If you, your friends or your family require some support, to learn how to ride a bicycle, or to become a more confident cyclist please click on the links below for further information on where to get the relevant training.
Cycle training for children (at school)
Schools interested in running the Cycling Safety & Skills Programme for their pupils can contact:
Call: 069 641 29 or 061 333600 and quote 'the safe cycling programme'
Call: 061 496453 or 061 496575 and quote 'the safe cycling programme'
In 2014 Cycling Safety & Skills Programme was delivered in County Limerick by:
Contact: John Clancy
Call: 087 696 6903
Call: 061 353 233
Contact: Liam Collins
Call: 087 904 2970
Call: 087 253 7653
Schools interested in running their own programme can contact operators such as:
Lets Get Healthy - The Safe Cycling Programme (download their brochure below)
Contact: Donal Jacob @ Lets Get Healthy
Call: 086 129 2724
Cycle training for children (outside of school)
Parents interested in finding a place on a cycling training course for their child can contact:
Cycle training for children and adults
Based in Ballina/Killaloe, Co. Tipperary, Cycle Training Ireland provides a broad range of cycle training services to all age groups. Cycle Training Ireland, which is still in its infancy, grew out of the belief that all children should be taught the basics of safe cycling and bike maintenance. For further details contact:
Call: not available
Cycle skills for adults
Bike for Life is a beginner's cycling programme, in which a cyclist is brought through the various skills and techniques involved in cycling over an 8-10 week period. The focus of the programme is on learning and meeting new people, with the group cycle a prominent feature in the programme. The cost to do a Bike for Life Programme is €30 per person. This includes a logbook, a high viz vest, full Cycling Ireland insurance for the duration of the programme, and coaching. For further details contact:
Call: 01 855 1522
Cycling Loops for Learner Cyclists:
If you would like to practice your new skills or have a go at cycling for the first time in a safe quiet environment please take a look at the 'Cycling Loops for Learner Cyclists' page by clicking here or search 'Cycling Loops for Learner Cyclists' here on our website.
For further information please do get in touch.
Contact: Lise-Ann Sheahan
Telephone: 061 407 501
Limerick Smarter Travel, on the ground and in your daily routine
Cycling safety training for children in schools across Ireland is to be rolled out “early” next year, the minister for transport Paschal Donohoe said in January. Click on link below for further information:http://irishcycle.com/2015/01/23/cycling-training-for-children-to-be-rolled-out-to-school-...0 Comments read more