Friend’s of St. Joseph’s in Trim to benefit from Cycle Tour

Friends of St Joseph`s in Trim to benefit from cycle tour

One again, the charity Friends of St Joseph`s in Trim will benefit from the An Post Meath Heritage cycle tour.

The Friends of St Josephs charity which is made up of local volunteers, regularly fundraise to enhance the comfort needs of the residents both personally and in their living environment within St Joseph`s in Trim. With the proceeds from this year`s tour, the charity hope to develop an outdoor green area where residents will be able to grow their own vegetables and fruit in addition to raising hens. Hen therapy has been proven to enhance cognitive learning, reduce loneliness and stimulate positive sense of well being.

The efforts of the volunteers help to bring a degree of comfort to the residents of St Joseph`s in Trim which would otherwise not be possible.

Spectators and cyclists alike are asked to support this worthy charity over the weekend of the cycle tour.

The 8th Meath Heritage Cycle tour, part of the An Post Cycle series is organised by Meath Local Sports Partnership in association with the Sport Ireland and An Post. The tour will take place over the weekend of July 23rd and 24th. The organisers anticipate in excess of 3500 cyclists will descend on Trim for this weekend. The An Post Meath Heritage Cycle tour is made up of 4 distances: 11k Family Spin; 50k Tara Loop; 100k Royal Tour & 160k Royal Challenge. The 11k Family spin takes place on Sat 23rd with the other 3 distances taking place on Sunday 24th.

 

So whether you are an avid cyclist or just dusting down the bike for the first time this year, there is a distance to suit your ability!

 

Early Bird price offer ends on Thursday 14th – after this date, the cost of entry reverts to full price. See www.meathsports.ie/cycletour for full details.

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