Matthew is taking part in The Legal & General Cycle to MIPIM 2016 which is raising funds for Club Peloton
""This is going to be a tough challenge! Riding from London to the international real estate show in Cannes! I’ll be one of 100 riders riding 1000 miles from dawn to dusk over 6 day. Training through the winter for the event so far has been tough! However its for a fantastic cause – children’s adoption charity CORAM - http://www.coram.org.uk/
Coram do fantastic work with vulnerable children and young people to nurture them and their adoption parents for life.
£550 enables Coram Adoption to find and prepare adoptive parents
£1,500 provides post-adoption support to a child and their family for life
£5,500 is the cost of a full adoption placement for a vulnerable child, from start to finish
I have previously raised funds for cancer charities and each time I have upped my game as I think it's important to commit to something far outside my comfort zone. This challenge is far outside my comfort zone! Cannes is a long, long way away and represents a huge personal challenge. If you were thinking of donating to a charity this month, please recognise the great work Coram does and sponsor me what you can - it will keep my legs turning in the cold, dark, wet, winter training days and give reason to continue when I'm eighty miles down with still got a hundred miles to go. Thank you so very much
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