Category Archives: Help for Heroes

Signing off for 2017…

This year has been another memorable one and it just leaves me the chance to revisit the events I’ve had the good fortune to participate in during the last 12 months and provide a little insight into my plans for … Continue reading

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GGKCR17–The Movie!

SkyOps were following us around during the three days of the Goathams Great Kent Cycle Ride 2017 and have put together the following highlights from our challenge: I hope you enjoy it! Thanks for looking Nigel

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Following in the footsteps of The Few…

As I hinted in previous posts, today was an emotional ride. Everything went better than I could have hoped.  I’ll try to explain… We left Brands Hatch just after 8am and after the climbs of yesterday (which must have put … Continue reading

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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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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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