touring Club” heritage jersey by Impsport. Blue / white, size L (40 in) Brand new, still tagged & bagged £20