Bournemouth University provides high level of facilities for those that choose to cycle. We have secure storage compounds in various places on Campus and at halls of residence around Bournemouth.
If you are looking to cycle for fitness or/and social reasons, then Sport BU and SUBU offer opportunities to suit your needs. Take a look at the various options below to find out where you can keep your bike safe and get involved with cycling at BU.
For more fantastic cycling offers and updates about cycling at BU why not join the BU Bicycle Users Group.
Bournemouth University provides a high level of facilities for those that cycle; including secure storage compounds, changing rooms and shower facilities. Secure cycle storage can be accessed at:
- The back of Kimmeridge House
- The back of Christchurch House
- By the Student Village.
To access the secure compounds please take your student card to Poole House Reception where it will be validated for entry to the compounds. If you are a member of staff, Poole House Reception will issue you with a validated entry card. If you are visiting BU please ask at Poole House Reception and they will give you a loan card to gain access during your visit. View the Talbot Campus map for more information.
Showers and changing facilities are located at the back of Christchurch House, by the secure compound, and are also accessed using your validated student card.
If you are cycling on Talbot Campus please be mindful of other road users and pedestrians, it is a very busy site. Please follow the cycle paths as signed and marked.
Secure cycle compounds can be found at:
- The rear of Bournemouth House
- Executive Business Centre (EBC)
- Melbury House
- Studland House (in both above and below ground car parks).
To access the secure compounds please take your student card to Poole House Reception where it will be validated for entry to the compounds. View the Lansdowne Campus map for more information.
Shower, lockers and changing facilities can be found at:
- Bournemouth House ground floor
- Studland House, floors 1, 5 & 7
- Melbury House, alternate floors
- Executive Business Centre, alternate floors.
Halls of Residence
Cycle storage facilities are available at all Halls of Residence. Please ensure you secure you bike properly and keep these areas clean and tidy. As part of the LSTF funding, BU is working towards installing Bike Pumps/Repair Stations, and travel noticeboards in each Halls of Residence. View the Lansdowne Campus map for more information.
The Student Village
There are a number of cycle storage areas around the Student Village. Please ensure you secure you bike properly and keep these areas clean and tidy. As part of the LSTF funding, BU is working towards installing Bike Pumps/Repair Stations, and travel noticeboards. View the Talbot Campus map for more information.
If you are interested in cycling for fitness then SportBU has a lot to offer, including:
- Spinning classes
- Watt Bike Sessions
- Velodrome Sessions
For more information please visit the SportBU website.
Bournemouth University Cycling Club (BUCC) is one of the many Clubs & Societies which are part of the Students Union. For more information and a full list of clubs & societies please visit the SUBU website.