Early next year (Easter bank holiday), a group of friends are taking part in a charity ride from John O’ Groats to Lands End (JOGLE) on mopeds/scooters, a distance of approximately 1000 miles! They are generously fundraising for Louie's S.M.I.L.E.S.
Here's some information taken from the "THE HELMETS CHARITY RIDE" Facebook group:
Well here it is the JOHN O'GROATS to LANDS END HELMETS louies-smiles charity rides first entry. Just a brief explanation.
A group of friends and I are riding from John O'Groats to Lands end on mopeds/scooters Easter bank holiday 2014 (16th to 20th of April). A 1000 miles, 4 days, 10 hours riding, 250 miles a day. The route I have chosen is the route selected from the 2 postcodes KW1 4YR, TR19 7AA on the AA route planner, avoiding motorways. This route at the end of day 3 (saturday the 19th of April) will take us through chitterne and warminster where we will stay overnight. There will be a coach supplied by REAL COACHES to take friends and family to meet us at Lands End and transport the riders home.
ALL PROCEEDS WILL GO TO louies- smiles.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO JOIN US OR CAN HELP IN ANYWAY PLEASE LET ME KNOW.
WE STILL NEED PUBLICITY,SPONSORS,DONATIONS, RIDERS, VANS, FUEL, FOOD, ACCOMMODATION.
I HAVE ONE BACK UP VAN DRIVER AT THE MOMENT, HOWEVER NEED ANOTHER ONE. THE DRIVER WILL NEED TO HELP LOAD ON THE 15TH OF APRIL AND BE WITH US ON THE RIDE CONTINUOUSLY AND THEN UNLOAD ON THE 21ST.