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Laid Back Around the World

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Richard Evans

Cycled around the world raising money for RoadPeace, book now published and available at

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Donations accepted until 31-12-2018

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I cycled around the world for fun and to raise money for RoadPeace, a small charity which looks after the bereaved and injured from road crashes and campaigns for safer streets. Road crashes kill 1.3m a year, more than malaria or TB; by 2030 they will kill more than HIV/AIDS.

My trip was entirely self-financed. All donations go entirely to RoadPeace, none to me for new tyres or beer etc.

Lots more info about me and the ride on the blog:
and in the book - all book sales proceeds are going to RoadPeace

Event details

World Bike Cruise by Recumbent Bike

Rode 22,777km round the world in six months - see the blog for more details at

Buy the book and support RoadPeace!

Event date

05-April-2014 12:00  - 
31-December-2017 17:00

Event type


Event is completed


Keep going, nearly there :) It has been so entertaining reading about your progress!
Donation by The Ranty Highwayman
on 05-09-2014
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck, Rich! We remember you and wish you be safe and lucky, and happy go home.
Donation by Dmitry & Vera, your Kusk hosts
on 16-07-2014
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 09-06-2014
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck with your adventure Richard and take care on those bumpy roads!
Donation by Moya
on 16-05-2014
£7.50 gift aid
Keep pedalling Rich! Really admire your trip!
Donation by Helen Vecht
on 22-04-2014
£0.00 gift aid
Hope you're having a good time, Richard!
Donation by Jim, Sonja, Daisy, Flora and Billy
on 09-04-2014
£2.50 gift aid
Best of luck Richard!
Donation by Jim W
on 05-04-2014
£2.50 gift aid
Can you believe the time has finally come? How very exciting! Lots of love and have a blast
Donation by Lesley.
on 04-04-2014
£6.25 gift aid
Bonne route et à bientôt à Limoges!
Donation by K'tine
on 04-04-2014
£0.00 gift aid
Richard - the very best of luck and hope all goes well, or at least the problems are ones you can deal with.
Donation by Peter Seager
on 03-04-2014
£5.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £6,741.67
Offline Donations: £500.00
Total Raised: £7,241.67
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £8,068.84

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