A series of events are taking place across the county.
Bike Week begins in Co. Kildare today.
The initiative, supported by Kildare County Council, contains a range of events throughout the week, designed to promote and encourage cycling.
That includes ‘All Things Bicycles’ webinar on Tuesday at 7.30pm, which focuses on getting teenagers and younger children cycling.
Kildare's network of Cycle Cafés will be launched, there will be a cycle clinic roadshows and a heritage cycle of Naas
|Date||Event Details||Time||Target Audience of Event||Locations(s) of Event|
|Sunday – 12th September||The Great Greenway Spin – Any Distance – Any Time – Any Day||All Day||All Cyclists||Maynooth to Kilcock or Naas to Sallins|
|The Brief Blueway Spin – Athy – Vicarstown – Any Time – Any Day||All Day||All Cyclists||Athy to Vicarstown|
|From Peddle to Paddle! Shebeen Cycle Café, Athy||11.30am||All Cyclists||Sheebeen Cycle Café Athy|
|Monday – 13th September||The Art of Cycling – Art Competition||11am||Up to 25 years||KCC Social Media|
|Cycle Safety Skills – Ardclough NS||9.30am – 12.40pm||Primary School||Ardclough|
|Tuesday – 14th September||Kildare Cycling Webinar||7.30pm – 8.30pm||All||Online|
|Cycle Safety Skills – Straffan NS||9.30am – 12.30pm||Primary School||Straffan|
|Wednesday – 15th September||COW Day – Cycle on Wednesday||All Day||All||Kildare|
|Cycle Clinic – Bike Repair Workshops||10am to 1pm||Cyclists||Cycle Café, Behan’s Service Station, Castedermot|
|Free Bicycle Maintenance checks by Infinity Cycles||8am – 9am||Students||Emily Square, Athy|
|Free Bicycle Maintenance checks by Infinity Cycles||10am – 1pm||Public||Emily Square, Athy|
|Thursday – 16th September||TY Active Travel Cycle||Check locally for details||TY Students – Post Primary||Kildare|
|Cycle Safety Skills – Caragh NS||9.20am – 2.40pm||Primary School||Caragh|
|Lilywhite Lunchtime Cycle||Lunchtime||Everyone||Your Group – Your Route|
|Friday – 17th September||Active Travel Cycle||All Day||Primary School||Scoil Padraig Athy|
|North Kildare Educate Together||9.05am – 12pm||Primary School||Celbridge|
|Cycle Clinic – Bike Repair Workshops||10am to 1pm||Cyclists||The Square Kilcock|
|Cycle Clinic – Bike Repair Workshops||2pm to 5pm||Cyclists||Maynooth Greenway at the Harbour|
|Heritage Cycle of Naas with Historian||6pm||All||Harbour Stores, Naas|
|Cycle to Work day||All Day||Workers||To Work|
|Saturday – 18th September||Stick to the Rules – 1.5m Passing Distance (Car Sticker)||All Day||Drivers and Cyclists||Countywide|
|Cycle Clinic – Bike Repair Workshops||9am to 11am||Cyclists||Naas Greenway at the Harbour, Naas|
|Cycle Clinic – Bike Repair Workshops||12pm to 3pm||Cyclists||Crookstown Cycle Café|
|LAUNCH – Cycle Café scheme||12pm to 3pm||Cyclists||Crookstown Cycle Café|
|Sunday – 19th September||Car Free Greenway Cycle – Naas to Sallins||11am||All||K-Leisure starting point|