Sun shines for Offaly Bike Week

Damian Moran


Damian Moran

Bike Week 2013 took place from June 15 to June 23, with cycling events all over the country, organised by local authorities, community groups, charities and cycling groups.



From free bike checks, fun cycles, lunchtime city rides, heritage cycles, school cycling events, road races and much more, Bike Week 2013 had it all with something for every age and ability. Bike week events in Offaly included lunchtime cycles in Birr and Tullamore, Pedal in the Park in Tullamore and a host of cycling events in Birr led out by Wolftrap Cycling Club.

The Birr and Tullamore lunchtime cycles were well attended with 110 participants taking part across the two events.

Pedal in the Park, a family fun cycle event took place on Sunday, 23rd June from 2 to 4pm in Lloyd Town Park, Tullamore. Cycle skills, novelty races, bling your bike, bike maintenance workshops were all available on the day.

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