moray firth cycling club

Club Rides

MFCC uses Link My Ride for club ride organisation. More information is available here.

With the exception of the chain gang, non-club members are welcome to join any club ride a couple of times before deciding if they wish to join the club. 

If you have questions on any of the club rides, including regarding your ability/fitness to take part, please get in touch with the club at

Monday evening – Beginners & Recovery Ride

Meet at Bishop’s Road Car Park.

Restarts Monday 1st April 2024, with the April rides as follows:

Monday recovery rides: 6pm on Monday 1st April, Monday 8th April and Monday 15th April. 6:15pm Monday 22nd April. 6:30pm Monday 29th April and onwards.

Thursday evening – Chain gang

Chain gang is MFCC members only please. Meet in the large car park outside the visitor centre, not the small car park beside the road. Please can all members bear in mind other members of the public have the same access rights as us. Culloden is a registered battlefield and considered a war grave site, and needs to be treated with appropriate respect.

Restarts Thursday 4th April 2024, with the April rides as follows:

6pm on Thursday 4th April, Thursday 11th April and Thursday 19th April, before moving to 6:15pm from Thursday 26th April onwards. 

Saturday – Club Ride

9am sharp. Tempo ride to Maryburgh roundabout and back.

Sunday – Club Ride 

9am sharp. No-drop ride at about 15-16mph using the same route every week. Meeting point to be from Bishops Rd Car Park (beside the Cathedral). Subject to weather conditions.

Sunday – Gravel Ride (once per month)

The meeting place will alter from month to month depending on which side of town the ride is going, but the proposed time is 8am sharp departure. To help the groups to be organised prior to the club ride taking place, it’s appreciated by the organisers if registration is done by 6pm on the Friday prior to the ride.

In winter ice spiker tyres may be required.

Women’s Rides (as scheduled)

Information will be shared online as and when these rides are scheduled.