scoop.co.nz 25 Mar, 2021 05:00 am

Eleven-day Cycle Voyage Raises Funds To Support Children’s Charity

Eleven-day Cycle Voyage Raises Funds To Support Children’s Charity
On 13 March a team of 25 cyclists and their support crew started their journey from Marlborough Sounds to Milford Sound, pedalling close to 1400 km to raise funds for Life Education Trust. The team, Joes Garage Charity Cycle Riders - from Taranaki, ...

Scoop i Regional Eleven-day Cycle Voyage Raises Funds To Support Children’s Charity On 13 March a team of 25 cyclists and their support crew started their journey from Marlborough Sounds to Milford Sound, pedalling close to 1400 km to raise funds for Life Education Trust.Their chosen charity is Life Education Trust, who visit schools nationwide educating children to embrace healthy choices - teaching about the human body, relationships, resilience, their identity, nutrition, and substances.Life Education Trust Chief Executive John O’Connell says, “Supporting tamariki with their health and wellbeing during these uncertain times is really critical.” As the riders and their support crew travelled down the South Island, they were greeted by Life Education’s regional Trusts, each cheering them on through various events and visits to schools with mascot Harold the giraffe.

Getting us through those challenging days with relentless hills and long distances, was the fact that it was all to support the valuable work of Life Education teaching kids about health and wellbeing.p NEW ZEALAND POLITICS Gordon Campbell: On Why Emirates Team New Zealand Is A Really, Really Bad Look Now that the patriotic frenzy has died down, maybe we should all look in the mirror and reconsider the implications of our America’s Cup victory being won by a team called “Emirates Team New Zealand”?

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