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ROUND THE COAST IN 80 DAYS

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Sarah Bowen

I took up cycling again in my early 50s after a 25 year break and wanted to put this hobby to good use. So I have decided to do a marathon...

Raising money for
African Vision Malawi

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Total raised
£11,392.00

Target
£20000.00

56%

Donations accepted until 01-04-2014

Donations closed

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About

I took up cycling again in my early 50s after a 25 year break and wanted to put this hobby to good use. So I have decided to do a marathon cycle ride for charity. African Vision Malawi (formerly known as the Landirani Trust) is a small but effective charity which has been doing vital work in Malawi for around eight years now. I have chosen to support this charity because they are making a very real difference to the lives of many orphans and vulnerable adults in Malawi. The challenge is to raise £20,000 to enable them to build a Training Village.

Event details

ROUND THE COAST IN 80 DAYS

I am going to cycle round the coast of England and Wales to raise money for African Vision Malawi. This money will go towards building a training villagewww.landirani.org/projects/landirani-training-villagewhich will make an amazing difference to the lives of many people in this impoverished region of Malawi for many years to come. I will be starting in Looe, Cornwall and heading anti-clockwise around the country. This will be a total of 77 days, including rest days. I will be covering around 3,750 kilometres and will cycle up over 23,000 metres, which is 2.6 times the height of Mt. Everest! I will be writing a blog when I can so do follow me on.www.aroundthecoastin80days.blogspot.co.uk
Please pass this on to friends, family and colleagues to support me in this mammoth undertaking. Thank you for your support.

Event date

17-July-2013 00:00  - 
01-October-2013 00:00

Event type

Cycling

Event is completed

Donations

Thank you Kinlochbervie
Donation by David Bowen
on 21-02-2014
£215.00
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by David Bowen
on 28-12-2013
£10.00
£0.00 gift aid
well done Sarah hope all's well with you David
Donation by Tim Askham
on 25-11-2013
£20.00
£5.00 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 19-11-2013
£120.00
£0.00 gift aid
well done sarah we are well impressed. Love Joyce and Phil
Donation by joyce and phil
on 16-11-2013
£100.00
£25.00 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 16-10-2013
£77.00
£19.25 gift aid
Well done!... a great achievement. Sorry my donation couldn't be more in keeping with the massive undertaking of such a huge ride but as Tesco say "Every little helps"! Great job!
Donation by Matt and Nikki
on 10-10-2013
£20.00
£0.00 gift aid
Many congratulations on completing the challenge!
Donation by Julie and Robert May
on 08-10-2013
£100.00
£0.00 gift aid
Sarah Just a small donation when I promised to donate when met you travelling in the guards van on the West Somerset Railway. I was one of the ticket inspectors.
Donation by David Barge
on 08-10-2013
£5.00
£1.25 gift aid
Wow!
Donation by Matt Day
on 08-10-2013
£20.00
£0.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £11,392.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £11,392.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £13,617.50

Donations closed

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