As part of Bike Week there are events taking place throughout the day on Saturday 22nd June on Limerick's O'Connell Street.
Share the Road / Cycle Safety @ 11am - 4pm
Limerick City and County Council in conjunction with An Garda Siochana and Musgraves will hold a cycle safety event which will highlight the blindspots around larger vehicles. An articulated truck will be parked on O'Connell Street with the blindspots marked around the vehicle. Members of the public will have the opportunity to sit in the driver's seat of the truck to get the driver's perspective.
There will also be free minor bike fixes and repairs and fun activities on the day.
Greenmount Cycling Academy @ 12pm - 4pm
Greenmount Cycling Academy will be showcasing cycling skills for kids and engaging in cycling-related games. Bring along your bike and helmet and try out your cycling skills.
Live DJ @ 11am - 3pm
A live DJ will be on hand to entertain cycling enthusiasts of all ages.
Street Velodrome @ 11am - 4pm
The spectacular street Velodrome with its dramatically sloping corners brings a unique experience to Limerick City. The Velodrome gives cycling enthusiasts of all ages and abilities an exhilarating opportunity to experience the rush of Olympic-style pursuit training.
O'Connell Street, Limerick.