Welcome to The Bike Week 2022 Events Page for Kilkenny.

 

 

Please note: Information on this page will be updated regularly to let you know about the Bike Week Events that are taking place in your area and who to contact for more information.

Day Date Event Details Time Target Audience of Event Locations(s) of Event  More Information
All Days 14th – 22nd May Community Bike Rides
Community Ride Leaders throughout Kilkenny
are running short distance introductory
spins throughout the week. Lots of options
to choose from, no experience needed.
Register in advance.
Day and evening
times available
Leisure Cyclists with options from 5km to 40k Various around Kilkenny For more information click here
Saturday – Wednesday 16th – 20th May Primary School Cycle Skills Days and
Escorted Trips
9am – 3pm Schools Various Kilkenny For more information email activetravel@kilkennycoco.ie
Saturday 14th May Deenside Wheelers Club Spins 9am Interested in joining club spins Castlecomer For Facebook page click here
Sunday 15th May Community Bike Rides: City Spin 12k 10am Beginner to experienced cyclists Meet at Canal Square For more information click here
Callan Cycling Club 40km Sportive
and 13km option, Callan Cycling Club
U16s must be accompanied by an adult.
Depart at 10am Experienced and beginners Fair Green, Callan For Facebook page click here
Monday 16th May Finale of Bike For Life
Leisurely Cycle
6:30pm-8:30pm Adults Canal Square, Kilkenny City For tickets visit Eventbrite here
Marble City Cyclers 10 weeks
training programme to 77k Tour de Kilkenny
7pm For interested road cyclists to
increase their distance, must be comfortable
cycling 30k, will build gradually to 77k
Meet at Laharts Garage on
Waterford Rd
For Facebook page click here
Tuesday 17th May Cycle Champions Transition Year Cycle 9.30am Transition Years Kilkenny City For more information email activetravel@kilkennycoco.ie
Learn to Safely Cycle on the road with this
Cycle Right programme for adults🚲
7pm Adults Kilkenny City Branch Library The aim of this programme is to enable participants to
become more confident while cycling on the road🚴‍♀️.
You need use of a bike and helmet for this programme.
Places are limited. Check out “2022 KRSP Adults Cycle Right”
on Eventbrite!
17th May : final session of 3 Children’s Learn to Cycle
(First session 3rd May)
5:30pm-6:30pm Children Kilkenny City For more information email info@krsp.ie
17th May: final session of 3 Adults Learn to Cycle
(First session 3rd May)
6:30pm-7:30pm Adults Kilkenny City For more information email info@krsp.ie
17th May Bike Maintenance Workshop Stoneyford 7:30pm-9pm Adults Stoneyford Community Centre For tickets visit Eventbrite click here
18th May Community Bike Rides: Kilkenny –
Gowran – Kilkenny, 30k
10.00am Beginner to experienced cyclists MacDonagh Junction For more information click here
18th May : 3rd session of 4 Cycle Right for Adults : 4th
to the 25th of May
TBC Beginner Cyclists Kilkenny City For more information email lauren@krsp.ie
18th May Deenside Wheelers Club Spins 7pm Interested in joining club spins Castlecomer For Facebook page click here
Thursday 19th May Community Bike Rides: Kilkenny –
Stoneyford – Kilkenny, 32k
10am Beginner to experienced cyclists Canal Square, Kilkenny City For more information click here
19th May Bike Maintenance Workshop Kilmacow 7:30-9pm Adults Kilmacow Community Centre For tickets visit Eventbrite  here
19th May Bike Maintenance Workshops in
Secondary Schools
9am to 4pm Secondary Schools Students Various Kilkenny For more information email activetravel@kilkennycoco.ie
19th May Bike Maintenance Workshops in Men’s Sheds For more information email activetravel@kilkennycoco.ie
Friday 20th May Launch of Cycle Bus in Eastern Kilkenny 8.30am School Children from Johns Senior New Orchard, Pococke and
Lintown areas of Kilkenny City
For more information email activetravel@kilkennycoco.ie
Bike Buffet: Friday Night Leisurely
Cycle and Food stops!
6pm Leisure Cyclists Kilkenny city For more information email activetravel@kilkennycoco.ie
20th May Bike Maintenance Workshops in
Secondary Schools
9am to 4pm Secondary Schools Students Various Kilkenny For more information email activetravel@kilkennycoco.ie
20th May Bike Maintenance Workshops in Men’s Sheds For more information email activetravel@kilkennycoco.ie
Saturday 21st May Deenside Wheelers Club Spins 9am Interested in joining club spins Castlecomer For Facebook page click here
Kilkenny v Wexford – Spin Up for the Match
Can you organise a cycle bus to the match?
Prizes on the day for those who arrive to
the match by bike – contact us to plan your route!
6pm All Cyclists UPMC Nowlan Park For more information email activetravel@kilkennycoco.ie
Sunday 22nd May Deenside Wheelers Club Spins 9am Interested in joining club spins Castlecomer For Facebook page click here
Bikefest
The sound of bicycle bells and laughter will fill
up Kilkenny on Sunday 22nd of May from
12pm – 4pm for Bike Fest – Family Cycling
Festival, when Kilkenny County Hall will be
transformed into a cycling haven for all the
family. Cycling Ireland, Kilkenny County
Council and KRSP have teamed up to bring you
this family festival which will mark National
Bike Week, offering an opportunity for all ages
to enjoy their bike, with cycling activities for
everyone. We will start the day with our hugely
popular Slow Roll through the city.  Throughout
the dayin County Hall on John St, there will be
lots of different biking zones, bike orienteering,
yoga zone, learn to cycle, mountain biking area,
art and history cycling tours, stands and workshops
on drumming, horticulture, crafts and lots more.
12pm to 5pm All Kilkenny County Hall For more information visit Cycling Ireland
TBC TBC Kells Angels
Building your distance
From 50k to 100k
Cyclists who are looking to build distance Kells For Facebook page click here

 

For more information:

Contact:  Caitriona Corr, Kilkenny County Council / Kilkenny Recreation and Sports Partnership

Email: caitriona.corr@kilkennycoco.ie