Home   News   Article

Cycling from King's Lynn to Paris for teenage cancer charity




A man will be cycling from King's Lynn to London then on to Paris, raising money for a teenage cancer charity after his friend died of leukaemia.

Kris Goldsmith, 28, of North Wootton will be cycling to the French capital over a period of four days in July.

He will be averaging around 100 miles per day as well as raising a mnimum of £1,600 for Teenage Cancer Trust.

Kris Goldsmith
Kris Goldsmith

After a battle with leukaemia, Kris' friend Ryan Fraser passed away on March 14, 2016.

"The Teenage Cancer Trust offered support and comfort for Ryan and his family throughout and we cannot thank them enough," said Kris.

Kris will be cycling from Lynn to London, meeting an organised group then cycling down to Dover across the ferry to Calais, then finally on to Paris.

His GoFundMe page can be found at https://www.gofundme.com/jncbvy-london-to-paris-cycle-ride.

An electrician working for Bespoke Norfolk, Kris has so far raised over £400 of his £1,600 target.

He will be completing his challenge from 24-28 July this year.



COMMENTS
()


Iliffe Media does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.

 

Terms of Comments

We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.

If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More