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Pedal The Peaks Cycle Challenge Takes Place This Weekend

The event, run by Tullamore Cycling and Touring Club, has two routes and is suitable for cyclists of all abilities.  

The Pat Colgan Pedal the Peaks Cycle Challenge is taking place this weekend. 

The event, run by Tullamore Cycling and Touring Club, has two routes and is suitable for cyclists of all abilities.

It gets underway from Tullamore Harriers Athletic Grounds, Tullamore and sign in starts at 8am. 

The 50km Kinnitty Village cycle has a total elevation of 162km and leaves and the route leaves Tullamore to Killurin, and onto Coolagh Cross, through Cadamstown. There will be a food stop at Kinnitty Community Centre.

The 85km Base of the Blooms passes through the Slieve Bloom mountains. It will pass through Killeigh, Mountmellick, Rosenallis, Clonaslee and  Kinnitty Village.  

100% of the proceed will go to Offaly Hospice and the Irish Kidney Association. 

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