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Weʼre raising £100,000 to To enter Mick Extance in the Dakar Rally in 2020 to give motivation to other brain tumour sufferers and raise money for an important cause.

Llangynog, Oswestry, UK

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In 2017 Mick was diagnosed with a brain tumour and subsequently underwent 16 hours of surgery. The drive to recover from this came from Mick’s love of riding bikes and so began the journey to Dakar 2020.

“You never know what life is going to throw at you,” said Mick, “but I feel as though I have been given a second chance and I intend to do something positive with it.”

By competing in the world’s toughest endurance race Mick is hoping that he can motivate other brain tumour sufferers to keep on fighting and also raise lots of money for the cancer ward at Royal Stoke University Hospital. Mick could not be more grateful to all the staff there and would like to give something back.

You will be sharing a very important cause with Mick and hopefully helping inspire others to never give up.

Mick Extance Dakar 2020

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    • Martin Gouldthorpe

      Martin Gouldthorpe

      Aug 12, 2018

      Donation from The Snug private bike forum in memory of our friend 'Dave Roberts - GreenVFR'. best of luck, Mick.Martin Gouldthorpe for The Snug.


    • Heidi Whitcher

      Heidi Whitcher

      Aug 6, 2018


    • Sam Reynolds

      Sam Reynolds

      Jul 25, 2018

      Yeah Mick! Send it!

    • Amy D

      Amy D

      Jul 24, 2018

      Go get em xxx

    • Julian Oliver

      Julian Oliver

      Jul 14, 2018

      A fantastic challenge for a great cause and an inspiration to others. Good luck with Dakar 2020 Mick!


    • Chris Collins

      Chris Collins

      Jul 12, 2018


    • Phil Edwards

      Phil Edwards

      Jul 10, 2018

      Mick Extance,The raw emotion evident you when you touched upon your illness during the Llangynog open-day in July coupled with the undoubted resilience you have and end goal makes me proud to help


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