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Simon Nicholl

Cycling 3500 miles solo from Seattle to Miami in 29 days...ouch! The plan is to raise funds for Combat Combat Stress and to help veterans.

Raising money for
Combat Stress

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Total raised
£2,356.00

Target
£2000.00

100%

Donations accepted until 09-01-2017

Donations closed

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About

Hello,
My name is Simon Nicholl and I'm a middle-aged, fair weather, hill-avoiding, headwind-hating cyclist. Who likes a beer!
Thank you for visiting this page and especially so if you are able to donate: you'll be helping veterans who gave so much of themselves and need our help in return to rebuild their lives.
I know that we get pestered all the time to give to this-and-that, but this really is a cause worth getting behind and supporting.
All the very best,
Simon.
ps I'm also trying to help the blood cancer folk, Bloodwise at https://mydonate.bt.com/fundraisers/bloodwise Thank you!

Event details

Cycling. It's all that I could think of!

Starting on Sunday 11th September, I'm cycling from Seattle to Miami solo and unsupported: that's 3500 miles going forward and 120,000 feet going up!
Each day will average 135 miles which is wee bit beyond my two-wheeled comfort zone. Just to add insult, I won't be able to shelter behind anyone in the inevitable headwinds and I'll be carrying about 15kgs of kit. And praying for no mechanicals either, hah-hah! So not too much to worry about, right? Right.
If you really have got too much free-time/don't know any better, then please have a gander at my blog by clicking the link at the bottom of this page...yep, the one that says 'YouTube'!

Event date

11-September-2016 07:00  - 
09-October-2016 16:00

Event type

Cycling

Event is completed

Find out more

YouTube
http://fstss2016.blogspot.co.uk/

Donations

Donation by Holly
on 15-07-2016
£40.00
£10.00 gift aid
Donation by Neil Mc
on 15-07-2016
£20.00
£5.00 gift aid
Keep going...you will do this!
Donation by Patricia Nicholl
on 03-07-2016
£50.00
£12.50 gift aid
Hope you find at least one decent beer en route! Good luck mate on this amazing challenge and especially for this really important cause.
Donation by Mike Googe
on 02-07-2016
£150.00
£37.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £2,166.00
Offline Donations: £190.00
Total Raised: £2,356.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £2,867.50

Donations closed

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