Tag Archive: cycling

Europe’s largest multi active sports tour operator acquires Irish sports travel company

June 22, 2018 7:10 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Sports Tours International, founded in 1973 by Irish international marathon runner Vince Regan, has acquired the Republic of Ireland’s largest running tour operator Sports Travel International. Sports Tours International is Europe’s largest mass participation tour operator, offering more than 100 active-lifestyle multi-sports experiences, challenges and events, which are sold to 20,000 people a year. The... View Article

Pedal Power: National Cycle to Work Day

September 3, 2014 8:50 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Tomorrow (4th September) is National Cycle to Work Day, a nationwide event organised to encourage British residents to switch from four wheels to two when making their daily commute. The one day initiative is being championed by multi gold medal winning Paralympic cyclist, Dame Sarah Storey. Last year there were 20,000 commuters involved, collectively cycling... View Article

Manchester’s crazy cycling situation

May 6, 2014 8:48 am Published by 2 Comments

As I write this piece from my fourth floor Northern Quarter office in Manchester, I look down upon the rooftops of the city and wonder what being a ‘cycling city’ actually means. We might have had the Olympic and yellow jersey successes which were bred at the Velodrome, but it is still quite clear (to... View Article

Cycling to success – again!

September 27, 2013 11:31 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Mills & Reeve retains Hercules cycle challenge title Legal experts from the Manchester office of national law firm, Mills & Reeve, swapped paperwork for pedal power this weekend to ensure the firm retained its title as champion of the Hercules Cycle Challenge for the second consecutive year. The annual event saw a total of 24 Mills... View Article