Nick’s Bike Ride – Day 10 – into Evesham with leaden legs!

Nick's Route Day 10

The red line shows the gruelling 47 miles Nick covered today – he still has another 3 days to go on this unsupported and self-funded journey!

Please help Nick reach his target of £2000 by sponsoring him online at:

or by sending a cheque to Colin Gray, 14 Kenilworth Road, Fleet, GU51 3DA, payable to Fleet Pond Society. Your cheque will not be cashed until after the ride has been completed.

Nick Keeley writes:

Today I cycled 47 miles from Bridgnorth to Evesham, making 388 miles in total so far. As I feared this was the worst day so far.

I started with 11 miles of hills, rain and headwinds along a busy road. When I did escape on to side roads for a few miles the hills were even higher, but there were fine views from the ridge. By noon the hills were easier, the rain had stopped and the last 25 miles were on quiet roads.

My legs were like lead and I struggled, with lots of stops and pushing. I’m staying at the The Northwick Hotel, a nice riverside hotel in Evesham.

Many thanks to the committee members who have been out doing more leafleting today.

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