Good luck to our Stirling Pedal for Parkinson's cyclists
3 August 2012
On Sunday 5 August at 9am, our team of over 119 cyclists will be
getting into the Olympic spirit as they prepare to take on our 20
and 60-mile Pedal for Parkinson's rides in
If you're feeling inspired by Team GB's cycling success, it's not too late to join Team Parkinson's. Sign up for the ride on 5 August from 7.45-8.30am
We wish them the best of luck and hope they enjoy their day.
Not too late to take part
If you're feeling inspired by Team GB's cycling success, it's
not too late to join Team Parkinson's.
You can sign up for the ride from 7.45-8.30am on the day at
Kings Park, which is the start and finish point of the routes.
View a map of the course here.
Volunteers are also welcome to come along and help cheer on our
cyclists. It gives them a real boost to hear vocal support along
Tim is helping us to raise awareness of Parkinson's
Martin, 65 (pictured right), from Fiscavaig is just one of our
cyclists gearing up for the 20-mile Pedal for Parkinson's ride.
Tim, who was diagnosed with Parkinson's in February 2010, explains:
"I wanted to take part in a fundraising event to help support
Parkinson's UK, and in addition make a positive improvement to my
personal fitness. Pedal for Parkinson's seemed an ideal fit as I
"I want to raise as much as I can to help fund Parkinson's nurses, which is why I signed up
Vital funds raised for Parkinson's nurses
Paul Jackson-Clark, our Fundraising Director, said:
"I'd like to wish all of our dedicated cyclists the very best,
and hope they will have a day to remember.
"It is vital we raise as much as possible, so we can continue to
fund existing Parkinson's nurses, and provide further nurses to
areas where they are needed the most. If a friend or family member
is taking part in Pedal for Parkinson's, please remember to sponsor
Get on your bike and Pedal for Parkinson's