Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Brighton, UK
Bikes: Rocky Mountain Solo, Specialised Sirrus Triple (quick road tourer), Santana Arriva Tandem
Charity bike ride blown out
A bit of a pity
A lot of organisation went into organising a charity "Bikeathon" (not my choice of name!) around the formula one car race track here this afternoon. Many charity beneficiaries, schools and special needs education and wheelchair provision
A complete sandstorm, strongest winds I've ever experienced, zero visibility, and no attenders at all. Previous 2 years, over 50k Dinars raised - this afternoon, nothing.
Now I'm going to have a shower, and fully expect my sandy crust to block the drain! Oh well, at least we tried