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Cycle Challenge - Land’s End to John O’Groats

On 2 June 2018, Kevin Cave sets off on a 15-day charity cycle from Land’s End to John O’Groats.  Kevin, a keen cycling enthusiast and veteran Royal Navy submariner, will endure long cycling days of up to 82 miles per day. A real challenge of endurance. With plenty training and support from his friends and family, Kevin will cover approximately 1000 miles and...

In aid of Chris Mitchell Foundation

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£1,060.00

Target
£2,000.00

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Cycle Challenge - Land’s End to John O’Groats

On 2 June 2018, Kevin Cave sets off on a 15-day charity cycle from Land’s End to John O’Groats.  Kevin, a keen cycling enthusiast and veteran Royal Navy submariner, will endure long cycling days of up to 82 miles per day. A real challenge of endurance.

With plenty training and support from his friends and family, Kevin will cover approximately 1000 miles and hopes to raise £2,000 for the Chris Mitchell Foundation. 
 
Chris Mitchell was a professional footballer from Stirling, who sadly took his own life at the age of 27.  Chris had a successful career spanning 10 years, playing across all Scottish divisions and representing his country at all underage groups, including seven appearances at Scotland Under-21 level.  Chris also had a short spell playing in England.  The foundation set up in his memory, aims to raise awareness around mental health and wellbeing for players, ex-players and staff working in Scottish professional football. All proceeds raised will be used to deliver free NHS Scotland accredited Mental Health First Aid training courses, as well as other related initiatives.

Your generosity and support are greatly appreciated!

Kevin’s route takes him from Land’s End, along the north Cornish coast, across Bodmin Moor and Dartmoor and up through Cheddar Gorge. After crossing the River Severn, he continues north to Herefordshire and Shropshire and skirts around Manchester. Kevin then heads on to the Yorkshire Dales and Eden Valley in Cumbria. Crossing into Scotland Kevin cycles through the Southern Uplands to Glasgow, before entering northern Scotland, passing by Ben Nevis and the shores of Loch Ness to John O’Groats.

Event date

02-June-2018 - 
18-June-2018

Event type

Cycling

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Key contact
Chris Mitchell Foundation
Email address
info@cmfoundation.org.uk

Activity log

Well done Kevin. Great achievement. Good charity support.
Donation by Anil Shah
on 25/06/2018
£ 100.00
£ 0.00 gift aid
Absolutely awesome effort Kevin and great charity! Really well done! Hx
Donation by Heather Morton
on 22/06/2018
£ 20.00
£ 0.00 gift aid
Well done Kevin 😁
Donation by Hazel Pate
on 22/06/2018
Congrats, hope you enjoyed the ride. Andy Mellor fused me your link. Great thing to have done to help fund raise. Anna
Donation by Anna Davies
on 21/06/2018
£ 50.00
£ 0.00 gift aid
Great cause - from personal experience I think this is a really important issue that deserves much greater attention across all sports. Great cycling with you as part of the group.
Donation by Nick
on 19/06/2018
£ 100.00
£ 0.00 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 17/06/2018
Well done auld yin.
Donation by Sam Goldie
on 17/06/2018
£ 100.00
£ 0.00 gift aid
Fabulous effort Kevin, and for an excellent cause.
Donation by Lynne & Garry
on 17/06/2018
£ 20.00
£ 0.00 gift aid
Superb effort Kevin and for an excellent cause!
Donation by Alan Mein
on 17/06/2018
£ 30.00
£ 0.00 gift aid
Really good luck great cause. 👍🏻👏
Donation by Heather Wiseman-Mcphee
on 14/06/2018
£ 10.00
£ 0.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Direct donations:(online) £1,060.00
Direct donations:(offline) £0.00
Total Raised: £1,060.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:
£1,060.00

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