Great North Bike Ride This year’s Great North Bike Ride took place on 26 August from Seahouses to Tynemouth. It’s been going since 2000 and supports the Chris Lucas Trust, a charity set up in memory of Chris Lucas, a teenager from Wallsend who died from rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare form of cancer. All monies raised goes towards… Read more »
A crew of five of us from Bike Co-op head office in outer Edinburgh, were up before dawn on Sunday to make our way to Seahouses for the start of Northumberland’s biggest charity ride – the 57 mile GNBR (Great North Bike Ride). We were soon in the good company of 2,000+ more riders, including our customer Ali who had come all the way from Buckie to do the ride with us in aid of the Chris Lucas Trust to raise funds towards a cure for childhood cancers.
Here’s a sneak preview of the genuine cycling jersey given to every rider who completes the Great North Bike Ride on Sunday 24 August 2014