In partnership with Axa Bike Hub


Could you be a Volunteer Leader?

Want to get involved but don’t see any rides in your area? We’re looking for people all over Ireland to become Leaders.

As an AXA Community Bike Rides’ Leader, you’ll inspire others to be passionate about cycling. You’ll get the chance to develop your leadership skills and make new friends while improving your own health and fitness. You don’t need to be a cycling expert, just a confident cyclist with lots of enthusiasm to support others.

If you haven’t already attended a one-day Cycling Ireland Ride Leader course, we’ll provide this training for free.

Upcoming Courses:

5th October - Kildare

12th October - Galway

19th October - Derry

26th October - Newry

3rd November - Kilkenny

9th November - Cork

16th November - Mayo

23rd November - Dublin

This assessed one-day course qualifies you to facilitate Bike Rides for groups.

You’ll also get:

  • Free bike ride insurance cover.

  • Opportunities to plan and facilitate social rides in your area 

  • Free AXA Community Bike Rides’ Leader gilet (on activation of your site)

  • Ongoing support from Cycling Ireland to assist you in facilitating and promoting your location 

  • Opportunities to earn rewards 

What we’ll need from you:

  • Plan and facilitate a minimum of 10 rides per year 

  • Complete pre and post ride administration on

  • Promote and market your ride locally 

Download the full Role Profile including the Volunteer Agreement. Download

To register your interest in becoming a Leader and to book on an upcoming course, please fill out the expression of interest form here.