Walk through any town or city across the country and you’ll notice one thing - Britain has fallen back in love with cycling. Cycling UK estimates that 1.7 million adults take to two wheels on an almost daily basis. However, the Brits hopping onto bikes are mainly focused on road cycling. Whilst road cycling is great for both fitness and fun, we here at Neilson believe in the power of going off the beaten track. Here are just some of the benefits of going off-road, and the reasons why any keen cyclist should consider leaving the tarmac behind.