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Paul's Cycle 300 Fundraising Page

Cycle 300
September 2020

Paul's Cycle 300 Fundraising Page

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Paul Glass

Total raised

£2,326.70

+ £470.00 Gift Aid

155 Complete
155% of £1,500.00 target
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I'm cycling 300 miles this September for Cancer Research UK, 2 x Coast to Coast, 11th-18th September.

In memory of

my family and friends, and all those who have lost their lives to cancer

Thank you for visiting my Cancer Research UK Cycle 300 page.
It’s been an awful time during this COVID situation but one positive for me is that back in March I bought a bike and have regularly cycled to do some much-needed exercise and thoroughly enjoyed doing so. It’s done me the world of good losing a lot of unnecessary weight and I feel so much better for it.

At the age of nearly 62 I have decided to take part in this Charity Cycle Challenge on behalf of Cancer Research UK in honour of the many family and friends who have suffered from cancer and all funds I raise will go towards supporting the fight against this awful disease. During one week in September 2020, my goal is to cycle a 300 miles round trip, Sea to Sea (C2C) from Whitley Bay on the East coast of the UK to Workington on the West Coast of the UK, including a slight detour into Dumfries, Scotland then returning back to Whitley Bay via the Lake District & North Pennines. I will be pedalling harder than ever because I want to raise money for life-saving research and help bring forward the day when all cancers are cured.

Every penny makes a huge difference to vital cancer research so please show your support with a donation to my page. It will be very much appreciated by me and the charity.
If you wish to see how the cycling and runs progress please visit my Facebook page which I plan to keep updated
Thank you for taking the time to read this post and a sincere thank you If you have donated.🙏
Cheers

Paul 👍🙂🚲

Please note, important:- If you are kind enough to donate and are a UK taxpayer please complete the ‘Gift Aid’ section on the donation page.
By doing so your donation will be gifted a further 25% extra from the Government recovered from the tax that you pay.

If you wish to see more detail and photos from my rides, please
visit my Facebook /Strava pages.

https://www.facebook.com/paul.glass.771
https://www.strava.com/athletes/54696203

Latest updates

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Paul Glass (Strava activity)

2020-10-04T08:29:53+00:00

Blaydon- Wylam-Ovingham-Loop (River Tyne after heavy rain)

ActivityDistanceTime
Strava activityRide24.17km93.98m
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Paul Glass (Strava activity)

2020-10-03T08:41:53+00:00

Blaydon-Quayside-Millenium Bridge-Newburn-Wylam-Crawcrook-Ryton-Blaydon

ActivityDistanceTime
Strava activityRide37.12km124.62m
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Paul Glass (Strava activity)

2020-10-02T09:19:50+00:00

Blaydon-Throckley-Heddon on the Wall-Horsley-Ovingham-Wylam-Blaydon

ActivityDistanceTime
Strava activityRide25.78km101.25m
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Paul Glass (Strava activity)

2020-10-01T10:09:18+00:00

Favourite 15 miler, Blaydon, Newburn Bridge, Quayside, Millennium Bridge, Blaydon Loop

ActivityDistanceTime
Strava activityRide25.83km91.27m
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Larry Cardozo

2020-09-30T19:07:37+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid

Great achievement Paul .... love your dedication to the cause.

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Paul Glass

2020-09-30T15:40:22+00:00

The September 300 mile cycle challenge in aid of Cancer Research UK comes to an end today and I’m very happy and proud to announce that my cycle challenge has raised the fantastic sum of over £2770 including Gift Aid.
My sincere thanks to all those who kindly donated and for the kind messages received during and after my ride.
It was very much appreciated and made all the effort worthwhile.
Thank you again for being part of a fantastic week for me🙏🙌😊.
Cheers Paul👍😉🚴‍♂️

Any further donations can be accepted up until 14th October 2020 when the ‘Giving Page’ will close.
https://fundraise.cancerresearchuk.org/page/paulglass-cycle-300-coasttocoast-fundraising-page

If you wish to view some photos/video clips from my ride they are available via this link:-

https://paulglassphotography.com

Total raised£2,326.70

Online£2,286.70

Offline£0.00

Facebook donations£40.00

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