Leitrim Sports Partnership is currently inviting applications for funding to assist with the organisation of a cycling themed event during Bike Week 2020 which will take place from the 19th to 27th September 2020. The objective of Bike Week is to celebrate cycling in all its forms and to get more people participating in cycling both for transport and recreation. The types of groups which may apply are community groups, voluntary organisations, schools, sports clubs, men’s sheds, active retirement groups, community childcare service providers, work places or any group that wishes to organise a bike related event on a ‘not for profit basis’ during Bike Week 2020. Examples of events include but are not limited to:
- Club/School fun cycle
- Family fun cycle
- Cycles from your school to a local amenity on Cycle to School Wednesday 23rd September for bike based games such as treasure hunts and slow bicycle races
- An evening/night cycle
- Bike maintenance workshops
- Bike art exhibition
- Bike school art competition, quiz or drama
- Bike Fashion Show
- Picnic cycle
- Fancy dress bike parade
- Bike sports day
Applications can be sent in up until the closing deadline of Friday 4th September.
Full details on how to apply for funding are available on www.leitirmsports.ie or email Leitrim Sports Partnership at firstname.lastname@example.org or call on 071 9650498.