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CBW - Sat 18th Sept

Saturday 18th September Events:
Cork Cycling Festival City to Cobh cycle

Meeting on Grand Parade, cycle to Passage west partially on the greenway by Blackrock castle, take the ferry and reach Cobh for tea/coffee break in the park before heading back to Cork. 

  • Date: Sat 18th Sept 
  • Location: Berwick fountain on Grand Parade 
  • Start Time: 10.30am
  • Register: corkcyclingfestival@gmail.com
  • Who: Everyone
  • Please note: Limited daily places available. Pre registration essential

Sketch and Cycle

A 2 hour guided creative exploration of Cork City's beauty through cycling and sketching Cork's iconic places with Cork Community Bikes. Materials provided.

  • Date: Saturday 18th Sept 
  • Start Time: 3.30pm
  • Location:  Fitzgerald Park, Mardyke Walk, Cork City
  • To book: info@corkcommunitybikes.com

Cork Bike Week Cycle to Mullinavasigh Waterfall 

To get people on their bikes in a pleasant and social atmosphere, secondarily to familiarise people with the various 

A cycle out to Mullinavasigh Waterfall out through Ballincollig Regional Park old railway greenway. There will be a break for a picnic at the Waterfall before beginning the journey back to the city. Longer faster cycle.

  • Date: Sat 18th Sept 
  • Location: Grand Parade 
  • Event Start Time: 10am
  • Register: Click here>>>
  • Who: Suitable for all those capable of competent road cycling and covering longer, faster and involve busier roads and so be particularly suited to more confident cyclists
  • Please note: Limited places available. Pre-registration essential
Cork Bike Week Street Art Tour

To get people on their bikes in a pleasant and social atmosphere, secondarily to familiarise people with the various routes, parks, greenways etc. 

A cycle around a selection of street art installations recently installed at various location in the city with stops to talk about each peace and artist talks.

  • Date: Sat, 18th Sept 
  • Location: Grand Parade 
  • Start Time: 6:50pm for 7pm
  • Register: Click here>>>
  • Who: Suitable for all those capable of competent road cycling and covering short/medium distances including older children under supervision or on their parent’s bikes.
  • Please note: Limited Places. Pre registration essential
Down the Line with a 99 Cycle 

Fun and sociable cycle for families/occasional cyclists starting at Blackrock Castle (Car park B) using the Old Railway Line to Passage West and back!

  • Date: Sat 18th Sept 
  • Meeting Time & Location: 11.15am & 1.45pm Start Blackrock Castle Car Park B, cycle along ‘The Line’ to Passage West and back
  • Event Start Time: 2 slots | 11.30-1pm | 2-3.30pm  
  • Register: Click here>>>
  • Who: Children over 10 years of age, adults, families
  • Please note: Limited places available

Creative Bike Day Skibbereen

Through fun and games - learn why it's important to keep your bike clean and how to do it. Also learn about bike parts by being creative.  Partake in an art installation and take home something made of bike parts.  Plus enjoy a cycle round an obstacle course. 

  • Date: Sat 18th Sept 
  • Location: Cycle Sense Workshop, The Showgrounds, Skibbereen 
  • Event Start Time: 2-5pm
  • Info: email cyclesense@gmail.com
Cork Cycling Campaign - Glorious Greenways of the South-West Cycle

A cycle out on the Curraheen Greenway via the Lee Fields, with a break around Bishopstown/Wilton, and back to Fitzgerald Park. Two hours from start to finish

  • Date: Sat 18th Sept 
  • Location: Start & Finish: Fitzgerald Park Children’s Playground
  • Start Time: 3pm
  • Register: mr.r.prasanna@gmail.com
  • Who: Will be suitable for all those capable of competent road cycling and covering short/medium distances including older children under supervision or on their parent’s bikes.
Clonakilty Bike Circus - Free Bike Check 

Free Bicycle Safety Checks - Come learn about the Bike Circus, what it means to become a member and have your bike checked over for free

  • Available from 10am-3pm

An Oige - Harbour Safety Cycle

Cycle to Monkstown using the cycle paths along the old railway line,   return to the City on this magical tour. Brief talk on Bike Safety, Road use, hand signals

  • Date: Sat 18th Sept 
  • Location: Idle Hour Bar
  • Start Time: 10am
  • Email: corkkerryregionalgroup@anoige.ie
  • Who: 25km to 30km suitable for Families and active cyclists
Kinsale Loves Bikes - Family Friendly Community Cycle

Cycle from main carpark in Kinsale town to the Dock beach, and back.  Approximately 6km total distance.  Cycle will be guided by members of Kinsale Loves Bikes. The focus is on community inclusion, for cyclists of all ages and abilities. Bike maintenance workshop and food for participants 

  • Date: Sat 18th Sept 
  • Meeting Time & Location: 1.30pm car park in Kinsale
  • Event Start Time: 2pm
  • Details: kinsalelovesbikes@gmail.com
  • Who: Cyclists of all abilities are welcome. Children under 16 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times on the cycle.
FUNdamentals of BMX Tramore Valley Park

A fun BMX skills introduction session with Cork BMX Club! 

  • Date: Sat 18th Sept 
  • Meeting Time & Location: 10.30am Tramore Valley Park
  • Event Start Time: 11am 
  • Register/Details: Email corkbmxclub@gmail.com participants must hold a valid cycling Ireland licence
  • Who: Anyone looking to learn how to bmx 
  • Please note: Limited places available
Clonakilty Bike Circus Cycle Lap of the Clonakilty Town 

Clonakilty Bike Circus Cycle Lap of the Clonakilty Town. All welcome!

  • Date: Sat 18th Sept 
  • Time: 11am 
  • Location: Clonakilty Bike Circus 
  • Info: thebikecircusclon@gmail.com 
Wheel Women Love Bikes - Panel Discussion

Clonakilty Bike Circus Social Event - “In appreciation of our apprentices” pop down to the yard to meet and mingle with our apprentices and reunite with other Bike Circus Members - drinks & nibbles provided.

  • Date: Sat 18th Sept 
  • Time: 3.30pm 
  • Location: Clonakilty Bike Circus 
  • Info: thebikecircusclon@gmail.com 
Cycling Without Age Podcast

Allison speaks with the amazing Clara Clark, Irish cycle advocate and the founder of Cycling Without Age Ireland, about the importance of access to cycling for all ages.

Youghal Bike Hire “Cycle Freedom” Free Bike Hire

Free bike hire for children & adults who may have forgotten the freedom of cycling and encourage them to get back in the saddle to prepare for the upcoming Greenway between Youghal and Midleton

  • Date: Sat 18th Sept
  • Location: Youghal Bike Hire, O’Briens Place, Youghal
  • Start Time: 9:30am-6pm daily
  • Register: Email info@youghalbikehire.com
  • Who: Combination of Adult, Junior & Electric bikes to hire 
  • Please note: Limited daily places available
Clonakilty Bike Circus - Free Bicycle Safety Checks

Free Bicycle Safety Checks - Come learn about the Bike Circus, what it means to become a member and have your bike checked over for free

  • Info: thebikecircusclon@gmail.com 

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