UCLan Sports Arena has a 1.5km cycle track and a 0.75km junior cycle track, open for use by individuals, clubs and cycle races/meetings.

All users must purchase a daily permit and provide their own helmet.

The track is open for use from 9.00am to dusk.

The track is booked for local and regional events and at such times is closed to general users.

All permit prices are detailed in the price list section.


Cycle race coaching sessions are held on Tuesday evenings.

More information can be found by emailing Chris Walters

Race Night

A Thursday racing night operates from April - August which is open to all cyclists and includes junior races. There will only be ad-hoc races for the 2015 season.

Race information

Registration from 5.00pm

(Youth £5, Seniors £5 - £15 one off fee)

Youth Race – from 6.30pm (Entry £3)
Seniors Race – from 7.15pm (Entry £10)

Electronic timing for all races

For more information visit Cycling Development North West.


Cycle Hire for all Abilities

  • Ride our mile long track or use us for the starting point for your guild wheel adventure
  • Free Parking & showers
  • Visit our brand onsite Café
  • Shower facilities available

Hire charges

Half-day - £8 (max 4 hours)
Full-day - £12
UCLan Staff/Students - £5 (day)

Wheels for All 

There are a number of "Wheels for All" specially adapted bicycles for disabled customers. Use of these bikes is available to disabled customers who purchase a permit. Permits are available for individual users and centres. The 'Wheels for All' usage has increased rapidly with over 20 day centres using the bicycles on a regular basis.