Weʼve raised £1,850 to Assist Eileen, an amateur cyclist, in her pursuit to the Commonwealth Games 2018. Eileen has been selected to represent Northern Ireland.
- Funded on Monday, 14th May 2018
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I am an amateur cyclist who has been picked to represent Norther Ireland at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. To this point I have worked full time has an Occupational Therapist and training in my spare time. In order to prepare to the best of my potential for the games, as well as being on equal playing field with the majority of other riders in my chosen events, I have made the decision to take a period of nearly 3 months unpaid leave from my job. I am currently being assisted to raise money to fund this venture by family, friends and my local cycling club. Money raised will assist me with training needs and racing needs (including nutrition, recovery, equipment, equipment set up and maintainance), as well as general main as I have went on leave to fully concentrate on doing my best I will also use any funding raised to help towards my daily living during the competition. I appreciate any support. And I would like to say a massive thank you to anyone that has in the past supported me with encouragement on posts on my social media page And in person.
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Mar 21, 2018
Best of luck
Mar 21, 2018
Hi EileenSome more donations from myself and your colleagues in BHCCPhilip.
Mar 18, 2018
Good luck, we’re rooting for you 👍
Mar 7, 2018
Best of luck for the rest of your journey to the Commonwealth Games..love following your stories! An inspirational lady to all us female bikers! 🚴♀️❤🚴♀️
Feb 27, 2018
Desi & Anne
Feb 24, 2018
Feb 20, 2018
Will be cheering you from Sydney Eileen! You're a superstar already!
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