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Galway Bike Week 2021 – Call for Cycling Events


Galway Bike Week 2021 – Call for Cycling Events

Got an idea to promote cycling?

Galway Bike Week 2021 – Call for Cycling Events

National Bike Week Sat 12th – Sun 18th September

Galway Bike Week is an annual celebration and promotion of all that's great about bikes and cycling!

Bike Week 2021 takes place from Sunday 12th to Saturday 18th September.

Funding will be made available through Galway City Council and Galway County Council to support local cycling events and activities as part of the Galway Bike Week celebrations.

Who can apply?

Bike Week is open to people of all ages and abilities and is centred around inclusive, community-based events. Applications are welcome from groups including Cycling or Sports clubs; Men’s Sheds; Residents’ Associations; community groups; environmental groups; schools; third levels; local businesses etc. If you’ve got an idea, we’d like to hear it!

What are we looking for?

Fun and engaging activities and events to encourage people to get back on their bikes - young and old – for fun, exercise, health, leisure, or on the commute. Sample ideas include fun cycles; bike buffets/ breakfasts; bike maintenance; displays/ historic bikes; cycle training; Greenway cycles; bike trials (electric, mountain, circus; cargo); competitions; bike book clubs; bike recycling; cycle screenings etc. 

How to apply

Download an application form from www.galwaycity.ie or www.galway.ie 

More information:

Galway City Council – 091 536 400 gtu@galwaycity.ie 

Closing date: Friday 30th July 2021, at 4.00pm