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    Bike Rental

    Our bikes are available for all clients on any of our small group bike trips, private bike tours or custom tours with biking activities. Each bike comes equipped with a bike computer, compact handlebar bag plus a saddle bag with a spare tube, tire levers and a pump. Helmets and water bottles are included.

    Select Your Bike Type

    New for 2019, we have a brand new TREK bike fleet available for all of our bike trips! Take a look at the three options below.

    You can choose from 3 different types of bike, each of which is available for anyone of our road cycling holidays and come in a full range of sizes to fit every rider.

    Pricing Read More

    For weeklong trips: 

    • Road Bikes – €180
    • Hybrid Bikes – €180
    • E-bike – €380*

    For longer trips: 

    Please note that since our 5 Countries and our Wild Atlantic Way bike trips are longer trips, bike hire costs €260 per bike. E-bikes price for longer bike trips is coming soon.

    *If you or a travelling companion would need an e-bike to complete your trip, please speak to one of our friendly adventure consultants before booking. There are a maximum of 2 e-bikes available per trip and these are strictly on a first come, first served basis.

    Why Rent your Bike From Us? Read More
    • Avoid the hassle of transporting your bike from your home to your trip’s start point and back again
    • No fussing with bike boxes, ferries or trains with your bike
    • Enjoy cycling on a bike that has been fully customised for you
    • Want to add on extra nights in Dublin or Belfast pre or post trip? No need to worry about where to store your bike, as you simply hand it back at your trip’s end
    • We’ll ensure it’s kept in top condition during your trip with us
    How to Reserve Your Bike Read More

    Online – When making your online booking, please note that you would like to rent a bike from us on your booking form

    Phone – Please tell us while making your phone booking and we will add the bike to your booking

    Email – You can always send us a quick email to let us know you require a rental bike

    Bike Size and customisation Read More

    After completing your booking, our team will get in touch with you in regards to sizing information and specific requests from you. This information allows us to match the right bike with you, set to your requirements when you arrive.

    Trek - Checkpoint ALR 5

    Trek Checkpoint ALR

    The first bike we are unboxing is the Checkpoint ALR 5, Trek’s superb road bike and perfect for serious cyclists. The Checkpoint ALR is part of Trek’s Adventure bike range, making it ideal for Ireland’s small, winding and sometimes rough roads.

    So what makes the Checkpoint ALR 5 special? Let’s start with the framework. Built using Trek’s best-quality aluminium, the Checkpoint ALR 5 has a lightweight carbon fork that has been based on previous best-selling Trek bikes. Another important quality is the full Shimano 105 groupset, which includes hydraulic disc brakes which offer superior braking performance in all weather conditions – perfect for Ireland’s changeable weather.

    As for gears, expect 11-speed gearing and a wide-range cassette perfect for pedalling up and down Ireland’s beautiful winding roads and rolling hills. The Checkpoint ALR 5’s gear system should be ideal even for the country’s more challenging climbs as well.

    As for the tires, we’ve fitted the Checkpoints with 32mm tires. While these tires may be a bit wider than what you’re used to, but the added with provides a serious increase in comfort as well as control without compromising rolling resistance or speed.

    All in all, the Checkpoint ALR 5 has been carefully chosen by our cycling experts as the ideal road bike for Irish roads, weather and terrain, providing the perfect balance between comfort, speed and functionality.

    Specifications

    Checkpoint ALR 5 | Frameset Read More
    Frame
    300 Series Alpha Aluminium, tapered head tube, BB86.5, flat mount disc brakes, Stranglehold dropouts, 12 mm thru axle, Control Freak, internal cable routing, 3S chain keeper
    Fork
    Checkpoint carbon disc, alloy tapered steerer, flat mount disc brakes, rack mounts, hidden mudguard mounts, 12 mm thru axle
    Checkpoint ALR 5 | Wheels Read More

     

    Front hub
    Bontrager alloy sealed bearing, 12 mm alloy axle, CenterLock
    Rear hub
    Bontrager alloy sealed bearing, 12 mm alloy axle, CenterLock
    Rims
    Bontrager Tubeless Ready

     

    Checkpoint ALR 5 | Drivetrain Read More
    Shifters
    Shimano 105, 11 speed
    Front derailleur
    Shimano 105
    Rear derailleur
    Shimano 105
    Crank
    Shimano 105, 50/34 (compact)
    Bottom bracket
    Shimano press-fit
    Cassette
    Shimano HG800, 11-34, 11-speed
    Chain
    Shimano HG600, 11-speed
    Checkpoint ALR 5 | Components Read More
    Seatpost
    Bontrager Approved, 2-bolt head, 27.2 mm, 8 mm offset
    Handlebar
    Bontrager RL IsoZone VR-CF, 31.8 mm
    Grips
    Bontrager tape
    Stem
    Bontrager Elite, 31.8 mm, 7-degree, w/computer and light mounts
    Head set
    Integrated, cartridge bearing, sealed, 1-1/8˝ top, 1.5˝ bottom
    Brake set
    Shimano BR-R7070 flat mount hydraulic disc
    Checkpoint ALR 5 | Weight Read More
    Weight
    56cm – 9.89 kg / 21.8 lbs

    Trek - FX Sport 4

    For those who prefer hybrid bikes, we have chosen to add Trek’s mighty FX Sport 4 to our bike fleet. Contrary to the stereotype of hybrid bikes being a bit on the heavy or even clunky side, Trek’s FX Sport 4 is a lightweight and speedy model. Expect the great performance and speed you’d have with a road bike combined with the terrain versatility as well as the comfort associated with hybrid bikes.

    As a Trek bike, the FX Sport 4 is composed of a lightweight aluminium frame coupled with a carbon fork, a Shimano Tiagra groupset and a wide-range cassette allowing for maximum gear changes to mirror Ireland’s rolling landscapes. As for tires, like the Checkpoint ALR 5, the FX Sport 4 is fitted with 32mm tires.

    Specifications

    FX Sport 4 | Frameset Read More

     

    Frame
    200 Series Alpha Aluminium, DuoTrap S compatible, rack and mudguard mounts
    Fork
    FX carbon, flat mount disc, hidden mudguard mounts

     

    FX Sport 4 | Wheels Read More
    Front hub
    Formula alloy, CenterLock disc, 12 mm thru-axle, 32h
    Rear hub
    Formula alloy, CenterLock disc, QR, 32h
    Rims
    Bontrager Tubeless Ready Disc, 32h
    FX Sport 4 | Drivetrain Read Less Read More

     

    Shifters
    Shimano Tiagra rapid-fire, 10 speed
    Front derailleur
    Shimano Tiagra
    Rear derailleur
    Shimano RD-4700 Tiagra
    Crank
    Shimano R460, 48/34
    Bottom bracket
    Sealed cartridge, external cup
    Cassette
    Shimano Tiagra, 11-34, 10-speed
    Chain
    KMC X10

     

    FX Sport 4 | Components Read More
    Seatpost
    Bontrager SSR, 2-bolt head, 27.2 mm, 12 mm offset
    Handlebar
    Bontrager Satellite Plus IsoZone, 31.8 mm, 15 mm rise
    Grips
    Bontrager Satellite IsoZone Plus, lock-on, ergonomic
    Stem
    Bontrager Elite, 31.8 mm, 7-degree, w/computer and light mounts
    Head set
    1-1/8˝ threadless, sealed cartridge bearings
    Brake set
    Shimano MT-201, hydraulic disc
    FX Sport 4 | Weight Read More
    Weight
    M – 10.30 kg / 22.7 lbs

    Trek - Verve +

    Trek Verve +

    And now, for the first time, we are proud to welcome e-bikes to our fleet! We’ve chosen Trek’s Verve + e-bike to round out our bike categories.

    What exactly is an e-bike? It’s not a motorcycle or even a scooter. The e-bike looks and feels like a regular bike, and it is still a bicycle that requires you to pedal and therefore you’ll still be getting a workout. E-bikes have a small battery attached which includes a pedal assist that can be turned on when you desire. There are several levels of assist available, depending on the grading of the climb. It’s a bit like always having the wind at your back!

    E-bikes are ideal for those who may want to join a more challenging trip, or would like to keep up with a faster partner or group of friends – or for cyclists who prefer to focus on simply enjoying the views and the scenery. Verve+ is made up of a lightweight aluminium frame and a 250-watt Bosch Active Line mid-drive motor which allows one to sustain speeds up to 25 km/h. Speeds and motor can be controlled from a  small handlebar-mounted device.

    Specifications

    Verve+ | Frameset Read More
    Frame
    Alpha Gold Aluminium, custom designed for the Bosch Active Line system, rack and mudguard mounts, internal cable routing
    Fork
    Verve+ alloy
    Verve+ | Drivetrain Read More
    Shifters
    Shimano Alivio M4000, 9 speed
    Rear derailleur
    Shimano Alivio T4000
    Crank
    Miranda Delta, 38T
    Bottom bracket
    Bosch Active Line, 250 watt, 20 mph
    Cassette
    Shimano HG200, 11-36, 9-speed
    Chain
    KMC X9
    Verve+ | Components Read More
    Seatpost
    Aluminium Suspension
    Handlebar
    Bontrager alloy, 31.8 mm comfort sweep
    Grips
    Bontrager Satellite Elite, lock-on, ergonomic
    Stem
    Bontrager adjustable Blendr
    Head set
    1-1/8˝, semi-integrated, semi-cartridge bearings
    Brake set
    Shimano MT-200 hydraulic disc
    Verve+ | Accessories Read More
    Battery
    Bosch PowerPack, 400 Wh
    Controller
    Bosch Purion
    Motor
    Bosch Active Line Wh, 250 watt, 40 Nm, 25 kph
    Front light
    Lync Ion
    Rear light
    Lync Flare
    Verve+ | Weight Read More
    Weight
    M – 20.57 kg / 45.34 lbs

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