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Rhys Adams

Cocoon Flanders Cycling Team in Memory of Ryan Nykolyszyn

doing 75km at the Tour of Flanders for PAPYRUS Prevention of Young Suicide because in memory of Ryan Nykolyszyn

117 %
raised of £2,000 target
by 91 supporters
  • In memory of: Ryan Nykolyszyn
  • Event: Tour of Flanders 2013, 29 Mar 2013 to 01 Apr 2013

PAPYRUS Prevention of Young Suicide

We support young people at risk of suicide to stay safe and find hope in times of need

Charity Registration No. 1070896


DONATE BY TEXT: Text COCO69 followed by the amount to 70070 eg. COCO69 £5


Thanks for taking the time to visit our JustGiving page. The Cocoon Vehicles and Short Term Car Leasing team are raising money for PAPYRUS in memory of Ryan Nykolyszyn who took his life in October 2012.

The team comprises of the three Cocoon Directors: Myron Nykolyszyn, Rhys Adams and Paul Stone and our Accounts Administrator Andrea Fairman-Smith and her partner Simon Clarke.

We will be taking part in the 75km race of the Tour of Flanders in Belgium over Easter weekend to raise as much money as we can. We have already received help with our travel costs by some amazing sponsors as well as help from Chris Rider of Bike Pedlars of Retford.




Ryan was a fantastic son, brother and grandson. Ryan was big on sport, loved Golf, enjoyed football and followed baseball.


In fact you would always spot BBC sport on his PC when he thought we weren't looking.


Ryan's suicide was a massive shock to all of us at Cocoon Vehicles, and something none of us were expecting. We have all had experience with suicides attempts from family members in the past and this has been a massive shock to the system.


Even if you can only donate £1, it makes all the difference!


Papyrus is a charity that works with young people and help by providing counseling services and support to those who need it.


Donating through JustGiving is simple, fast and totally secure. Your details are safe with JustGiving – they’ll never sell them on or send unwanted emails. Once you donate, they’ll send your money directly to the charity and make sure Gift Aid is reclaimed on every eligible donation by a UK taxpayer. So it’s the most efficient way to donate - I raise more, whilst saving time and cutting costs for the charity.


So please dig deep and donate now.