Rossendale brothers 874 mile charity bike ride

Rossendale brothers 874 mile charity bike ride

We are proud to sponsor the JoGLE4Hospice 2015

Richie WattsRossendale man, Richie Watts has teamed up with his two brothers and four friends to complete the JoGLE4Hospice 2015 event in aid of Rossendale Hospice.

This event will see the team cycle 874 miles in just 7 days from John O’Groats to Lands’ End.  The three Watts brothers along with their friends are completing the challenge in memory of their father, Jim Watts who was a founder of Rossendale Hospice and continued to support them until he died in 2013.

This gruelling challenge will see the cyclists riding over 100 miles a day to reach their destination:

Day 1, 23/05/2015:  109 miles, John O’Groats to Invergordon

JoGLE MapDay 2, 24/05/2015:  126 miles, Invergordon to Bridge of Orchy

Day 3, 25/05/2015:  126 miles, Bridge of Orchy to Beattock

Day 4, 26/05/2015: 142 miles, Beattock to Standish

Day 5, 27/05/2015: 140 miles, Standish to Whitchurch

Day 6, 28/05/2015:  115 miles, Whitchurch to Crediton

Day 7, 29/05/2015: 116 miles, Crediton to Lands’ End

Our Managing Director, Carl adds ‘Local men, supporting their local hospice through a very demanding challenge deserves the sponsorship we have agreed to offer them.  We wish them the very best of luck.’

Rossendale Hospice provide free holistic and palliative care for people diagnosed with cancer and other degenerative diseases.  The continuation of this service relies on support and donations from events such as this. Visit for more information.

All donations can be made via the Just Giving page set up for this event –

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