Welcome to The Bike Week 2022 Events Page for Waterford.

 

 

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
Saturday 14th May Dads & Lads – Meet & Cycle Kilmacthomas. Free Event.
Join us and learn simple tips from our Cycle Leaders
about the various skills and techniques involved in
cycling. Contact Sinéad on 087 4596179 or
email sbrannigan@waterfordsportspartnership.ie. 
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
9.15am – 10.30am Men Meeting at Rainbow Hall, Kilmacthomas
Greenway Fancy Dress Bike Parade.
Free Event. Come and join us for our Greenway Fancy
Dress Bike Parade at Suir Valley Railway station in
Kilmeaden, Lots of fun and goodies on the day and
prizes for best dressed bike so bling your bike. 
Contact Jemma 087 214 2385.
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
2pm Families Suir Valley Railway,  Kilmeaden
Monday 16th May Online Bike Maintenance Workshop.
Free Event. 90 minute zoom workshop showing you
the fundamentals of bike maintenance. Kits to be
sent out in the post prior to the workshop.
Contact Peter on 087 1015130 or
email pjones@waterfordsportspartnership.ie.
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
7pm – 8.30pm Adults Zoom
Tuesday 17th May Greenway Pedal Pushers Waterford.
Free Event. Get back on your bike, cycle with a
group, make friends and brush up on your cycling
skills in a fun and safe environment.
Contact Sinéad on 087 4596179 or
email sbrannigan@waterfordsportspartnership.ie. 
Registration essential
on www.eventbrite.ie
11am – 12.30pm Active Older People Meeting at WIT Greenway Car Park
Youth Group Cycle. Free Event.
Free guided 10K Cycle around Waterford City for
teenagers (13-17yrs). Bikes and helmets provided.
Contact Brian on 086 0201219 for further
information.
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
6.30pm – 8pm Youths Waterford City – Regional Sports Centre (RSC)
Wednesday 18th May Learn to Cycle for Parents of Children aged 3-8.
Free Event. 10 minute session led by a qualified
cycle instructor helping parents to teach their
child to cycle on a balance bike or pedal bike.
Bikes Provided. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 or
email pjones@waterfordsportspartnership.ie.
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
11am – 12pm Young People Fairlane Park, Dungarvan
Lunchtime Cycle Dungarvan.
Free Event. A leisurely lunchtime cycle to
Clonea Strand where you can enjoy a light lunch
on us! Contact Peter on 087 1015130 or
email pjones@waterfordsportspartnership.ie.
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
12.30pm – 2pm Adults Walton Park, Dungarvan
Lunchtime Cycle Waterford City.
Free Event for over 16’s.  6km Picnic Cycle via
Green Route to Bilberry and on to the Greenway.
Must use own Bike and helmet, light lunch provided
on the day.  Contact Jemma 087 214 2385.
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
12.45pm – 2pm Over 16’s Meet at the House of Waterford Crystal,
The Mall, Waterford
Family Evening Cycle Waterford City.
Free Event. Experience a Family Cycle
(over 12 yrs age) on the Greenway as Dusk
settles. Free front and back lights fitted on
all bikes for registered participants before
the cycle. You must bring your own bike and helmet.
Contact Brian on 086 0201219 for further information.
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
7.30p – 9pm Over 12’s/Families WIT Greenway Car Park, Waterford City
Thursday 19th May RSC Schools Cycling Festival – Invite only.
Free Event. For 6th Class students who completed
cycle training in 5th class with our cycling tutors.
Contact Jemma 087 214 2385
9.30am – 1.30pm Children 10-12 Waterford City – Regional Sports
Centre (RSC)
Greenway Pedal Pushers Dungarvan.
Free Event. Get back on your bike, cycle with a
group, make friends and brush up on your cycling
skills in a fun and safe environment. Contact Sinéad
on 087 4596179 or
email sbrannigan@waterfordsportspartnership.ie. 
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
11am – 12.30pm Active Older People Walton Park, Dungarvan
Family Evening Cycle Durrow.
Free Event. Experience a Family Cycle
(over 12 yrs age) on the Greenway as Dusk settles.
Free front and back lights fitted on all bikes
for registered participants before the cycle.
You must bring your own bike and helmet.
Contact Brian on 086 0201219 for further information
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
7.30pm – 9.30pm Over 12’s/Families Durrow Car Park, Waterford Greenway
Friday 20th May RSC Schools Cycling Festival – Invite only.
Free Event. For 6th Class students who completed cycle
training in 5th class with our cycling tutors.
Contact Jemma 087 214 2385
9.30am – 1.30pm Children 10-12 Waterford City – Regional
Sports Centre (RSC)
Waterford Greenway Night Cycle.
Free Event for over 16’s. Join us for a leisurely cycle
along the Waterford Greenway. You must bring your own
bike and helmet. Contact Jemma 087 214 2385.
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
9pm Over 16’s Meeting at WIT Greenway Car Park,
Carriganore
Saturday 21st May Dawn/Morning Cycle. Free Event for over 16’s. 
Leaving The Mall, Waterford City to cycle to Tramore
and watch the sunrise. Contact Jemma 087 214 2385.
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
6am Over 16’s Meet at the House of Waterford Crystal,
The Mall, Waterford
Learn to Cycle for Parents of Children aged 3-8.
Free Event. 10 minute session led by a qualified cycle
instructor helping parents to teach their child to cycle
on a balance bike or pedal bike. Bikes Provided.
Contact Peter on 087 1015130
or email pjones@waterfordsportspartnership.ie.
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
9am – 10am Young People Fairlane Park, Dungarvan
Waterford Walls Cycle Tour.
Free Event. Take a guided cycling tour of the
magnificent Waterford Walls Street Art Murals
and find out the meaning behind some of the Murals.
Bikes and Helmets provided. Participants must be over
16 years of age. Contact Brian on 086 0201219 for
further information. Registration essential on
www.eventbrite.ie
11am – 1pm Over 16’s Waterford City – Regional
Sports Centre (RSC)
Sunday 22nd May 30K Waterford to Wexford Passage East Cycle.
(Via Passage East Car Ferry). Free Event. All
participants must have their own Bikes and Helmets
and be over 16 years of age. Lunch/refreshments
will be provided in Arturstown Co.Wexford. This
cycle will be accompanied by Cycling Leaders,
Bike Mechanic and Community Gardai.
Contact Brian on 086 0201219 for further information.
Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie
11am – 2pm Meet at the People’s Park, Waterford City
Monday-Friday 16th – 20th Free Bike Check and Minor Repair. Free Event.
Want to know if your Bike is road worthy? Free Bike
Check and Free Minor Repairs with Renew Enterprises.
Contact Brian on 086 0201219 for further information.
9am – 3pm Adults Renew Enterprises,
Lacken Road Business Park, Waterford City
TBC TBC Bike Orienteering TBC Families Lismore Heritage Centre

 

For more information:

Contact:  Emma Smyth

W: Waterford City & County Council / Waterford Sports Partnership

E:  esmyth@waterfordcouncil.ie / pjones@waterfordsportspartnership.ie

 

Recommended Cycle Routes in Waterford

Route Length in Km Terrain Skill Level (All, Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced) Web link
Waterford Greenway 46kms Tar macadam. Flat/ gentle gradients. All www.visitwaterfordgreenway.com