Bike Week is a celebration and promotion of all that’s great about bikes and cycling. Held over an extended week in the summer each year, with bike themed events organised by local authorities, community groups and cycling groups throughout Ireland.
National Bike Week was launched in 2009 to raise the profile of cycling as a healthy and fun mode of transport and physical activity. Donegal Sports Partnership have celebrated the event every year since then with a range of events hosted by community groups, schools, cycling clubs and workplaces catering for all ages & abilities.
Here is a list of sample events;
- Family Fun Cycle
- Bike Maintenance Workshops
- Club Cycles (ranging from 20k to 60k)
- Come & Try Electric Bikes
- Learn to Cycle workshops
- Cycle in the Sky Picnic
- Strawberry Women’s Tour
- Active Age/Forever Young Cycles
- Youth Tours
- Kids Bikefests
- Taster sessions BMX Mountain Biking