What does Biking offer

The information listed here is intended to help Leaders who would like to arrange Biking for their section. It also has information for Leaders/Adults who would like to get involved with this activity. 

Made up of Explorers, Network Members and Leaders from around Derbyshire, the Bike Active Support Unit is a team of experienced cyclists offering a range of bike related activities for members aged 8 and upwards. The team offers day long sessions covering a range of cycling activities which can give young people more confidence and inspire them to ride bigger and more challenging routes. With safety equipment and a selection of bikes available, the sessions can make full use of the exciting new mountain bike track located at Drum Hill Campsite or come directly to you.


Each session contains the following elements:
• Safety and Maintenance Sessions
• Mountain Bike Coaching
• Guided Rides

Activity Badges
Our Biking team can also support the requirements of the Cub, Scout and Explorer Cycling related Activity Badges.

Leader Information

Scout HQ has provided this information relating to cycling. It also lists some badges that cycling can count towards.
Click here to view all information.

  • Dress appropriately for the time of year
  • When booking, please confirm any specific items you will need to bring with you for this activity.

Click here to contact the Biking team bookings coordinator.

Contact Biking SASU to confirm size of group that can be accommodate.

Contact Biking SASU to confirm duration of their activities.

Contact Biking SASU to discuss options for them to visit your group or to meet at a central location.

Contact Biking SASU to discuss costing for this activity.

Additional Information

Click here for instructors chat room. NOTE: this is a closed group, if you a not a member of the group, you will not be able to view this content.

Click Biking Team to contact the County Biking advisor.

Click here to view POR relating to this activity

Scouting UK has published lots of useful information, which is categorised into different type of biking.
Click here to see the latest Factsheets, relating to Cycling.
Click here to see the latest Factsheets, relating to Off-Road Cycling.
Click here to see the latest Factsheets, relating to Mountain Biking.
Alternatively click here for the full list of Activities and select the one you would like.

British Cycling is the National Governing body for this sport.
Click here to visit their website.

Events Biking Team supports

Peak Camp
Spring Bank Camp

Paul GantBiking Team

Sections supported

To be confirmed
To be confirmed
Adults / Leaders