Square to Square riders reach halfway point

By Ross Findon

Saturday, August 23, 2014


Square to Square riders reach halfway point

Isle of Wight Square to Square rider David Btler Trump.

A TEAM of Isle of Wight cyclists raising money for charity has reached the halfway point of an epic 1,400km ride.

The cyclists were due to arrive in Coulon, France last night (Friday), after seven days of cycling.
They are on track to reach their destination of Santander next week.

After lots of rain, team member David Butler-Trump said they had enjoyed some drier conditions in recent days.

Speaking to the Isle of Wight County Press, just outside of Niort, he said: "Everyone is doing ok, just a few aches and pains, but we are all in good spirits."

He added: "We have been getting some great support from back on the Island."

£ Find out how to donate. Money goes to Help for Heroes and the Isle of Wight Branch of Motor Neurone Disease.

More News

1 - 2 - 3 - 4


Log-in or register to comment on this story. See our House Rules here.

By ticking "Remember me" you agree to a cookie being stored on your computer - no personal data is shared.

Forgotten your password?

Any views or opinions presented in the comments above are solely those of the author and do not represent those of the Isle of Wight County Press.

Most Read

  1. Body found at East Cowes

    Sunday, November 29, 2015

  2. Yacht linked to man's death

    Monday, November 30, 2015

  3. Cross-Solent services hit by high winds

    Sunday, November 29, 2015

  4. Council may invest in solar energy scheme

    Sunday, November 29, 2015

  5. Man charged after shop assault

    Monday, November 30, 2015

View our Elgin Traffic & Travel Map
Travel News Sponsor