Category Archives: Cycle 4 Heroes

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

Posted in 2017, Cycle 4 Heroes, Help for Heroes, Kent, Our Cycle 2 Recovery, Ride to Recovery, Royal British Legion, TGKCR, The Great Kent Cycle Ride | Leave a comment

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

Posted in 2016, Armed Force Day, Cycle 4 Heroes, Help for Heroes, Kent, Willingham Wheels | 3 Comments

Cycle 4 Heroes 2016

You might remember that I took part in the inaugural Cycle 4 Heroes event in Kent last year?  My good friend Steve Craddock (who I have known since I started cycling for Help for Heroes) is organising another ride into … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Cycle 4 Heroes, Gillingham, Kent, Willingham Wheels | 1 Comment

Incredibly Determined / Plain Stupid *Delete as applicable!

I just had the most fantastic day on Saturday at Cycle4Heroes in Medway.  The weather was perfect, the organisation and logistics were some of the best I’ve seen from any Sportive organiser and the company was outstanding! I loaded the … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Cycle 4 Heroes, Gillingham, Kent, Royal Engineers Museum | 4 Comments

Getting close to £500… Thank you!

I’m really pleased to be able to share with you all that despite a relatively low fundraising requirement for my Help for Heroes rides on 20/21 June (Hero Ride East 100 Sportive) and 27th June (Cycle 4 Heroes), I’m well on … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Colchester, Cycle 4 Heroes, Hero Ride, Hero Ride 2015, HERORIDE2015, Kent, Windsor | Leave a comment

“Have we done our bit and can we go back to our lives?”

I subscribe to Bryn Parry’s blog and have seen a very relevant and timely post.  In it, Bryn discusses the recent ‘closure’ of the Afghanistan campaign and talks about the future… It’s well worth a read and sums up perfectly … Continue reading

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In for a penny…

Hard on the heels of my entry into 2015 Hero Ride, I’ve signed up for another ride. This one will be around the beautiful Kent countryside (although whether I’ll still be calling it beautiful come the end of the ride … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Cycle 4 Heroes, Gillingham, Kent, Royal Engineers Museum | 1 Comment