Shannon Chamber Encourages Member Companies to Participate in ‘Cycle to Work’ Day – 14th September


Shannon Chamber is encouraging member companies to participate in ‘Cycle to Work’ day, which takes place on Wednesday, 14th September.

Cycle to Work Day is a national event, which aims to encourage everyone to take to two wheels and cycle to work for just one day. Cyclists can pledge their miles by visiting

There’s the chance to win some fantastic prizes too:

  • Pledge now to ride on the day at and be automatically entered to win one of three Merida bikes and other bike goodies.
  • Enter the 12 Day Prize Countdown. It starts on the 2nd of September, just follow Cycle to Work Day on Facebook and Twitter to take part.
  • Last but not least, you can enter another exclusive draw to win a bike by sharing a photo you on your bike on 14th September using the #CycleToWorkDay

Commenting on this initiative, Shannon Chamber’s chief executive Helen Downes says: “Cycling to work is great for your health, saves you money on travel and is a great way to de-stress at the end of a long day! If you don’t normally cycle, why not hit the roads on September 14th feeling safe in the knowledge that you’ll be one of thousands experimenting with 2 wheels and riding to work that day.”

A full promotional suite can be found at 

It would be great if your company could get involved.  If you have any questions about the Cycle to Work day please do not hesitate to contact:

Tracy O’Brien at 01 903 8308