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CoastBusters End to End Big Ride

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Malcolm Wearing and Rachel Adams

In August 2018, Malcolm and Rachel are cycling the entire length of the UK in aid of local charities.

Raising money for
Prince of Wales Benevolent Fund

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Total raised
£7,007.00

Target
£10000.00

70%

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About

Malcolm lost his daughter in September 2017 which inspired him to complete a long-time ambition of cycling Land's End to John O'Groats. One of the charities that helped Malcolm's daughter before she passed away are now, in her memory, creating a pilot scheme building kennels for the homeless that have dogs. Previously, dogs were not allowed in sheltered accommodation with their owners, but soon they can have their faithful friends looked after as well.

Rachel has only been cycling seriously since January 2017 and was also inspired to complete this life-changing event. In this her first year, she has reached a landmark 1,000 miles under her own pedal power!

Event details

Land's End to John O'Groats Cycle Ride

The classic challenge of Lands End to John O'Groats (‘LEJOG’ or, when ridden in reverse, ‘JOGLE’) is just over 1,100 miles and it takes us all the way from the tip of Cornwall, right through some of the most scenic areas of the United Kingdom and on to the very top of the Scottish mainland.
  
LEJOG starts at Land’s End and from there the route takes us along the north coast of Cornwall, across Dartmoor and through Bristol via the suspension bridge. Continuing north through the rolling Cotswold countryside, passing through Cheltenham and on via Herefordshire and Shropshire, around Liverpool and across the wild countryside of Northern England to the Scottish border. After Dumfries we pass by Glasgow and continue on to the glorious scenery of the Isle of Arrran, back to the mainland we go through Fort William and Loch Ness on our way to John O’Groats with a celebratory meal and glass of bubbly!
 

Event date

22-August-2018 00:00  - 
08-September-2018 00:00

Event type

Cycling

Event is completed

Donations

We wish you every success and a safe journey! Such a worthwhile cause!
Donation by Anonymous
on 30-07-2018
£30.00
£7.50 gift aid
Malcolm & Rachel, wishing you both much luck & enjoyment on your epic challenge
Donation by Racing Snake
on 24-07-2018
£50.00
£12.50 gift aid
Good Luck with the ride
Donation by Colin Bridgen
on 04-07-2018
£50.00
£12.50 gift aid
Good luck on the big ride 👍
Donation by Morgan Jennings
on 28-06-2018
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Donation by IRG
on 26-06-2018
Best of luck Malcolm and Rachel!
Donation by Simon Knight
on 26-06-2018
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Donation by David Ling
on 18-06-2018
£20.00
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck Malcolm & Rachel on your bike ride.
Donation by Mark Griffiths
on 25-05-2018
£2,000.00
£0.00 gift aid
Your business has provided some really excellent service to me in the last couple of years and so it is a great pleasure for me to support your "Coastbusters" ride. I hope you both make it OK!
Donation by Paul Clark
on 24-05-2018
£102.00
£25.50 gift aid
From the fundraising skittles night held by the Prince of Wales Lodge in Stow on the Wold.
Donation by Prince of Wales Lodge, Stow on the Wold
on 20-04-2018
£235.00
£0.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £3,997.00
Offline Donations: £3,010.00
Total Raised: £7,007.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £7,357.50

Donations closed

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