Gardaí are appealing for information to the burglary that happened at the weekend.
Gardaí are investigating the theft of 30 bicycles from a charity collection in the midlands.
The incident occured at Athlone Recycling Centre in the Golden Island area of the town between 5pm on Saturday and 9am on Monday.
The equipment was being collected for the School Bikes For Africa scheme.
Gardaí area appealing to anyone who may have CCTV footage or information to contact Athlone Garda station.