Welcome to CycleWithMe training

Providing cycle training in and around London.

Cycling is a great way to get around, stay healthy, save money and de-stress. It can help you burn excess energy, let loose your competitive streak in a sportive or charity ride and get you away from the city and back to nature. And most importantly it's great fun! Cycle training can make your journeys more confident and help you achieve your cycling goals, be it getting on a bike for the first time, improving your fitness, commuting to work or cycling London-Paris.


With over 1000 clients trained CycleWithMe has valuable experience to help you succeed. Read on for more info or click to contact Fiona@CycleWithMe

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5-star google review from Nicole, Streatham, September 2023

"Fiona is an incredible instructor, thorough and patient. She suggested a quiet location which was perfect for learning from zero, which was my case, and gave me the confidence to start balancing on the bike on my own after one session, and cycling with a decent level of proficiency after two sessions. As a mature learner, jumping on a bike for the first time could have felt daunting, but Fiona made me feel at ease from the get go. I’d thoroughly recommend her services to anyone!"



2024 what will your adventure be...Ride London Essex 100, 

L'Etape du Tour de France,

London-Brighton...? Start your bespoke 1-to-1 training now. Contact Fiona@CycleWithMe 


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CycleWithMe's services

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Our oldest beginner was 71! Learning to cycle

Learn to Cycle / Regain Confidence

Learn how to ride a bicycle or regain lost confidence. Training is 1-to-1 and is for anyone aged 5+ (our oldest beginner was 71!).

Sessions are 45 minutes for little ones (age 5+) and 90 minutes for teenagers & adults

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Skills check before going on road

Road Safety & Road Confidence

Never cycled on the road before or want to re-gain your confidence? Then, this is for you. The course follows the National Standards for Cycle Training Level 2. It's also ideal for students cycling to school/college or first time commuters. Age 10+

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Charles's city commute

Advanced Road Safety & Commuting

Want to take your cycling skills up a level so that you are confident in all road situations? Want to commute to work or college but don't know which route is best?

Advanced training follows Level 3 of the National Standards for Cycle Training. Both courses are adapted to your specific needs. Older teenagers & adults.

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Mt Wellington, Tasmania

Your BIG Challenge

Had a crazy moment and decided to cycle an epic journey for charity but not sure how you're going to do it? Former clients have ridden London-Paris, Cape Town Cycle Tour, San Francisco to LA, London-Surrey 100, L'Etape. Contact us and we'll guide you through the process from buying your bike and training, to waving you off with a cheer!

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Training is serious (& always fun)

Schools, Businesses & Cycling Clubs

Road Safety and Advanced Road Safety courses are available for groups of students or employees.

Ride Leader training is available for Cycling Clubs.

Please contact us for more details.

Bespoke courses: If you don't see what you're looking for give me a call.

Where CycleWithMe trains

CycleWithMe is based in Richmond upon Thames, the cycling capital of London, but will travel. I ask for beginners to come to me as I've found a lovely park, ideal for learning to cycle, with smooth and wide pathways and facilities for anyone who accompanies you. Road safety training is done on the roads you will use, where practicable. Similarly I use roads near to schools and businesses when I am training their students or employees. When it comes to training for your BIG challenge we ride all over, towards Windsor to the west and the Surrey Hills to the south.

About CycleWithMe

Fiona Tisch

CycleWithMe is run by me, Fiona Tisch. I am a passionate cyclist and trainer and have always cycled: to school, to clubs, to shops, with friends, to work, with family, getting muddy off-road cycling, on holiday, in the velodrome, essentially cycling everywhere. In amongst all the people I have trained you can include my husband and two children. Before becoming a cycling instructor I worked in international business in central London training adults from all over the world for more than 10 years and got to cycle all over the world during down-time on business trips. And, of course, I commuted from Richmond to central London on my bike, a roundtrip of 21 miles.


I am a fully accredited National Standards Cycling Instructor so I am qualified to provide cycle training to children and adults. I am also a Volunteer Cycling Instructor for London Borough of Richmond upon Thames (LBRUT) and a qualified British Cycling Ride Leader. I have British Cycling and Cycling UK membership. And, I have a first aid certificate, a clean DBS certificate and full insurance.


All instructors that work with me also have first aid certiciates, a clean DBS and their own insurance.

CycleWithMe's partners

A successful business is one that realises that giving and receiving support is fundamental. CycleWithMe has built up a number of partnerships over time supporitng other local, like minded businesses and recommends them to you. (A little note, CycleWithMe is not responsible for the content of their sites).

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