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Wow. You’ve just cycled 19,000 miles!

Over 300 riders joined the Tour of the Meon Valley sportive this morning, made up of three routes across some of the most glorious countryside this country has to offer. The first riders to leave were released at 7.15 this morning, with the last group led out by Felix Barrow himself. Routes available were 25 miles, 50 miles, and 100 […]

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Felix competes at Chapel Tri event

As part of his determination to get as close to ‘normal’ as he can, Felix asked to compete in the recent Aquathlon event, run by his old club Chapel Tri. This event makes up the South Central Triathlon Series, which Felix won before his accident in October 2015. Dad Stuart shot this video of Felix competing in the […]

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Volunteers needed for event on 7th May

On Sunday 7th May, the Tour of the Meon Valley cycling sportive will see rather a lot of riders take on routes of 25 miles, 50 miles or 100 miles. To support this, we need volunteers to help at the start/finish in Wickham, and out on the route itself. Jobs available include: route marshalls registration helpers tea/coffee […]

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Fit For Felix recognised by Mayor of Winchester

The team behind the Fit For Felix campaign were recognised by the Mayor of Winchester at an Awards Ceremony in the Winchester Guildhall last night, designed to bring attention to the enormous contribution made by volunteers and local organisations. The breadth of experiences represented in the Guildhall ranged from those who have selflessly worked for charitable causes for over […]

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Felix back at the BBC

With Jon Flynn now 500 miles in to his incredible 2017 challenge, our friends at BBC Radio Solent wanted to share his story. Hardly a surprise, seeing as Jons objective is to raise £2,017 by running 2017 miles in 2017! So off he went to meet with Breakfast Show host Julian Clegg this morning, to discuss […]

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Calling all cyclists!

Last year, our first Tour of the Meon Valley sportive drew 350 riders to take on one of three glorious routes through Hampshires finest views. This years Tour is already filling up fast, so we urge any riders interested to sign up today, and choose the route they’d like to ride. The options are 25 miles, 50 miles, and 100 miles. […]

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We check in with Jon Flynn

You might recall our interview with Jon Flynn a few weeks ago. Jon set himself the challenge of running 2017 miles in 2017, whilst raising £2,017 for this campaign in the process. In order to achieve this impressive feat, Jon runs 6 miles every day, rain or shine. To help us appreciate what happens when you get dressed in the dark at […]