ABOUT CYCLING UK AND THE JAPAN CYCLE TOURISM ASSOCIATION
Cycling UK is a British cycling association with a history of more than 140 years promoting cycling popularity and cycling education. While working in cooperation with the British government to provide cycling instructor education and certification, Cycling UK also offers an advanced program that provides further training for cycling tour guide certification. Cycling guides qualified by Cycling UK are now applying their expertise in providing cycling tours throughout North America and Europe.
The Japan Cycle Tourism Association (JCTA) is the only organization in Japan qualified to offer Cycling UK educational curricula for bicyclists and cycling tour guides. In cooperation with local governments and cycling associations throughout Japan, JCTA provides training and certification for cycling instructors and tour guides nationwide.