Do the Giro D’Galway 2015 and Live like a Cycling Pro
April 23rd 2015
The Bradley Renault Giro D’Galway is a two day, 360km cycle tour of Galway which raises vital funds for Jigsaw Galway’s youth mental health service The 2015 Bradley Renault Giro D’Galway charity cycle tour was launched today, Mon 20th April, in the new Bradley Renault showrooms on the Tuam Rd in Galway. It is the second year of this epic two day, four stage, 360km charity cycle tour of county Galway and is taking place on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th October 2015. The Giro loops the county with stage stops in Clifden, Tuam, Portumna and Gort, and it finishes at the massive Giro Party in the Bradley Renault showrooms on the Tuam rd. All funds raised go to local youth mental health charity, Jigsaw Galway. “Last year’s Bradley Renault Giro D’Galway was an incredible for everyone involved and it’s going to be even better this year”, said Justin McDermott of Jigsaw Galway, “You will experience the once in a lifetime chance of living like as a cycling pro. You will have two long days in the saddle, but you will also be overnighting in the team hotel, have Renault support vehicles throughout, loads of Giro D’Galway branded gear, crowds to welcome to at each stage stop and the euphoria of completing this wonderful cycling challenge all in support of Jigsaw Galway and young people’s mental health across Galway” It’s free to register for the Bradley Renault Giro D’Galway, and all participants are asked to fundraise / donate or be sponsored €500 to take part. To register online visit www.BradleyRenaultGiroDGalway.com or call Justin in Jigsaw Galway on 091 549 252. Each registered cyclist will receive a Bradley Renault Giro D’Galway goodie bag, branded cycle gear, all their accommodation and food during the Giro D’Galway as well as training supports and advice throughout. Support and guidance is also available for all participants with their fundraising. [caption id="attachment_5110" align="aligncenter" width="4256"] Pictured at the launch are (L to R) David Collins Galway Hurler and Jigsaw Ambassador, Joanne Murphy Tri Talking Sports , Brendan Keogh West Coast Wheelers Cycle Club, Robert Bradley Bradley Renault, Garry Davoren MBW Bike Shop, Justin McDermott Jigsaw Galway, Padraic Bensen West Coast Wheelers Cycle Club[/caption] Speaking on behalf of main sponsor, Bradley Renault, Robert Bradley commented "We're delighted to be continuing our partnership with Jigsaw and the Giro D’Galway cycle. It's a great opportunity for all cyclists to experience the buzz and excitement of being on tour for a weekend. As a cyclists myself I loved the two days in the saddle, and can’t wait for the Giro 2015! I'm calling on everyone who loves cycling to come and join us at the Giro D’Galway 2015 to support such a wonderful local charity” “Having Robert and all the team in Bradley Renault as our title sponsors has been amazing for Jigsaw and the Giro D’Galway”, said Justin McDermott, “They put so much into making the Giro D’Galway the event it is and are all so committed to supporting our work helping young people’s mental health and well-being in Galway” Jigsaw Galway is a free and confidential service supporting the mental health and well-being of young people’s (aged 15 – 25) in Galway city and county. Jigsaw also provides advice and guidance to anyone concerned about a young person in their life. For more information on Jigsaw, drop into Fairgreen Road in Galway City, call 091 549 252 or visit www.jigsaw.ie/galway.