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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


Good luck, Richard. A great cause, and I'll check my school atlas to see which oceans you will be cycling across.
Donation by John Repsch
on 01-04-2014
£3.75 gift aid
Best of luck!
Donation by Ellie Mayor
on 01-04-2014
£2.50 gift aid
Good luck and a successful trip
Donation by Shirley Ellerbeck
on 29-03-2014
£2.50 gift aid
Bonne chance avec ton boucle autour du monde.
Donation by Chris Le Chef
on 28-03-2014
£25.00 gift aid
Hope you don't get too many flat tyres.
Donation by Jo Beill
on 28-03-2014
£1.25 gift aid
Go for it, Rich!
Donation by Rob K
on 28-03-2014
£2.50 gift aid
Bon courage Richard. Keep blogging.
Donation by Alain
on 26-03-2014
£0.00 gift aid
Best of luck for your journey Richard, I hope you roll across the world safely!
Donation by Zoe Dillon
on 26-03-2014
£1.25 gift aid
Good luck Richard! Look forward to reading about your progress.
Donation by Charles Hampden-Smith
on 23-03-2014
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck Richard. Enjoy the ride.
Donation by Alex Forrest
on 13-03-2014
£5.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £6,681.67
Offline Donations: £500.00
Total Raised: £7,181.67
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £8,008.84

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