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Edward Robins

Stuttgart to Ljubljana (900km) by bike in 6 days for Khora Community Centre

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Khora is a fantastic charity which you can read all about below.

I'm proud to be supporting them again this year by pressing the pedals from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via the Austrian Alps and Italian Dolomites.

Setting off Aug 4th, it will be the furthest I've ridden in a week, at 900km, and certainly the most climbing with a total ascent of 15,000m (an Everest and a half).

It's no secret that I enjoy the odd bike ride but I'm sure this week will be a challenge to the mind and body.

Any donations are massively appreciated and you can be assured the money will go a long way (and all of it goes to Khora).

Ed x

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London to Athens 2018

A group of not-so-serious cyclists have set themselves the serious challenge of cycling between London and Athens. The ride is a relay-style challenge, with each participant taking on a week or two of the overall trip.

We are fundraising for Khora; a grassroots, proactive association running a community centre in Athens. Their centre provides basic and human needs for people without freedom of movement. This includes free nutritious food, clothing, education, access to information and a safe space to build relationships and relax.

Equally important to what they offer, is how they offer it. Khora is run by volunteers from all over the world. Its team includes members of the local Greek community, the refugee community and other international volunteers too. It prioritises dignity and respect in every service it provides.

The £60,000 we are aiming to raise will pay for the rent for their community centre for an entire year. The running costs of a project are typically the hardest to find funding for, so it of particular importance to be able to provide this for Khora, to secure a stable future for the project. All fund-raised money goes to Khora, and none on the ride.

Event date

22-July-2018 00:00  - 
08-September-2018 23:59

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A small gesture. Nice work!
Donation by Omar M
on 21-08-2018
On behalf of Álex Cruz and BA for baggage delays.
Donation by Ed Robins
on 17-08-2018
£11.25 gift aid
Donation by Steve Ambort
on 16-08-2018
£0.00 gift aid
As discussed.
Donation by Grigory Rodchenkov
on 09-08-2018
£7.50 gift aid
Donations not to be used for paying speeding fines!
Donation by ERSL&P
on 07-08-2018
£12.50 gift aid
Donation by Rachna Bhonsle
on 03-08-2018
£12.50 gift aid
Good luck duuuuude
Donation by Mr Alexander G Fowler
on 03-08-2018
£0.00 gift aid
go well... please don't let Team Tartiflette down.
Donation by James O
on 31-07-2018
£7.50 gift aid
So proud of you. With you all the way
Donation by Mum and Jeremy
on 31-07-2018
£7.50 gift aid
Go Wardi!
Donation by Anonymous
on 27-07-2018
£12.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £1,055.00
Offline Donations: £85.00
Total Raised: £1,140.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £1,253.75

Donations closed

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