Category Archives: Hero Ride 2015

I’m Gonna Have To Get A Bigger Wall!

Today I received a letter of thanks from the team at Help for Heroes with a certificate marking my participation in Hero Ride 2015  The 7th such certificate I have received, all serving to remind me of the incredibly special … Continue reading

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What a night (and day)!

Another 100+ miles under my belt for Help for Heroes and an opportunity to meet up and spend a little time with my ‘extended family’! Wendy, Emma and I set off for Chavasse House arriving at 10.30pm for registration. There … Continue reading

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Thank you so much!

I’ve just seen that my sponsorship total has gone through the £500 milestone. I’m so pleased to have raised so much this time and think it brings me to a total of nearly £10,000 since I started my rides in … Continue reading

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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

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“Why did you signup for the Hero Ride again this year Nigel?”

I always intended to write a short article today as the Big Battlefield Bike Ride 2015 sets off from Paris to Windsor via the Normandy beaches.  It’s the reverse of the route that I undertook on my very first ride … Continue reading

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Hero Sunday – 21st June 2015

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A month to go and the route is revealed…

Click on the map below for more detail Looks like some lumps and bumps until we reach Waltham Cross then pretty much all downhill after then (not quite sure what they’ve found for us to climb right at the end … Continue reading

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