London to Paris bike ride
Anton Bree of Ross & Co has completed a 3 day bike ride from London to Paris and has survived intact although his bike did not!
At 10.00am on Friday 19th August Anton and thirteen friends plus support crew set off from Trafalgar Square, using mainly cycle routes out of London. Travelling via Crawley and Lewes to Newhaven (approx 75 miles) they caught the 11pm ferry to Dieppe, arriving at 5am.
An early start on Saturday took them from Dieppe to Gisors, a journey of approx 76 miles. Then Sunday Gisors to the centre of Paris (approx 80 miles).
Raising money for Cancer Research, Cystic Fibrosis and St Wilfrid’s Hospice, the team managed to break two bikes, had 11 punctures and broke two chains, but only a couple of minor accidents with no injuries.
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