MALAWI CHARITY FUNDRAISER 2009

DURNESS TO DINGWALL, 95 MILE CYCLE CHALLENGE (1200m ascent)

The average time was 5hrs 38min 2.5 secs. Winners closest to the times were as follows

 

1st £70 M&S voucher K Dunbar Conon Bridge

2nd £50 Debenhams voucher D Mackenzie Muir of Ord

3rd £30 Fairtrade voucher P Whitefoot Inverness

4th Cocoa mountain truffles D Mackenzie Dingwall

 

The money raised is now over £2100 and will be split between two funds for Malawi:-

 ·       EMMS International , Malawi Bike Ride 2009.

·        Linda’s Fund. This fund has been established in memory of Linda Nelson who taught geography at Fortrose Academy. The purpose of the fund is to provide Further & Higher educational bursaries to pupils in the Mulanje area of Southern Malawi to assist them to continue their education.  So far Linda’s Fund has raised over £10,000.

Very many thanks to all those who took part, to Fortrose Academy for the use of their mini bus and bike carrier to Donnie MacLean as driver, the Overscaig Hotel for a well needed tea and home baking and all those who donated.

Alastair Nelson/Willie Mackintosh             For photo link click here