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7300m of climbing over 3 days for FoodCycle

1 team member

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

[p]Hi there, thanks for visiting my fundraising page.[/p][p]Every year, I do some crazy event raising money for charity.  This year, I am undertaking the grueling [b][url=http://troisetapes.org/]Trois Etapes Pro Am Race[/url].[/b][/p][p]With 3 stages in the Pyrenean mountains, this will be the longest and hardest thing I have ever done in cycling.  I've been training all year, but don't think anything is going to prepare me for racing up these mountains over three days. I look forward to it with both excitement and fear![/p][p]Unique in the 'charity ride' calendar, The Trois Etapes is the only challenge where a team of 8 race together for the finish, and top places are tracked by how the whole team does and not just individual by individual.[/p][p]And why am I doing all this?[/p][p]To support [b][url=http://www.foodcycle.org.uk]FoodCycle[/url].  [/b][/p][p]There are more than half a million people living in food poverty in the UK. At the same time an estimated 400, 000 tonnes of surplus food is thrown away by food retailers every year. [/p][p]FoodCycle builds communities by combining volunteers, surplus food, and spare kitchen spaces to create nutritious meals for people at risk of food poverty and social isolation. [/p][p]Now in 18 communities, their network of over 1,300 FoodCycle volunteers is coolest most amazing grassroots community approach to tackle food poverty, food waste and social isolation in the local community.[/p][p]You probably also know that I had the honor of starting up FoodCycle all those years ago in 2008.  As the[b] FoodCycle Ambassador and the captain of the Trois Etapes team[/b], I'm extremely excited for this opportunity to highlight the work we do and to raise valuable funds for FoodCycle.[/p][p]I can also say now that all of the money raised will go towards our work, and not to my own salary when I was working there! :)[/p][p]Your support would be greatly appreciated, and to make your donation go further, I will donate an extra 20% for extra pound raised.  Which means that for every £1 you donate, if you are an UK taxpayer, £1.5 is actually donated to the charity![/p][p]Please donate what you can and thanks in advance![/p][p]Kelvin[/p]

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Personal Challenge Date

11 Aug 2014



Aug 12, 2014


Congrats! Way to go!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Aug 8, 2014

Katherine Murray

Good luck to you all, hope you - is enjoy the right word?!? ;-)

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Aug 7, 2014




Aug 7, 2014

Kathi Hall

Good luck, Kelvin! Miss you in the spin room!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Aug 5, 2014


Good luck! See you next week for a well-deserved post-race drink.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Aug 4, 2014

sally & nick

good luck!


Jul 31, 2014


go get some coffee!


Jul 1, 2014


Good luck to you, Ryan, and the whole team!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jun 27, 2014

Alex and Ben

Woot Woot!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jun 9, 2014

Alex & Kate

Go Kelvin. Sounds amazing.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

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