20 March 2011

Ride Across Britain

Posted in Business

John O’Groats to Land’s End, by bike, in 9 days!

On 11th June 2011, Celaton's Commercial Director, Philip Clark, will line up on the start-line in John O'Groats for an epic cycle journey down the length of the country.

lincoln-GP-199x300Riding on the Deloitte Ride Across Britain, the 650-rider peleton will cover just under 1,000 miles before arriving in Land's End nine days later on Sunday 19th June.

Phil has always been a keen cyclist and you can read all about his training and preparation for the event on his web-site, 9 Days in June. He will also update the blog daily during the ride. Phil hopes to raise £5,000 for the charity Help for Heroes and you can donate using the following link.

In addition to several thousand lonely kilometers training on his own, Phil plans to complete a number of 100-mile sportive rides in preparation for the event including the Cheshire Cat, the Warwick 100, the Lincoln GP and the Midland Monster.