Transforming your commute
Transform your commute, fitness regime and weekend rides by getting on board with the new Cycle Derby app. Featuring a clever route finder, real time weather updates, fitness tracker and more must-have gadgets – your next journey will not be complete without the free cycling app, available on iOS and Android.
Cycle Derby app video
From the fitness feature, to the intuitive hand-picked locations that pop up on your map, watch the video here to see how the Cycle Derby app works and all its best features explained.
Find direct, traffic free and scenic routes around Derby with the route finder.
View your route before you set off
We have explored, tested and filmed many of Cycle Derby’s routes in high definition video.
Monitor and track your rides
As well as route tracking, you can view statistics about your rides including average speed, distance and calories burned.
The best locations for cyclists
My Local has hand-picked locations around Derby, enabling you to find cafés, parks, pubs, bike shops, bike parking and much more.
Intelligent weather data
Real time weather display of Derby with details about temperature, wind speed, sunshine and rain will help you prepare for your ride.
Share and compare
Connect with your social world, share rides and compare your progress as you save money and burn calories!
Cycle Derby app features
- Derby route finder helps you find the best cycle routes around Derby.
- Cycle Derby have explored, tested and filmed many of the routes around Derby.
- Find direct, traffic free and scenic routes.
- Full high definition video of routes around Derby.
- Monitor and track your rides via GPS.
- View statistics of your rides including average speed, distance and calories burned.
- Hand-picked locations around Derby for you to navigate to.
- Real time weather display of Derby with details about temperature, wind speed, sunshine and rain.
- Connect with your social world, share rides and compare your progress as you save money and burn calories.
- Keep track of your fitness with speed and time statistics.
- Progress through the app cycling levels and compare with friends.
Tip: Level up
Progress through the user levels faster by cycling the long way home and remember to track all of your rides – then boast about it on Facebook and Twitter!
Tips: Fuel saver
Sitting in traffic uses much more fuel than you may think. Monitor a typical journey to work and add this value to the app settings to see how much cycling to work could save you on fuel costs.
Tips: Whatever the weather
The app sends push notifications about the weather based on usual commute times. If it says rain, pack your water proofs, if it says sunny, get the shades out and take the scenic route!
Tips: Adjust your diet
What you eat will directly affect how your body performs. Eat a diet of protein for muscle repair, carbohydrates for energy, antioxidants for your health and low fat will improve your ability on the bike.
Keep checking your average speed to monitor your fitness progress too!
“A brilliant and intuitive app that has really made a difference to my daily commute.” - Daniel D
“I love taking the scenic route options on the app. A really useful tool for when the weather is sunny!”- Martin H
“For fitness fanatics just like me, a cycling app needs to be accurate, easy to use and quick to respond. The Cycle Derby app does all three.” - Phillip B