Tour de Breffni Leitrim Cycle Clubs Annual Sportive is back and taking place on Sunday the 26th of June, starting, and finishing at Leitrim Gaels Community Pitch. There are two routes, one that is 60 km and goes around Lough Allen via Drumshambo , Dowra (Refreshments to be provided at Community Centre), Drumkeeran and Keadue. The other route is 100km and will take cyclists along the regional road (R208 & R209) through Ballinamore and out the Swanlinbar road taking a left up towards Glangelvin and then onto Dowra (where there will be a tea stop) and then proceeding around Lough Allen to Drumkeeran back to Leitrim village, this cycle is more suited to experienced cyclists. Further information and updates can be found on Leitrim Cycle Club Facebook page.
This project received grant aid from Leitrim Local Community Development Committee under the Rural Development Programme which is financed by the Irish Government under the Rural Development Programme Ireland 2014-2020 and by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe investing in Rural Areas.