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Richard Wadsworth

We have cycled over 500 miles over 5 days around the north of Scotland to raise funds for charity.

Raising money for
Winning Scotland Foundation

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We are a group of 'not as fit as we ought to be' individuals who love outdoors and cycling and are passionate about helping young people achieve their personal best in life.

Event details

The Carbon Fivers Charity Cycle 2016

Richard Wadsworth, Mark Christie and Iain Harper from Carbon, along with Max Chassels, Ian Ord, Nigel Chapman, Alex Marshall, Hamish Low and Ally Gray have cycled around the North of Scotland for charity.
They have cycled 500 miles in five days – including the Bealach Na Ba, one of the hardest climbs in the UK - without the addition of the wind and the rain they endured!
We are raising money for Winning Scotland Foundation, which we think is a really important charity that, through sport, works to create a culture where all young people in Scotland have the opportunity to develop themselves and learn important life skills.
The charity's projects work across schools, communities and sport to help young people learn crucial skills and competencies such as resilience and self-belief and also help raise attainment and confidence.
All monies raised will be going direct to the charity, you can find out more about their work at

Event date

29-August-2016 07:00  - 
02-September-2016 17:00

Event type


Event is completed


Absolutely insane but fantastic effort Zander!
Donation by Cameron
on 27-09-2016
£2.50 gift aid
Well done!
Donation by Paula Higgleton
on 25-09-2016
£12.50 gift aid
Congratulations Hazel, Alison and colleagues!
Donation by JL
on 23-09-2016
£12.50 gift aid
Well done Ian and the carbon fivers
Donation by Nick dunn
on 17-09-2016
£12.50 gift aid
Looks like a great event, well done
Donation by Davis Larssen
on 16-09-2016
£12.50 gift aid
Well done Max - for the picture alone it was worth the money.
Donation by Duncan R
on 14-09-2016
£6.25 gift aid
Donation by Nick Ridley
on 14-09-2016
£2.50 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 13-09-2016
£12.50 gift aid
Well done Max and all the team. Great effort
Donation by Neil McGuinness
on 12-09-2016
£5.00 gift aid
Congrats on the 500 miles Max. I hear the Proclaimers are now changing the words to their song to be about cycling!
Donation by Jen Brown
on 12-09-2016
£2.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £17,289.00
Offline Donations: £13,933.50
Total Raised: £31,222.50
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £34,516.75

Donations closed

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