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James's longest day up

Motorbike challenge to travel from Lands End to John O'Groats on the longest day of the year between sunrise and sunset. I've got a jigsaw challenge of a wierdit Honda with all kinds of wierdit bits!

Longest Day Up 2019
3 Apr 2019 - 3 Apr 2020

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James's longest day up

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James Serjeant

Total raised

£1,000.01

+ £181.25 Gift Aid

100 Complete
100% of £1,000.00 target

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Story

This is addictive. Not for the rush of riding, the challenge of sorting out a wreck so it makes the journey, or the beauty of riding though the length of the country. Not for the race, competition or glory.
Simply that we've raised over £100,000 for this cause, challenging and curing cancer that has afflicted and killed so many. Now everyone's chances of survival are much better thanks to the work done by Cancer Research, and the real race is to find better ways of treatment.
To this end I'm joining nearly thirty other idiots in riding from one end to the other of this country in one day on crap old bikes. It's a bloody tough challenge that tasks you mentally and physically. When you arrive you know you've worked damn hard to get the journey done, and that it will take some considerable time to recover. But that's worthwhile since the rewards in saving lives and increasing the quality of lives is priceless.
I'd genuinely appreciate any help you can offer, and I'll keep things posted here of how the bike preparations are going.
Massive thanks in advance, cheers, jamess

This motorcycle challenge takes places on the longest day of the year, 21 June 2019. Riders leave Lands End at sunrise and aim to reach John O'Groats by sunset following a designated route. Motorcycles must cost no more than £300 (not including the cost of insurance, MOT, tyres or brakes) and must have valid MOT certificate. Accommodation and on the road support will be provided. Places are limited.

Latest updates

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Martin Pitt

2019-07-16T22:34:51+00:00

£10.01

+£2.50 Gift Aid

There you go , your over the £1000 mark now . :)

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Matt Hitchborne

2019-07-12T07:20:05+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid

Sorry late to the party.

Well done and a small token of appreciation for the charity your supporting.

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Lexie Denny

2019-07-11T18:53:50+00:00

£44.00

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Basil

2019-06-26T18:40:17+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

Top hole savage, a minor token of respect from me via your mad feat for a worthy cause.

Hat doffed

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Rompy McPoot

2019-06-23T06:31:46+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

Doing it on a bloody Ducati means extra kudos!

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Gary Dyer

2019-06-22T19:20:15+00:00

£30.00

+£7.50 Gift Aid

Top work James, mightily impressed that you managed it on the 996, Gazza.

Total raised£1,000.01

Online£1,000.01

Offline£0.00

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Story

This is addictive. Not for the rush of riding, the challenge of sorting out a wreck so it makes the journey, or the beauty of riding though the length of the country. Not for the race, competition or glory.
Simply that we've raised over £100,000 for this cause, challenging and curing cancer that has afflicted and killed so many. Now everyone's chances of survival are much better thanks to the work done by Cancer Research, and the real race is to find better ways of treatment.
To this end I'm joining nearly thirty other idiots in riding from one end to the other of this country in one day on crap old bikes. It's a bloody tough challenge that tasks you mentally and physically. When you arrive you know you've worked damn hard to get the journey done, and that it will take some considerable time to recover. But that's worthwhile since the rewards in saving lives and increasing the quality of lives is priceless.
I'd genuinely appreciate any help you can offer, and I'll keep things posted here of how the bike preparations are going.
Massive thanks in advance, cheers, jamess

This motorcycle challenge takes places on the longest day of the year, 21 June 2019. Riders leave Lands End at sunrise and aim to reach John O'Groats by sunset following a designated route. Motorcycles must cost no more than £300 (not including the cost of insurance, MOT, tyres or brakes) and must have valid MOT certificate. Accommodation and on the road support will be provided. Places are limited.

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