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Alex Clark

This page has been created to raise money for The Jack O'Donnell Foundation and Sponsor a Gambian Child - your donations are hugely appreciated!

Raising money for multiple charities

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Donations accepted until 08-08-2019

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My name is Alex Clark, I am 23 years old and recently graduated from Royal Holloway after having studied politics. I am a keen triathlete/cyclist and have decided to circumnavigate the world by bicycle in less than 10 months. 

The journey will take me through 21,500 miles (34,600km) and will see me cycling roughly 100 miles per day depending on where I am in the world. 

These charities give children at a disadvantage the opportunity to fulfil their potential where they may not normally be able to. In The Gambia, one of the world's poorest countries, education facilities and opportunity are very limited but this funding gives them the education that every child deserves. The Jack O'Donnell Foundation provides funding for facilities and new equipment for sports clubs to enable the best experience for their young members. 

Event details

Prestige WorldRide 2018

This expedition will begin in the town I live in, Thame. I will start pedalling, carrying roughly 8kg of kit excluding the weight of the bike, on the morning of Sunday 22nd July 2018. Over the course of two days I will cycle to Folkestone where I will catch a ferry to Calais. Once in Calais, I will cycle 1800km down through France, across the Alps and through Northern Italy to Trieste. By this point, I will be 17 days into the trip and will not truly have left the comfort of European facilities and familiar culture. The following 5 stages that I have split this challenge into will see me travel through Eastern Europe, Turkey, Iran, Oman, Dubai, India, Bangladesh, Myanmar (Burma), Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, 3 islands of Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada, Portugal, Spain, France and then back home to Thame. Over the course of 291 days I will cover 21,500 miles and travel to 23 countries across 3 continents.

My aim - to raise £5,000 for each charity and do something only a handful of people have done before. 

Event date

22-July-2018 07:00  - 
08-May-2019 18:00

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Event already started


What an amazing thing to do!! Well done!!
Donation by Amy
on 18-09-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Another border smashed. Well done A
Donation by Antony Perry
on 17-09-2018
£25.00 gift aid
Happy Birthday 🎁 Alex!! Keep Peddling 🚴🏼‍♂️
Donation by Martin Page
on 17-09-2018
£5.00 gift aid
Happy Birthday mate! Keep pushing and catch up when you're back!
Donation by James Box
on 17-09-2018
£12.50 gift aid
Happy Birthday Ali!! You're doing amazing!! xxx
Donation by Abbie Bratt
on 17-09-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Happy birthday Al Well done on your fantastic achievement so far Keep going!
Donation by Helena Richards
on 17-09-2018
£25.00 gift aid
Donation by Steve Ackrill
on 17-09-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Happy Birthday Big Al from all of us at Energy Keep on pushing !!!!
Donation by Tom Carr
on 17-09-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Speechless! Amazing Ali. We all love you. X
Donation by Julia Hook
on 17-09-2018
£18.76 gift aid
You’re doing amazing!!!! Happy birthday!!!!
Donation by Sophie Thompson
on 17-09-2018
£7.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £5,020.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £5,020.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £5,928.48

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