Weʼve raised £180 to support a charity close to our heart - You and Me vs MND (and also to get my sexy husband DK into tight Cycling Kit)
- Johannesburg South, Gauteng, África do Sul
- Disability support
- Time left
- Funded on Sunday, 11th December 2016
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DK and I love to ride... boards, not bikes, but boards. Our brother Kevin Jordan however loved to ride bikes... and drive cars and play with his kids and do things for his wife that shows that he cares...
DK and I have taken on the challenge of cycling nearly 100km next weekend - yes 20th November 2016. No time in the saddle - I've done this before, but DK is a total bike virgin. We will be doing the Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge for a cause - to raise awareness and funds for You and Me versus MND.
My brother's story:
After being diagnosed with a disease known as MND, Motor Neurone Disease, ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease (dependent on who you are talking to), Kevin's ability to do these things he loves decreased. Kevin is lucky enough to have an awesome support circle, but through the disease and the MNDA of South Africa he has come into contact with people who do not have this, or the resources to acquire the tools needed to help people with this disease to stay able to be mobile or communicate with those around them.
Kevin started You and Me vs MND as a platform to raise awareness and funds - you can read all about it and the events organised by them at:
You can follow and support him/them at:
All we are asking is for a small donation to go towards You and Me versus MND's fundraising efforts and their aim to raise ZAR 200 000 for MNDSA in 2016.
What will you get in return?
1. You will feel like you did something good today!
2. You will get to see DK - who never wears anything to show off his legs into tight cycling kit.
3. You will get the chance to win a 'signed' copy of Kevin's Autobiography - 'Dying to Live' . *Only applies to donations before Monday 21 November 2016 that include contact details.
4. You will make us even HAPPIER than we are - and you know that making others happy makes you happy too :)
So PLEASE PLEASE donate :)
Susan Kay6 months ago
So we are 90% of the way to our target on here, but thanks to direct donations we made it all the way! Thank you again for those who have supported us - As promised you can see the photo's of DK in Lycra here - https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154672978547456&type=1&l=8ca1a1fa9b We also did the draw for Kevin's book (pictured) - Congratulations Slawek we will be getting a copy to you in the post. For anyone else who is interested you can buy it here - http://a.co/5jzNRSR Thanks again - we are stoked!!! xxx DK and SuK
- Slawek Raczkowski
- Laura Pirnie
- Ingrid Van der Heyden
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Nov 17, 2016
Great to see you guys supporting this and can't wait to see Dave in Lycra!
Ingrid Van der Heyden
Nov 12, 2016
And a great cause it is! Good luck to all of you❤️
Nov 12, 2016
Awesome cause guys. Can't wait to see DK in Lycra, hehe!
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Johannesburg South, Gauteng, África do Sul
My big brother is inspirational and so are all those around him that support him day to day in his fight against MND - a disease that has no known cause nor cure. This fundraiser is our way of saying thanks for this support and constant reminder of why we have to live life!
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