HMT 6(66) Beast Of A Ride

Welcome to the team page for Heavy Metal Truants 666- The Beast of A Ride! Cycling 168 miles from London Alexandra Palace to Download Festival at Donnington in just 3 days.

The Heavy Metal Truants is the only charity cycle ride of its kind, and it represents the spirit of the metal community. We are artists, agents, managers, labels, industry and fans united by a love of heavy metal and a desire to raise money for kids who need it most, in the name of Nordoff Robbins, Childline, and Teenage Cancer Trust.
Please donate generously to any of our team riders below, or to the general Mr H.M Truant page.

For more info please go to www.heavymetaltruants.com

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  • Andy Hunns

    Andy Hunns

    Thanks for visiting my page. This is the 6th time I have done this difficult but incredibly rewarding ride. Why do I do it? Simple, to raiseRead more

    £1,430
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    £1,718 with
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    47 donations
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    of £2,500 target
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    £122.50 with
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    3 donations
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    £6.25 with
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    1 donation
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    £1,140
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    £1,294 with
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    18 donations
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  • Dominic Brennan

    Dominic Brennan

    I attempted this ride 2 years ago and ended on the tarmac so feel the need to test myself by riding again the 150 miles from London to DonniRead more

    £50.00
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    £62.50 with
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    1 donation
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    of £1,500 target
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  • Emma Donoghue

    Emma Donoghue

    This is my second year and being honest, half way through last years ride, swore I would never do it again! I crossed the finish line, got tRead more

    £1,820
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    £2,034 with
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    30 donations
    91% 91%

    of £2,000 target
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  • Gareth Price-Baghurst

    Gareth Price-Baghurst

    My name is Gareth Price-Baghurst, I’m a touring actor musician and I’m doing this because it is a fantastic challenge for fantastic charitieRead more

    £50.00
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    £62.50 with
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    3 donations
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    of £1,450 target
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  • Gizz Butt

    Gizz Butt

    I'm Gizz Butt, guitarist and songwriter, occasional singer! Playing in Pyogenesis, The Dizzy Miss Lizzys and about to record a new Janus StaRead more

    £1,663
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    £1,908 with
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    52 donations
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    of £1,350 target
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  • Helen Whittaker

    Helen Whittaker

    A beast of a ride.... That’s going to mean I’ll be working as hard as humanly possible to raise as many funds as I can in exchange for asRead more

    £1,678
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    £1,756 with
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    16 donations
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    of £1,500 target
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  • Jack Davey

    Jack Davey

    After several years of listening to the other HMCC riders herald the Truants rides, I have finally joined up. As much as I love riding bikesRead more

    £312.50
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    £390.63 with
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    8 donations
    23% 23%

    of £1,350 target
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  • James Williams

    James Williams

    After watching the Truants come over the finish line for the last 3 years it was definitely my turn to take part. Cycling from Alexandra PalRead more

    £870.00
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    £973.08 with
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    30 donations
    64% 64%

    of £1,350 target
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  • James Hursthouse

    James Hursthouse

    For the fourth consecutive year, I am once again donning helmet and spandex to ride with the Heavy Metal Truants in aid of vulnerable kids.Read more

    £1,162
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    £1,227 with
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    22 donations
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    of £2,666 target
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  • James Carey

    James Carey

    This is my first charity bike ride - 186 miles is a little further than my usual journey to the station and back, so needless to say I'm vagRead more

    £50.00
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    £62.50 with
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    1 donation
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    of £1,350 target
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  • Jason Mendonca

    Jason Mendonca

    Once more I am to embark on the epic journey to Castle Donington with a merry band of Heavy Metal Truants! This fantastic endeavour raises fRead more

    £144.00
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    £180.00 with
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    7 donations
    14% 14%

    of £1,000 target
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  • Jerry Ewing

    Jerry Ewing

    Thanks for taking the time to visit my Heavy Metal Truants page. This is the fifth time I'll be heading off from Alexandra Palace on a freshRead more

    £1,071
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    £1,281 with
    Gift Aid
    34 donations
    82% 82%

    of £1,300 target
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  • Keith Barton

    Keith Barton

    Hello, I'm extremely proud to be selected as a member of the Heavy Metal Truants 6(66) team. On the 6th June 2018 I'm going to be cycling 18Read more

    £30.00
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  • Mark Thomas

    Mark Thomas

    I have the honour of being invited by my good friend the Dark Lord, Alexander Milas and Rod Smallwood (legendary manager of the mighty IronRead more

    £910.75
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    £1,133 with
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    18 donations
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    of £1,666 target
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  • Matthew Taylor

    Matthew Taylor

    Im Matt Taylor, a space scientist who was involved in a mission that spent some time around a comet and sometimes likes to listen to music oRead more

    £2,940
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    £3,064 with
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    97 donations
    147% 147%

    of £2,000 target
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  • Monika Wlodarska

    Monika Wlodarska

    And here we go again... Last year was my debut within the ranks of Heavy Metal Truants and I survived! Who would have thought? This year I pRead more

    £225.00
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    £275.00 with
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    6 donations
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    of £1,600 target
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  • Niall Scott

    Niall Scott

    Hi! By day I am a philosopher, metal studies scholar, a Reader in Philosophy and Popular Culture at the University of Central Lancashire inRead more

    £721.66
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    £815.41 with
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    34 donations
    48% 48%

    of £1,500 target
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  • Nick Azinas

    Nick Azinas

    I'm a 2 times veteran Heavy Metal Truant, having previously cycled in 2015 and 2017. The ride has been one of the best experiences of the yeRead more

    £535.00
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    £592.50 with
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    23 donations
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  • Paul Hope

    Paul Hope

    Again for 2018, I'm taking part in a 164-mile cycle ride from London to Castle Donington on 6th June with my Heavy Metal Truants comrades -Read more

    £235.00
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    £278.75 with
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    8 donations
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  • Petrus du Plessis

    Petrus du Plessis

    Firstly I cant ride a bike very well, secondly Im heavy so my backside will hurt and lastly Its for a great cause!!

    £323.50
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    £396.50 with
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    21 donations
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    £380.00
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    £470.00 with
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    15 donations
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  • Richard Orr

    Richard Orr

    Thanks for taking the time to visit my sponsorship page. This year will be my 4th annual ride with the Heavy Metal Truants on their 180Read more

    £489.99
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    £594.99 with
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    16 donations
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    of £1,350 target
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  • Steve Horne

    Steve Horne

    Hi there! Yes it's true, for the sixth year in a row I will be cycling 180 miles from London to Download festival. Since starting the heavRead more

    £75.00
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    £93.75 with
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    1 donation
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    of £1,500 target
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  • Steve Marsh

    Steve Marsh

    Fancy being a great human and donating to Teenage Cancer Trust, Nordoff Robbins & Childline? This June I'll join a bunch of great boys anRead more

    £1,140
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    £1,324 with
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    46 donations
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    of £1,500 target
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  • Wayne Maunders

    Wayne Maunders

    Thanks for visiting my new sponsorship page. This year will be my third truants ride to Download and every year it amazes me how generousRead more

    £765.00
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    £906.25 with
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    23 donations
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    of £1,400 target
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  • HMT JMWM

    Hmt jmwm

    Thanks for taking the time to visit our Donation page. Once again Jon Wayne and Mark will be riding with The Heavy metal Truants on whatRead more

    £2,741
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    £3,359 with
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    65 donations
    51% 51%

    of £5,400 target
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