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Participants in the Cycle Against Suicide make their way through town on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Get Involved In The Cycle Against Suicide Spinoff

August 11, 2017 at 10:19 am 1 comment

TRALEE people are being asked to support a fantastic event held during the Rose of Tralee Festival which spreads the message that “It’s OK not to feel OK; and it’s absolutely OK to ask for help”. On Saturday, August 19th, the community of Tralee will host a 50km cycle as part […]

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The Kerry Rose, Breda O'Mahony, with Barry Heffernan, Clodagh Moynihan and Mags O'Halloran at the launch of the Cycle Against Suicide Spinoff on Monday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

Cycle Against Suicide Spinoff To Take Place In Tralee This August

June 12, 2017 at 2:33 pm Comments are Disabled

THE community of Tralee will once again host a 50km cycle as part of the Cycle Against Suicide SpinOff series this August. A SpinOff is a locally organised cycle that takes place monthly after the main 14-day Cycle around the island of Ireland ends. The events are locally organised, owned by […]

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CBS Students Attend Massive Cycle Against Suicide Event In Limerick

CBS Students Attend Massive Cycle Against Suicide Event In Limerick

January 19, 2017 at 3:03 pm Comments are Disabled

  CBS The Green students were among the thousands who attended the biggest ever Cycle Against Suicide Student Leaders’ Congress this week and found it a really worthwhile experience. Last week, students and teachers travelled to the University of Limerick to the event where 6,000 students gathered in UL to raise awareness of the […]

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WATCH: Great Footage Of Cycle Against Suicide Spinoff Last Saturday

WATCH: Great Footage Of Cycle Against Suicide Spinoff Last Saturday

August 23, 2016 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

IF you were one of the many people who took part in the Cycle Against Suicide on Saturday you might spot yourself in this video captured by Social Box TV. The cycle departed from Tralee and travelled 50km through Ardfert, then to Ballyheigue, before returning triumphantly to Tralee to lead the […]

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Kevin Finn takin part in the Cycle Against Suicide making his way through town on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Cycle Against Suicide Spinoff Riders Bring Positive Message To Streets

August 21, 2016 at 2:11 pm 2 comments

IT was a bad day for a great cause when a large group of cyclists got on the road yesterday afternoon to highlight the message of mental health and suicide awareness. The Cycle Against Suicide Tralee Spinoff event was organised to coincide with the Rose of Tralee festival and the riders got […]

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Jim Breen and Minister Helen McEntee

Local Mental Health Advocate Appointed To Government Taskforce

August 5, 2016 at 11:41 am Comments are Disabled

CYCLE AGAINST SUICIDE founder, Jim Breen, has been appointed to the Government Taskforce on Youth Mental Health. The Taskforce is to be chaired by Minister for Mental Health and Older People, Helen McEntee and includes other high profile advocates and personalities, such as Dr Shari McDaid of Mental Health Reform […]

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Launching the 'Cycle Against Suicide Tralee Spin Off' were, from left: John Drummey (Rose of Tralee), Kevin Finn (Cycle Against Suicide), Cormac Sertutxa, Jim Breen (Cycle Against Suicide), Deputy Michael Healy Rae, Danielle O'Sullivan (2016 Kerry Rose), Colin Aherne, Grace O'Donnell, Sean Ryan, Clodagh Moynhan, Mags O'Halloran and Charlie Brennan. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Thousands To Cheer On Cycle Against Suicide SpinOff In Tralee

July 30, 2016 at 11:18 am Comments are Disabled

A FANTASTIC event to raise spread the message of mental health and suicide awareness is set to take place during the Rose of Tralee festival and the organisers are hoping the townspeople and beyond will give them their support. On Saturday, August 20, the community of Tralee will host a […]

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Cycle Against Suicide Wins Europewide Charity Event Award

Cycle Against Suicide Wins Europewide Charity Event Award

May 15, 2015 at 2:49 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE ‘Cycle Against Suicide’ organisation last night received an award at the ‘Shannon Airport European Sport Tourism Summit And Awards’ in Limerick. The Shannon Group European Sport Tourism Awards attracted 200 nominees and took place last night at King Johns Castle, Limerick,  where the cycling group were given the ‘UL Charity Sport […]

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IT Tralee And Cycle Against Suicide Up For European Sport Tourism Awards

IT Tralee And Cycle Against Suicide Up For European Sport Tourism Awards

May 8, 2015 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

IT Tralee and the Cycle Against Suicide are among Kerry nominees in the upcoming Shannon Group European Sport Tourism Awards which takes place next week. The shortlist was announced during the week for the Awards which attracted over 200 nominations from across Europe and Ireland. The Institute of Technology, Tralee is up […]

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At the 'Live Life Campaign Cycle Against Suicide' on in Mercy Mounthawk were, from left: Martin Hayes, Vera Murphy, Michelle Darcy, Michael Murphy and Kevin Cooper. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Cycle Against Suicide Visits Mercy Mounthawk

May 6, 2015 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

AROUND 700 hundred cyclists made Mercy Mounthawk their destination on Sunday as the secondary school hosted the Cycle Against Suicide participants. This is the third year of Cycle Against Suicide, which is an event that intends raise awareness of the mental health issues in each town it travels through with […]

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The Abbey Inn To Hold A ‘Cycle Against Suicide’ BBQ

The Abbey Inn To Hold A ‘Cycle Against Suicide’ BBQ

May 1, 2015 at 4:11 pm Comments are Disabled

  ONE LOCAL bar will be doing its bit for mental health this weekend when they host a special BBQ for the Cycle Against Suicide campaign this Sunday May 3. The Abbey Inn will be holding its ‘Big Orange BBQ’ in aid of the the campaign and it is encouraged […]

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Mercy Mounthawk Ready To Welcome ‘Cycle Against Suicide’ This Sunday

Mercy Mounthawk Ready To Welcome ‘Cycle Against Suicide’ This Sunday

April 28, 2015 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

  A LOCAL school will this weekend play host to over one thousand cyclists as they roll into town as part of mental health campaign, ‘Cycle Against Suicide’. They hope to promote the message that ‘It’s okay to not be okay and that you can ask for help.’ Mercy Mounthawk […]

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Left to right: Damian Morrisson Jackie Ruttledge Lian McCarthy Lorraine O'Halloran. Photo Gavin O'Connor

Can You Spare A Bed For ‘Cycle Against Suicide’ Participants?

April 4, 2015 at 10:09 am Comments are Disabled

PEOPLE in Tralee are being asked to do their bit in helping out a worthy cause by providing accommodation for participants in the Cycle Against Suicide event next month. Cycle Against Suicide in partnership with Homestay.com, is looking for homeowners in town, to provide overnight accommodation for the thousands of […]

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PHOTOS: Mounthawk Fashion Show A Runway Success

PHOTOS: Mounthawk Fashion Show A Runway Success

November 27, 2014 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

TRANSITION year students of Mercy Mounthawk, produced their own fashion show on Wednesday night in aid of the Cycle Against Suicide and the school building fund. A huge amount of effort was put in by the students who took part in every facet of the production, from the building of the […]

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