The Bridge for Heroes – 100-mile Cycling Challenge
- By Elaine Bird
- 06 November 2020
- King’s Lynn
On 22nd August 2020 Karl Perryman and Mark Howard, together with support riders from the South-East Hand-Cycle club completed a 100-mile cycling challenge around the roads of West-Norfolk, South Lincolnshire and North Cambridgeshire.
Karl, an RAF Veteran of 24-years rode un up-right bike and Mark, a Veteran of the Household Cavalry, rode a 3-wheel recumbent hand-cycle. Together they raised £667.10 for The Bridge for Heroes Charity. The Bridge for Heroes is a military charity that has been supporting serving and veteran Armed Forces personnel in the local area for the last 10 years.
On 5th November 2020, Karl & Mark were awarded The Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund 100-miles for 100-years Challenge medal, which was presented by Mike Taylor, the CEO of The Bridge for Heroes.
Medal Presentation 5th November 2020 (from left to right) Karl Perryman, Mike Taylor (CEO The Bridge for Heroes) & Mark Howard