Mack's Challenge

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On Sunday July 7th, Derwen College student Mackenzie Beeson along with fellow students, Ben Aston; Dan Fitzroy-Ezzy; Adam Ffoulkes-Fenner; Jamie Bullock; Jacob Mitchell; Joseph Glaze; Joe Simpson and George Raffle successfully cycled 14 miles around Lake Vyrnwy in Mid Wales. 

Mack's Challenge to bike around Lake Vyrnwy

Mack, who completed the challenge on his adapted bike was not the only one using adapted bikes. Student Joe Simpson and Derwen College Sports Coordinator, Steve Evans also used used adapted bikes. 

Mackenzie, from Aberdyfi in Gwynedd, has speech and language difficulties and learning difficulties, but has never allowed his disabilities to hinder his ambitions. He has a love of cycling on his specially adapted bike, and a determination to prove that anything is possible.

Please support Mack and his friends and help them raise funds for Derwen College!

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Total donations: £1,015.00

Ann Glaze


£50.00 (+ £12.50 giftaid)

Well done to all who took part. Looking forward to the next one!

Katie Hayward


£100.00 (+ £25.00 giftaid)

The Mitchells


£100.00 (+ £25.00 giftaid)

Nanna, Granny, Emily, Ben and Frankie, all say well done to Jacob for cycling with Mack. And a huge well done to Mack for taking on this challenge.

Stephanie Fenner


£20.00 (+ £5.00 giftaid)

Well done to Mack and all the other students and staff from Derwen College



£5.00 (+ £1.25 giftaid)

Good luck

Jan preston


£20.00 (+ £5.00 giftaid)

Good luck Mackenzie, we will be there cheering you on! Jan, Adam, Ella and Anna xxxx



£20.00 (+ £5.00 giftaid)

Good luck and well done - it’s my birthday on Sunday so I will raise a glass or two to you . T Shaw



£100.00 (+ £25.00 giftaid)

Good luck Jamie! Hope it goes well.

Susie - Jamies Mum


£50.00 (+ £12.50 giftaid)

It's a wonderful thing that you are doing - raising money to help others. Well done! We are very proud of you. Go for it boys!



£10.00 (+ £2.50 giftaid)