Welcome to The Bike Week 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.

Date Event Details Time Target Audience of Event Locations(s) of Event
Sunday – 12th September 30K Waterford to Wexford Cycle

Free Event. Ever wanted to cycle to Wexford? Join us for a 30K cycle from Waterford City to Arthurstown that takes in the Passage East Car Ferry. Light lunch will be provided. All participants must have their own Bikes and Helmets and be over 16 years of age. Contact Brian on 086 0201219 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

10.30am Over 16’s Waterford City
Monday – 13th September TREO free Bike Check up

Free Event. Want to know if your Bike is road worthy? Free Bike Check and Free Minor Repairs with Renew Enterprises. Contact Keith on 089 2436006 for further information

8.30am-3pm All Age Groups Waterford City
  Online Bike Maintenance Webinar

Free Event. 60 minute Webinar, Bike maintenance kits sent pre Webinar. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

7.30pm-8.30pm All Age Groups By Zoom
  West Waterford Balance Bike Bonanza

Delivery by a Tutor to West Waterford Schools Junior/Senior Infants lasting 30 minutes. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

Check locally for details Local Schools West Waterford Schools
  Online Balance Bike Programme

Free Event. Short interactive videos to help you to develop your child’s fundamental movement skills as well as improving their cycling ability.  All you need is a well maintained balance bike & helmet! Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

Check locally for details Children Online
  South East Spin

Online Bike Week challenge between other Local Sports Partnerships. 30km spin challenge for each County. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on www.eventbrite.ie

Check locally for details All Age Groups Online
  South East Schools Challenge

Free Event. Schools to compile 90 second video of what they did for Bike Week. Prize for best video. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

Check locally for details All Waterford Schools Online
Tuesday – 14th September Park and Pedal to Work (Bike Hire Included)

Car Park zone set up 3km outside town. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

From 8.30am drop off and collect at 5.30pm Adults Dungarvan RFC
  Park and Pedal to Work (Bring your own Bike)

Car Park zone set up 3km outside town Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

From 8am drop off and collect at 5.30pm Adults Dungarvan RFC
  Turbo Training Cycling Session

Free Event. 1 x 45 minute turbo taster session. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

11am-11.45am Teenagers, Adult, Older Adults Cappoquin GAA
  Adult Social Cycling

Free Event. Men’s social cycle and coffee aimed at men without a Bike. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

6pm-7.15pm Men Walton Park, Dungarvan
  Turbo Training Cycling Session

Free Event. 1 x 45 minute turbo taster session. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

6.30pm-7.15pm Teenagers, Adult, Older Adults Cappoquin GAA
Wednesday – 15th September Turbo Training Cycling Session

Free Event. 1 x 45 minute turbo taster session. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

11am-11.45am Teenagers, Adult, Older Adults Lismore Community Centre
Waterford City Lunch Time Cycle

For Staff and Local Businesses

6km Picnic Cycle via Green Route to Bilberry and on to the Greenway. Must bring own Bikes and helmets. Light lunch provided on the day.

Contact Jemma on 087 214 2385 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

12.45pm-2.00pm Council Staff and Local Businesses Meeting at the House of Waterford Crystal, The Mall, Waterford
  Lunchtime Cycle Dungarvan

Free Event. A leisurely lunchtime cycle to Dungarvan Greenway and Clonea Strand. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

12.45pm-2pm All Age Groups Walton Park, Dungarvan
Adult Social Cycling

Free Event. Men’s social cycle and coffee aimed at men without a Bike. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

6pm-7.15pm Men Coach House Car Park, Kilmachthomas
Youth Group Cycles

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 eventbrite.

6.15pm-8.30pm 13 -17 year olds Waterford City Regional Sports Centre (RSC)
Turbo Training Cycling Session

Free Event. 1 x 45 minute turbo taster session. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

6.30pm-7.15pm Teenagers, Adult, Older Adults Lismore Community Centre
Thursday – 16th September RSC Schools Cycle Festival

Invitation only. For 6th Class students who completed cycle training in 5th class with our cycling tutors.

9.30am-1.30pm 6th class students Regional Sports Centre, Cork Road, Waterford
Turbo Training Cycling Session

Free Event. 1 x 45 minute turbo taster session. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

11am-11.45am Teenagers, Adult, Older Adults Villierstown Community Centre
Learn to Cycle West Waterford

Free Event. Two small group sessions on a 1:2 basis with Teacher/After School Parent at 15 minute intervals.  Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

2pm-3pm Parent and Child Cappoquin AFC
Youth Group Cycles

Free Event. Free guided 10K Cycle around Dungarvan for teenagers (13-17yrs). Bikes and helmets provided. Contact Brian on 086 0201219 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

5pm-6.30pm 13 -17 year olds Walton Park, Dungarvan
Turbo Training Cycling Session

Free Event. 1 x 45 minute turbo taster session. Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

6.30pm-7.15pm Teenagers, Adult, Older Adults Villierstown Community Centre
Family Night Cycle

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. Contact Brian on 086 0201219 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

7.15pm-8.30pm Over 12’s Waterford City – Durrow Car Park
Friday – 17th September RSC Schools Cycle Festival

Invitation only. For 6th Class students who completed cycle training in 5th class with our cycling tutors.

9.30am-1.30pm 6th class students Regional Sports Centre, Cork Road, Waterford
Family Night Cycle

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. Contact Brian on 086 0201219 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

7.15pm- 8.30pm Over 12’s Waterford City – WIT Greenway Car Park
Saturday – 18th September Dawn Cycle

Meeting at the House of Waterford Crystal, The Mall, Waterford City and cycle to Tramore to watch the sunrise. Must bring own Bikes and Helmets. Contact Jemma on 087 214 2385 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

6am 16+ Meeting at the House of Waterford Crystal, The Mall, Waterford
Learn to Cycle West Waterford

Free Event. Two small group sessions on a 1:2 basis with Teacher/after School Parent at 15 minute intervals.  Contact Peter on 087 1015130 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

10am-11am Parent and Child Cappoquin AFC
Waterford Walls Cycle Tour

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 14 years of age. Contact Brian on 086 0201219 for further information. Registration essential on eventbrite.

11.30pm-1.30pm Over 14’s Waterford City – Regional Sports Centre (RSC)

 

For more information:

W: www.waterfordcouncil.ie 

E:  jjacob@waterfordcouncil.ie    /   esmyth@waterfordcouncil.ie

W: www.waterfordsportspartnership.ie

E: boneill@waterfordsportspartnership.ie  /  pjones@waterfordsportspartnership.ie

 

Recommended Cycle Routes in your Area

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