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Evie Ahern

Evie Ahern

My awesome cycle challenge!


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My story

[p]Hi, thanks for visiting my page.  I’m Evie, I’m 7 years old and I live in Bath.  I’ve been learning about the environment and the effect climate change is having on our planet.  It can be difficult to see those changes here, and to understand how it affects us.  But in some places climate change is having a real impact.  One of those places is the Arctic.[/p] [p][span=color: #33cccc;][b][i]Arctic sea ice reaches its minimum each September.[/i][i] [/i][i] [/i][i]According to NASA, September Arctic sea ice is now declining at a rate of 13.3% per decade. [/i][i] [/i][i]More ice is melting away during the summers and less new ice forming in the winters. [/i][i] [/i][i]The [/i][i]minimum[/i][i] sea ice extent, along with global temperatures, are[/i][i] [/i][i]two vital signs that NASA monitor to track the changes to our planet and the impact of climate change. [/i][i] [/i][i]While sea ice is declining, global temperatures are rising[/i][i];[/i][i] and our planet is changing.[/i][/b][/span][/p] [p]So, over the next two months I’ll be taking on the really big challenge of [b]cycling 133km (or a massive 89 times around my local bike track!) – that’s 10 km every for every percentage of sea ice decline – to highlight the critical rate of Arctic sea ice shrinkage[/b].  I hope my little legs will pedal hard and I can complete this by 28 November![b][/b][/p] [p]This year #GivingTuesday takes place on 28 November, it’s a worldwide day to encourage people to give back to good causes.  I am supporting a very cool charity called [b]Wicked Weather Watch (WWW)[/b] which inspires young people like me to care about climate change. [/p] [p]WWW uses the personal stories of Arctic explorers to talk to kids about climate change.  It helps us understand what’s happening in the Arctic and how that links up with life here in the UK, what small steps we can all take to help slow climate change down and work together for our planet.[/p] [p][b][span=color: #33cccc;]Please think about our future.[/span][/b][/p][p][b][/b][b]Support me to raise awareness of climate change and the fast rate of Arctic sea ice decline; and support WWW in helping children like me learn the skills we need to fight our generation’s biggest global challenge – climate change.[/b][/p] [p][b][span=color: #33cccc;]Thank you![/span][/b][/p] [p]#FundYourFuture[/p][p]#DoGoodStuff[/p] [p]#GiveSomethingBack[/p]

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Personal Challenge Date

28 Nov 2017


Nov 28, 2017


Love you Evie and feel very inspired by you. So proud!! Lots of big lion cuddles and good luck with the final laps. Silvia, Matt and Leo


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Nov 27, 2017

Geneva Bakers

Go Evie! Well done, keep on pedalling!


Nov 24, 2017


Go Evie!


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Nov 23, 2017


Go Evie! Such a brilliant thing you are doing. Keep peddling!!! Good luck and lots of love Ali, Karl, Jack and Ella xxx


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Nov 15, 2017


Evie, what an amazing thing to be doing - must be such hard work and you are a superstar doing all this cycling! Well done and good luck for the rest of it. We are all rooting for you! love Janie, Michel and Charlotte (and baby bump!) xxx


plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Nov 14, 2017


WOW - what a week - you did a fantastic job last week Evie, working so hard to get beyond the halfway point! We're so proud of you, and your determination with the challenge! Lots of Love, Mummy, Daddy Albert xxx


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Oct 12, 2017

Nina Charlie and Rhys


Sep 29, 2017

Michael and Bezza

So proud of you Evie. What a challenge!!! Love and hugs, Bampy and Granny xx


plus £6.25 Gift Aid

Sep 27, 2017

Hannah, Owen, Eli and Caleb

Well done Evie. This is going to be a real positive achievement you'll remember for the rest of your life. Good luck. X x


plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Sep 27, 2017

Scarlett Louis James and Becka

Ride like the wind cousin Evie! Such a brilliant thing you are doing Love, Scarlett, Louis, James Becka


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