Cycle Slam 2010: OF&D raises £6,500

Well we did it!  Our first big event and why we started OF&D: in conjunction with Sport Relief, we cycled 640km (a bit more that the advertised 550km) from Rosslare to Edinburgh.

MATT HAMPSON TRUST DINNER

We had the pleasure of handing over £1,000 on behalf of Guernsey Rugby Club as well as contributing £300 from Only Fools and Donkeys.

Cycle Slam 2010: Day 8 – Lanark to Edinburgh

The final day and we can’t believe it’s nearly over or that we’ve survived the cycling. As expected it’s back up that hill, before starting the 40km climb up towards Edinburgh and enjoying the 15km roll down hill into the…

Cycle Slam 2010: Day 6 – Stranraer to Dumfries

107km into Dumfries from Stranraer. Bondy was keen for an early start, but Pierre was faffing as usual so only got out a couple of minutes ahead of schedule.  If Mike had (bigger) tits Pierre would have been there at 6am….

Cycle Slam 2010: Day 4 – Dundaulk to Belfast

Shocker at dinner last night where it was announced that instead of riding 87km today (the Google distance on the motorway between Dundaulk and Belfast) we were told we had to do the 133km round the coast road. Big fine for…

Cycle Slam 2010: Day 3 – Dublin to Dundaulk

Great call from the organisers to put back the start to 10.30!! Not surprisingly the ride out of Dublin towards Dundaulk started at a very sedate pace with minimal banter. The weather and scenery were fantastic and after the first 10 miles…