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Fundraising for Breast Cancer Care

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  • Event: a Charity Challenge organised by Discover Adventure, 31 Dec 2012

Breast Cancer Care

We offer care, support and information to anyone affected by breast cancer

Charity Registration No. in England and Wales 1160558, Scotland SC045584

Story

June  18th

well after a fantastic week managed to complete ride from london to paris, made many new friends along the way enjoyed the company and team work. No aches or pains to report my training on the bristol hills provided great endurance for the rollng hills of Kent and 2nd Day ride in to Arras.

I will continue to raise funds for the rest of the summer so still hoping to hit the 4k target

June 9th

Training now done hope i have done enough? could do with a let up with the weather but no control over that. 

Carb loading now for the next few days before we leave for london on tuesday. Thank you everyone for your support i will complete the ride and enjoy the whole experience.

I will be tweeting photos and info along the way which will appear on delmonico restaurant facebook page.

June 4th

day fundraising at home with wonderfull cakes made by the girls

had a early session on the bike 7am start will have to get used to early starts for the bike ride

added a couple of pictures of the fantastic night at delmonico on monday 28th we made 1k for the charity

may 29th

massive boast after the success of the dinner at delmonico last night massive thanks to all who helped they include dan, meg sophia and liz increased fund by £1000.

Clycling going well riding 5 days a week think!! i am ready enjoying the sunshine now cant wait for june13th and maybe june 17th happy days

may 17th

 

good rides sunday monday tuesday and wednesday this week hope knee problem is now behind me. Will up the miles again next week and then all training should be done.

Dinner at delmonico on May 28th 30 persons confrimed looking forward to a successful night for both food and fund raising all cooked by the cycling chef

Update May 14th

good news back on the back sunday night 20 plus miles no reaction with the knee just a little soreness

monday morning good comment got a soaking again but knee ok happy days

update 10th may

 minor set back knee ligament strain having treatment so week of the bike last physio session today (thurs) back on the bike tomorrow need to increase miles next week. Will be upping the mileage everyday from monday!!!!!!

hopefully all the sweat and chaffing will be worth it!!!!!!

Thanks for taking the time to visit my JustGiving page.

I am cycling from London to Paris  in June 2012 for Breast Cancer Care.

Some of you may know my wife Liz was diagnosed with breast cancer following a routine mammogram in December 2010.

2011 was a tough year where Liz had to undergo chemotherapy and surgery. She is still receiving treatment but is now on the mend.

Other women are not so lucky.

 I wanted to help in some small way and decided to take on the challenge and with the wind behind me and a good physio should arrive in Paris on Fathers Day! (june 17th)

Please dig deep in these difficult times any amount is welcome and your donations will go to help in the fight against brest cancer.

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. 

Many Thanks

Nick

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