Author Archives: nleaney

3 Days to go…

…and I’m pleased to be able to let you know that I have exceeded my sponsorship target! It’s a great feeling to know that I will be setting off on Friday morning with the wonderful support that you’ve all provided.   … Continue reading

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5 Days to go…

On Thursday evening I will be heading down to Chatham ready to take part in the Great Kent Cycle Ride which starts at 8am on Friday morning. The route has been finalised and I’m looking forward to a packed itinerary: … Continue reading

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Just a small bit of JOGLE

On Saturday afternoon I went to visit the Cycle 2 Recovery team at their campsite near Peterborough & helped plan the route through Cambridgeshire and down to Carver Barracks at Wimbish in Essex.  It was also an opportunity to agree … Continue reading

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Our Cycle 2 Recovery

Ahead of the Great Kent Bike Ride, it appears my friend Steve Craddock is getting in a little bit of extra training Steve is joining with Brian and Lee (whom you will remember from last year’s Cycle 4 Heroes) and … Continue reading

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The Great Kent Cycle Ride 2017

Another year, another bike ride! I’ve just signed up to take part in the Great Kent Cycle Ride. Taking place between 14th and 16th July, I’ll be cycling just over 200 miles from Chatham to Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks, Brands Hatch, … Continue reading

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Dawn Raid 2016 – IWM to IWM

Firstly, please let me apologise for the uncharacteristic delay in posting this report.  I’ve been somewhat tied up with getting to grips with a new job and haven’t had much time to sit down and compose my thoughts for the … Continue reading

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A Game of Two Halves

As I mentioned last week, Saturday 25th June was Armed Forces Day and as part of the Medway event, my friend Steve Craddock organised his second Cycle4Heroes sportive in aid of Help for Heroes. I took part in the inaugural … Continue reading

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