Pedal Lerwick - A Summer Cycle

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Pedal Lerwick is a fun and safe cycling event suitable for beginners and all the family!

It is the first Pedal for Scotland event to be held since 2019, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and will be held subject to local public health guidance and protocols at the time.


Sunday 29th August 2pm to 4pm
King George V Play Park


We are encouraging people to pre-register

The route is a one-way flat loop on closed roads in the heart of Lerwick, with an optional hill (green route) if you want to make it a little more challenging.



King George V Playing Park, here participants can access

  • free cycle hire (including adapted bikes for disabled participants)
  • a ‘cycling skills circuit’
  • soft play and games for younger children

In the Flower Park there will be the chance to try some

  • outdoor bowling for free with help from local bowlers,
  • free tennis

and also be a pop up café so everyone can enjoy some well earned refreshments!

Our event information gives full guidance on what to do and what you will need on the day and what roads will be closed to traffic.

family on bikes