Rollits Lawyers in Coast to Coast Charity Bike Ride
Twelve lawyers from local law
firm Rollits will be pushing their pedal power to the limit to
raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support this weekend.
The bike ride, which is set to
take place on 26th and 27th September, will see the enthusiastic
cyclists peddle their way from Bowness on Solway to Tynemouth
riding along the Hadrian's Wall Cycleway. Part of the gruelling 101
mile route will take in the steepest built cycle path in
The team taking part is made
up of Chris Crystal, who organised the event, David Myers, David
Hextall, Neil Franklin, Tom Milner, Keith Benton, Ed Heppel, Julian
Wild, David White, Nasim Sharf and Sam East, with Mark Dixon
driving the support vehicle alongside the cyclists.
Chris Crystal said: "We are
all excited about doing this route and we intend to thoroughly
enjoy it. Whilst our colleagues back at the office will be enjoying
coffee and cakes as part of Macmillan's big coffee morning on
Friday, we will be pushing ourselves to reach our stop-over near
Haltwhistle on Friday night!
"We have received fantastic
support and encouragement from our colleagues, friends and family
and we hope to raise as much cash as we can for
The team have set up a web
page at http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/team/RollitsCTC
where members of the public
can log their support and help with the fund raising
Chris added: "Macmillan Cancer Support is a very worthwhile
charity so we hope people will really get behind us and support our
Posted on: 25/09/2014
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