The guy that I am undertaking the adventure with is called Andrew. Like me he has been training hard, however, we have not yet been out on a ride together. This worries our better halves. However, we will be spending 12 days cycling the length of Britain. I’m not sure what would be achieved, if anything, by riding together before hand. It’s a bit late to find out that we are cyclogically incompatible, so better to just go with the flow.
Andrew is undertaking the ride on behalf of the Army Benevolent Fund which provides support to soldiers, former soldiers and their families in time of need, identifying and investigating cases in real need and providing them with financial support. With the current level of operations this need is greater than ever. His website is
So if you would like to add some support to his cause, please has a look at his website.