Participating towns and cities

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Portlaoise
22.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Sport & Leisure Section
Ann Marie Maher
Aras an Chontae,
Portlaoise,
Co. Laois
++353 0578664058

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
SVT Festival of Cycling Event in Stradbally, Co. Laois - 7.00pm -Cycle from Market House. This event is aimed at Adults and Children 10 years of age. Location: Market House Stradbally.
17 September
Rathdowney, Co. Laois– 6.00pm - Bike maintenance and repair workshop - The purpose of the event is to facilitate an understanding of basic bike maintenance through a workshop format aimed at people of all ages. This event will be followed by a short cycle. This event is for Adults, young people and older children.

Vicarstown - 7.00pm - Bikes with Lights - starting from the Old School Vicarstown, cycle towards Athy, 8 miles round trip. This event is aimed at Adults and Children over 7 years of age.
19 September
Timahoe, Co. Laois.- 11.30am - Timahoe 10km Family Cycle - with tea/coffee & treat afterwards in the Tower & Bean Coffee Shop. This event is for Families, children should be competent cyclists. Meet at Church Car Park, Timahoe