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Weirs Wheels 1300's fundraising page

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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, a big thanks for visiting our page. [/p][p]On June 21st we have we have over 20 of the Weir Archer Academy athletes attempting a Guinness Book of Records World record attempt by pushing 250 miles in their racing chairs between them .[/p][p]At the same time we have 7 cyclists riding 150 miles each , a total of 1,050 miles  from Kingston to the South Coast and back again. The cyclists are part of the WAA support team , friends andf family. Collectively we aim to complete 1,300 miles between the WAA Squad and the cyclists  in one day ! [/p][p]The Weir Archer Academy formed in 2013 by David Weir and Jenny Archer and has grown from a handful of local atheltes to  now the largest Wheelchair Racing club in the UK . The objective of the Academy is to give sporting opportunities at all levels to the next generation of disabled people.[/p][p]For health , self development & confidence , social inclusion and for some , the ultimate in sporting success on a global stage.[/p][p]We are looking for people to sponsor all the cyclists and the WAA atheltes as a combined team for either one,two or three miles.Bronze sponsorship is one mile and  £10 or silver is two miles and £ 20 or Gold is three miles and £ 30.[/p][p]Our fundraising goal will help us get more equipment to help us with new members wanting to get into the sport.We also desperately need a large and secure storage unit at the track to help with maintenance and storage plus provide an indoor training facility for the winter. We also need to pay for some more coaching courses as the number of athletes grows the need for more coaches increases. Everyone involved at the Academy are volunteers ensuring every penny raised goes to this great cause.[/p]

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Personal Challenge Date

21 Jun 2017


Aug 14, 2017


Jul 24, 2017


Kind donations from the Thiels's, Frank B and Frosty!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jul 16, 2017

Family and Friends of Joe T-L

Well done Joe T-L and all the guys totally amazing what you've all achieved .. and on the hittest days of the year.. looking forward to seeing uour name in the world record book

£555.00 plus £138.75 Gift Aid

Jul 14, 2017


Hello, sorry this is late and well done to everyone. XX Claire Wake

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Jul 14, 2017

Neil Paulette G

Wishing Joe, Tania, Olivia and everyone else you all the best!!!

£80.00 plus £20.00 Gift Aid

Jul 13, 2017

Bella James Eloise and Molly Bloomer

Awesome job, Sam W. and team. What an amazing accomplishment!

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Jul 6, 2017

Weir Archer Family and Friends

Well done Weir Archer Team - from Morgan Woods family and friends, John Boy Smiths family and friends Sid Dury and friends in Richmond Park - Ann, Debbie and others.

£325.00 plus £81.25 Gift Aid

Jul 5, 2017


From the Thiele's and Mann seniors, much appreciated!

£45.00 plus £11.25 Gift Aid

Jul 4, 2017

Alex and Ruth

Well done to you all on an amazing achievement. And thank you to Stuart Morgan for raising our awareness of the Academy and what it does.

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jun 30, 2017

Kathy nichols

Excellent achievement! Well done Natasha and the team

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Joe Gallagher

Joe Gallagher