The Edinburgh Festival of Cycling, launch event was held at the Greyfriars Charteris Centre, 138/140 Pleasance, Edinburg on Wednesday 5th June.
Kim Harding, the festival director officially opened the event and welcomed over 30 guests who came along.
Speakers from the partner charity Sustrans included Chris Brace giving a background about the work of the charity.
Other guests included The World’s Fastest Hand cyclists, Ken Talbot, author Alan Brown who bike packed his way through Europe and Monika Sattler, the first woman to ride the Vuelta a España route.
Watermans Solicitors, who specialise in helping cyclists injured in road collisions has sponsored the event which runs from 08 to 16 June 2019.