Due to taking a few ‘scenic’ routes 80miles turned into 100miles.
We started the journey from the University of Glamorgan, in South Wales where we attended. The team consisted on Amy ‘Pyrex’ Young, Kat ‘Narna’ Williams, Adam ‘Yeti’ Carlisle, James ‘Jamsey’ Aldred and James ‘Trigger’ Padden,.
Our path took us from…
Outside our University: To where I studied Chiropractic:
Past where I used to swim train whilst at uni, at Pontypridd Swimming Club in Hawthorn:
Over to Caerphilly Castle:
Using various techniques along the way, as Amy shows here:
Through new unknown places:
Down through Newport and past the transporter bridge:
We were following the Cycle Route 4:
Over the M4 toll into Wales:
Across the Severn Bridge:
Finally into England:
Needing a rest we stayed the night at half way, with only 30miles to do on day 2, or so we thought! Here is Amy checking on Kat!
We stayed at The Old Piggery, in Aust. We would like to say a huge thanks for looking after us at such short notice.
I had to tape up for day 2 as the knees were being an issue; my Kinesio Taping helped a lot.
We climbed some big hills along the way!
This was a nice site!
We had worked hard,
But to see this was worth it…!
I managed a top speed of…
This was at Leanne’s old watering hole, the Black Bear in Tewksbury where a great reception was waiting to greet us. Thanks for all of those that turned up, it nice to see as we arrived.
Yeti, Narna, Pyrex, Jamsey and Trigger. We raised a fantastic £1100 for the Cardiac Risk in the Young.