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Kenny Smith

Kenny's 50 Day Cycle Around The UK

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]Hello and many thanks for visiting my fundraising page for what will be my biggest ever challenge![/p][p]50 days cycling over 2650 miles around the UK in aid of the Multiple Sclerosis Trust [/p][p]Starting in the centre of Chichester on 12th June 2019 I hope to raise 50 Grand from the challenge before finishing and getting back to Chichester on What would be my Sisters 50th birthday on July 31st[/p][p]From Chichester I will head West along the coast via Portsmouth, Southampton, Bournemouth, Exmouth to Lands End and from there up through Truro and Bude over the Severn Bridge and into Wales, where I will head to Mount Snowden, the first of the three National highest peaks in the UK I plan to climb on route leaving my bike at the foot of each mountain [/p][p]I will then head over the River Mersey through Liverpool and along to Blackpools Golden Mile and then onto the mountainous landscape of Scotland! [/p][p]Great landmarks, towns and cities on the way include Morecombe, Carlisle, Lake Windermere, Scaffle Pike, Glasgow, Ben Nevis, Loch Ness, John O Groats, Edinburgh and Aberdeen, then it’s back into England heading through Sunderland, Newcastle and York but one part I'm really looking forward to is riding into Letchworth, the home of the Multiple Sclerosis Trust where I’m sure it will be emotional [/p][p]From Letchworth the ride will then take me through London down towards Dover and then along the coast through Hastings and Brighton and back to Chichester, but not before riding through my Parents Home village of Boxgrove and a visit to Kathleen’s grave [/p][p]The roads will be tough and unpredictable and there will be many very steep hills to tackle but that adds to the excitement of the challenge! not forgetting this is the UK, the weather will be unpredictable too![/p][p]This will be without doubt the biggest challenge I've ever undertaken, physically, emotionally and mentally and will require months and months of training, preparation, organising and promoting [/p][p]I will be riding solo and unsupported and will be carrying everything I need for 50 days, any help, support, sponsorship would be gratefully received [/p][p]Please could I ask that you also share page [/p][p]Charity number 1088353[/p][p][br][/p][p][br][/p][p][br][/p][p][br][/p]
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Event

Personal Challenge Date

12 Jun 2019

Charity

Supporters

06-Dec-2018

Jackie

2 doves and 1 Robin. Thanks.

£15.50

05-Dec-2018

Beverley

Thank you for all your fundraising efforts. Looking forward to receiving my robin and snowman 😊

£16.00 plus £4.00 Gift Aid

05-Dec-2018

Julie and Andy

Good luck

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

03-Dec-2018

Anonymous

Looking forward to receiving my Robin with tea light! :) xx

£12.50 plus £3.13 Gift Aid

03-Dec-2018

Well wisher

All the best and good luck

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

02-Dec-2018

Kate Roberts

Merry Christmas Kenny and family! Xxx

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

30-Nov-2018

Debbie Worthington

Great idea and good luck with your fundraising!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

29-Nov-2018

Naomi

For our 7 robins - thank you! Looking forward to hearing all about it.

£42.00 plus £10.50 Gift Aid

29-Nov-2018

Catherine

Thank you

28-Nov-2018

Trevor

Instead of buying Christmas cards

£60.00 plus £15.00 Gift Aid