Cycling is “booming” says British Cycling, hitting membership high
Tuesday, August 16th 2016 at 10:32AM BST
British Cycling’s membership has surpassed 125,000 for the first time in the organisation’s history – with 75,000 people signing up since 2012.
A statement from the organisation said: “The milestone is a significant step for British Cycling, cementing its standing as the largest organisation representing cyclists in Britain,” a reference to Cycling UK, formerly CTC, which has 67,000 members.
Sir Chris Hoy said: “The fact that 75,000 people have joined British Cycling since 2012 shows that cycling is truly booming.