Caldecotte Xperience are now hiring out specialist bikes for those with access needs to help them get out and about with their family on a bike that really suits their needs.
We have a variety of bikes and sizes to suit a number of users helping families to be able to get out together on a bike ride or with the access user being able to ride while the rest of the family take a walk alongside. Whichever option suits you we have bikes that can get you out and about near Caldecotte Lake.
A1 Bike B3 5ft-6ft B2 4ft-5ft B1 3ft-4ftsingle participant single participantlean on handlebars Torso Velcro seatbelt x 3 fittingsTorso Velcro seatbelt x 3 fittings Feet security strapsFeet security straps Bag for equipmentBasket for equipment Front bar to pullRear push bar to help momentum Brakes and gears
C1 Tandem Bike D1 Tandem Go Karttwo participant Two participantfixed front handlebar Adjustable seatsindependent peddle system Motorbike style handlebarsFeet attachments Velcro seat beltHeight adjustable seat Hand brakeBreaks and gears for able bodied operator Waist harness x3 velcro straps
E1 Wheelchair Bike F1 Adult Scootertwo participant Single participantWill carry able bodied rider and wheelchair large frame3 conection point to frame Brakes on handlebarsSeat belt Hydaulic brakes Gear system
Hiring a Bike or scooter is easy
Call the centre or email us for details and availability and then book and pay over the phone or pay with short breaks vouchers on collection:
SHORT BREAKS VOUCHERS
If you have Short breaks vouchers you can use these to pay for any of our club fees for your children.
If you wish to a place on one of our holiday days or sessions through Barnardo's for children and young people up to the age of 25 who are in receipt of short breaks vouchers or who have any sort of additional needs then contact the booking team at Barnardo's to get you booked in 01908 232006. We have activities available for individuals over every holiday period including the Christmas Holiday period for children and young people in receipt of short breaks vouchers.
SPECIAL SCHOOLS AND ACCESS NEEDS GROUPS
We can run individual sessions, whole day sessions, residential stays for school and youth groups.
Every booking is tailored for the needs of the individuals within the group and the educational outcomes that you require. We can run developmental programmes leading to NGB qualifications, taster sessions, fun activities, PE GCSE courses, BTEC qualifications...in fact anything that fulfils your desired outcomes we will work directly with you to achieve them.
Caldecotte Xperience works extensively with children, young people and adults with additional needs. Our staff, who have had additional specialist training, as well as being highly experienced in delivering sessions for individuals and groups with all kinds of support requirements, will work alongside you to make your visit memorable.
We work with the local special schools to enable the young people to access our activities and enjoy the challenge of outdoor adventurous activities. We have specialist equipment to make everyone's visit as enjoyable as possible. From adapted craft to hoists we have everything necessary to make someone with additional needs catered for so they can have great fun, learn new skills and be safe.
All of our activities can be enjoyed by everyone and we aim to get everyone participating at their highest capability. We offer challenge, fun and accessibility.
Our main building and our water sports building are both wheelchair accessible with access toilet facilities. Our land based centre also has a wheelchair accessible bunk room for overnight stays.