Martin Mansell

Yorkshire Beast fundraiser for Alzheimer's Society

Fundraising for Alzheimer's Society
£10,360
raised
by 58 supporters
Biking 450 miles in 2 or 4 days while ascending 29,000 feet, equivalent to scaling the height of Everest, 28 June 2024
Alzheimer's Society

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We provide help and hope to everyone living with dementia.

Story

Martin, Ben, and Andy are courageously pushing boundaries with this extreme challenge. The devastating effects of Alzheimer’s and Dementia on their families make this endeavour deeply personal, which is why they are undertaking the challenge with such determination.

🌟 Event Details:

📍 The Yorkshire Beast

🚴‍♂️ 450 miles cycling

🏔️ 29,000ft climbing – scaling the height of Everest

🚀 Group 1: 48hrs | 🌟 Group 2: 96hrs

🎉 Why take on 'THE BEAST'?

'THE BEAST' is more than a cycling event; it's an opportunity to create a meaningful change with a community of change-makers. Join us in pedalling towards making a positive impact on lives and contributing to the progress of dementia and Alzheimer's research.

Our Mission:

🚲 Empower communities

🌱 Support sustainable initiatives

🧠 Fund crucial Dementia and Alzheimer's research

Get Involved:

Whether you're a seasoned cyclist or a casual rider, there's a place for you in 'THE BEAST' community. Unleash your passion for cycling while contributing to a cause that matters.

📆 Save the Date: 28th June - 1st July

Mark your calendars and be part of something extraordinary. Together, let's turn every pedal stroke into a step towards positive change!

We are raising money for Alzheimer's Society because of the profound impact that dementia has on individuals, families, and communities. Dementia not only affects the cognitive functions of those diagnosed but also places a significant emotional burden on their loved ones. By extending support, we hope to enhance the quality of life for individuals living with dementia, providing them with a better understanding of their condition and the necessary assistance to navigate daily challenges.

Supporting this cause is essential for fostering research and initiatives to find effective treatments, preventive measures, and ultimately a cure for dementia. As the global population ages, the prevalence of dementia is on the rise, making it increasingly urgent to invest in resources that can alleviate the societal and economic impact of this condition. Through support, we enable organisations like Alzheimer's Society to advance research, raise awareness, and advocate for policies that improve the lives of those affected by dementia and work towards a future where the devastating effects of this condition are minimised or eliminated.

About the charity

Alzheimer's Society

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At Alzheimer’s Society we’re working towards a world where dementia no longer devastates lives. We do this by giving help to those living with dementia today, and providing hope for the future by campaigning to make dementia the priority it should be and funding groundbreaking research.

Donation summary

Total raised
£10,359.05
+ £1,276.75 Gift Aid
Online donations
£10,359.05
Offline donations
£0.00

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