Pedal Park Survey v1.2 The vision for Pedal Park is to create a high-quality sports,recreation and leisure facility that is unique to our region. It will offer grassroots riding, training, coaching and competition to raise and sustain participation levels across a wide range of ages and ability levels. Pedal Park comprises of 3 mile traffic-free wide smooth tarmac road circuit with a modern HQ and event management facilities. Pedal Park will also be integrated into the existing Norfolk Trails traffic-free routes and be the host for a myriad of traffic-light routes making Pedal Park a destination for social riding. Pedal Park will also offer innovative community engagement projects aimed at transforming physical activity levels, raising self-esteem and self-confidence and creating positive community outcomes and cross-generational volunteering and diversionary projects. Your time to take this short survey will help us to create this vision and launch it in mid-2016. Thank you very much for your time and insights. Question Title * 1. What are the factors that restrain you, or your family, from riding more oftern Yes No Confidence riding on the road Confidence riding on the road Yes Confidence riding on the road No Safety riding on the road Safety riding on the road Yes Safety riding on the road No Lack of local cost effective facilities Lack of local cost effective facilities Yes Lack of local cost effective facilities No Lack of structured and regular coaching and training Lack of structured and regular coaching and training Yes Lack of structured and regular coaching and training No Lack of engaging cycling activities and events Lack of engaging cycling activities and events Yes Lack of engaging cycling activities and events No Having to buy a bike before I try the sport Having to buy a bike before I try the sport Yes Having to buy a bike before I try the sport No What else stops you enjoying your cycling? Question Title * 2. The main 3 mile traffic-free road circuit is available for training and riding throughout the year. Access to the circuit will be available to members only. What value would you place on this membership to access the facilities ? £1 per week, about £50 per year 50p per week, about £25 per year £2 per week, about £100 per year Nothing, I expect to ride for free as it's free on the public highway! Nothing, I'll pay £5 for every visit Other amount or ideas.... Question Title * 3. How often would you be likely to visit Pedal Park ? More than once a week Only once a week A couple of times a month Only once a month Major events only Never Question Title * 4. Pedal Park is integrated into the Norfolk Trials traffic-free routes (e.g. Bure Valley and Marriots Way) and is a hub for a myriad of traffic-light recreational rides each with thier own challenge. How much would having a recreational riding hub like PedalPark potentially increase your cycling participation levels? Yes, a small amount of probably less than one hour per week Yes, probably about an hour a week more Yes, probably about 1-2 hours a week more Yes, considerably more No, it would make no difference Question Title * 5. When would you be most likely to use Pedal Park ? AM PM Evenings Monday Monday AM Monday PM Monday Evenings Tuesday Tuesday AM Tuesday PM Tuesday Evenings Wednesday Wednesday AM Wednesday PM Wednesday Evenings Thursday Thursday AM Thursday PM Thursday Evenings Friday Friday AM Friday PM Friday Evenings Saturday Saturday AM Saturday PM Saturday Evenings Sunday Sunday AM Sunday PM Sunday Evenings Question Title * 6. A core service of Pedal Park will be weekly progressive coaching sessions across a range of disciplines. Which of these would you be interested in attending? Learn to ride - All ages Bike handling, awareness and confidence for everyday road riding and group riding Disability riding - getting started and regulars Youth race/ride coaching New rider race/ride coaching Regular rider/racer coaching Time trial coaching Recreational cycle coaching Duathlon coaching Family road safety coaching (Bikeability) Other coaching opportunties? Question Title * 7. How much would you be prepared to pay for an hour's coaching with qualified coaches ? I think it should be free... £2.50 per session £5 per session £7.50 per session £10 per session £15 per session Question Title * 8. The vision for Pedal Park is to create a high quality sports and leisure facility with the appropriate facilities. Which aspects of the building development will make the most difference to your enjoyment of the park ? Really important Important Not very important Not at all important Toilets Toilets Really important Toilets Important Toilets Not very important Toilets Not at all important Changing rooms Changing rooms Really important Changing rooms Important Changing rooms Not very important Changing rooms Not at all important Showers Showers Really important Showers Important Showers Not very important Showers Not at all important Cafe serving drinks and simple food (including cake!) Cafe serving drinks and simple food (including cake!) Really important Cafe serving drinks and simple food (including cake!) Important Cafe serving drinks and simple food (including cake!) Not very important Cafe serving drinks and simple food (including cake!) Not at all important Clubroom with ability to hold events and social meetings Clubroom with ability to hold events and social meetings Really important Clubroom with ability to hold events and social meetings Important Clubroom with ability to hold events and social meetings Not very important Clubroom with ability to hold events and social meetings Not at all important Undercover spectator area Undercover spectator area Really important Undercover spectator area Important Undercover spectator area Not very important Undercover spectator area Not at all important Indoor training facilities Indoor training facilities Really important Indoor training facilities Important Indoor training facilities Not very important Indoor training facilities Not at all important What else would you like to see developed ? Question Title * 9. To aid volunteering and event organisation, Pedal Park would like to have a professional motor-sport quality race management and timing system. This system requires each rider to have a transponder attached to their bikes. This system is used at many of the UK venues and a transponder will work at any of these venues. This system enables more innovative team based events and allows riders to track their performance over time much more effectively. Would you prefer to... Buy one for the year at approx £30 for use at all Pedal Park events and events at other UK Venues Hire a transponder for £5 with a £10 deposit every time you ride our events Forget it, continue to use volunteers to keep track of races manually with limited results Question Title * 10. Pedal Park could offer a wide range of additional services. Which of these are likely to interest you? Introductory bike maintenance course 6 week bike maintenance course Regular indoor coaching and training sessions Precision bike fitting Sports therepy and massage Cyclists yoga and stretching Sports performance testing and fitness tests (power tests, ramp tests etc) Any other ideas ? Question Title * 11. Would a local venue like Pedal Park be likely to inspire you to increase your participation in cycling ? Yes, a small amount of probably less than one hour per week Yes, probably about an hour a week more Yes, probably about 1-2 hours a week more Yes, considerably more No, it would make no difference Question Title * 12. Pedal Park is located close to Scottow in the heart of Norfolk (near Coltishall & Aylsham) less than 10 miles from Norwich. It is surrounded by quiet cycle friendly lanes and has an abundance of free parking onsite. Would you find the location of the park.... no problem, it is much closer than Redbridge Cycling Centre, Hillingdon or the Olympic Park. too far to cycle, but happy to drive there too remote, it would prevent me from using the facility. Question Title * 13. Please tell us postcode... Question Title * 14. ...and your age group under 18 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+ Question Title * 15. To help new riders to get started in our sport, we are considering a plan to have a fleet of free loan bikes. Would you be interested in using one of these or do you think they will help to attract new riders? Yes, i think free loan bikes is a great idea No, don't worry about free bike loans Question Title * 16. If you are a member of a cycling club please tell us which one Great Yarmouth CC VC Norwich North Walsham Velo Aylsham Road Club Kassei Velo Strada Sport Norwich ABC Iceni Velo East Anglian CC VC Barrachi Wensum Valley Kings Lynn CC CC Breckland Godric CC Sandringham & District Hethersett Velo Ipswich BC West Suffolk Wheelers Diss & District CC Watton Velo Mulbarton Velo North Norfolk Wheelers Plomesgate CC Anglia Velo Team Pedal Revolution Stowmarket CC Wisbech Wheelers Tri-Anglia Mildenhall CC Rock Estate Not listed - please use other box below... Another club? Question Title * 17. Please leave us your email address so we can keep you informed of progress and invite you to our launch shindig ! Question Title * 18. and finally, are you male or female ? Male Female Send It !