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£765raised of £1,000 target by 16 supporters

    Weʼve raised £765 to fund the TOFTigers Village Wildlife Guardian Scheme . I am undertaking a 180kms Bike4Tiger Challenge in Central India

    Funded on Sunday, 4th December 2016

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    I am on the TOFTigers Bike4Tiger Challenge from the 25th November in
    Central India. I am challenging myself to ride 180 kms over 3 days
    between two well-known tiger reserves in Madhya Pradesh, on forest
    tracks and trails through tiger habitat and bordering village
    farmlands, to support TOFTigers Village Wildlife Guardians scheme.
    Sums raised will help protect these vital corridor and buffer
    landscapes from tiger poachers, illegal logging and the bushmeat

    Please help ensure another trained pair of eyes and ears, with
    a smartphone and a camera trap, to help patrol their own villages,
    farmlands and vital forests. For further details see

    I've had a missed response to this challenge and had questions like:
    - Will I get chased by tigers? hope not
    - Will I get a bad tummy? hope not
    - Will it be very hot and humid? hope not
    - Do I like spicy Indian food? uhh, no answer
    - Do I like being eaten my mosquitos? no
    - Have you got very padded pants ? Yes

    by the questions I have been asked I think you will agree my friends think I am completely out of my comfort zone. Well I will be!!



    • emma barber1 year ago
      emma barber

      emma barber

      1 year ago

      Completed the challenge and to be honest riding 180kms across country doesn't sound hard but when its up hills and down on forest tracks that have been ravaged by monsoons was quite hard work. Luckily the scenery was just absolutely amazing and distracted us from the task at hand. Thank you for all your support and the money is going towards the forest guardians to be the eyes and ears of the forest to help agains the illegal poaching.

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    • emma barber1 year ago
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      1 year ago


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    • emma barber2 years ago
      emma barber

      emma barber

      2 years ago

      thank you all so much for the donations so far - slightly nervous now the date is looming !

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    Page last updated on: 12/4/2016 1:14 PM



    • Justin and Katherine farthing

      Justin and Katherine farthing

      Dec 4, 2016

      Love Justin, Kath, Agnes, Flora, Anna xx


    • Mary Riall

      Mary Riall

      Nov 30, 2016

      Brilliantly done Emma, Tom and Mary xx

    • Liz Webster

      Liz Webster

      Nov 29, 2016

      Well done Emma - great cause. Liz x

    • Gi, Jackie, Maddie, Catherine & Hannah

      Gi, Jackie, Maddie, Catherine & Hannah

      Nov 29, 2016

      Well done Emms. Nearly there. If ever there was an incentive not to drop off the back of the peloton I'm sure you've had it....Keep pedalling!


    • The whites

      The whites

      Nov 21, 2016

      Good luck, can't wait to hear all about it. Lol the whites


    • Carla Barber

      Carla Barber

      Nov 20, 2016

      I'm not sure swapping a horse saddle for a bicycle saddle is a good exchange!! I hope you have your padded pants!! Good luck Emma, we will be thinking of you.With Love from Brewham Barbers xx


    • Rupert and Georgie Nuttall

      Rupert and Georgie Nuttall

      Nov 18, 2016


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