Terry is fundraising

Richard and Terry Prudential 100 for Merton Sports and Social Club for the Blind

£1815.00 + £325.00 Gift Aid = £2140.00
Donated to Terry’s £750.00 Goal
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Terry’s story

On Sunday, 29th July, Richard and I will join tens of thousands of cyclists to take on the 2018 Prudential Ride London-Surrey 100. The course, made famous in the 2012 Olympic road race, consists of 100 miles of traffic-free roads through London and Surrey. 

We will be cycling the hundred mile course to raise money for MSSC. We will be riding our own custom made tandem, but the first bike we ever rode together was a Dawes Super Galaxy, part of a fleet of tandems owned by MSSC. The money raised will go towards refurbishing, updating and maintaining the club's tandems, so that blind and partially sighted stokers, with their sighted pilots, can continue to experience the joy of cycling.

 


All funds raised will be passed to the charity irrespective of whether my target is reached, not reached or exceeded.


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Merton Sports and Social Club for the Blind


Merton Sports and Social Club for the Blind (MSSC), is an integrated sports and social club for both visually impaired and sighted members of all ages and abilities. It is based In Colliers Wood and welcomes members from surrounding boroughs.


MSSC fund raises to help meet the cost of maintaining its tandems, so visually impaired members can enjoy all that cycling has to offer. Additionally costs include: 3rd party insurance, hall hire for weekly socials and exclusive weekly swimming pool hire. This is to enable blind members to swim freely without having to worry about inadvertently swimming into members of the general public. MSSC also has a vibrant walking group, a bowling section and is always looking to expand into other activities according to its members wishes.

Registered Charity Number: 283843.

Find out more about Merton Sports and Social Club for the Blind

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