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'Saddle Sore 1600' - For Aran Animal Rescue (SS1600)

Closed Fundraiser page created in the Challenges category by Chris Wiltshire

  • $2,018.00 donated
  • 43 generous donors

I'm going to attempt a 'Saddle Sore 1600' - a long distance motorcycle ride, of a minimum of 1600km, all within 24 hours. - It's not a race.

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Now planned for Monday, 6th March...

I'm going to attempt a 'Saddle Sore 1600' - a long distance motorcycle ride, of a minimum of 1600km, all within 24 hours. - It's not a race.

http://www.ironbutt.org/rides/ss1600k.htm

This type of event is recognised internationally as a long distance endurance motorcycle ride, with certification provided through the 'Iron Butt Association'. Participants need to follow certain rules to achieve their award.

It's a test of mental and physical endurance. I'm aiming to ride in Mid-Late Feb, 2017, during a weekday, weather dependant. I'm aiming to raise $1 per km of riding for Aran Animal Rescue.

SaddleSore1600

https://goo.gl/nNCnyZ

Garmin has shown this to be 1628km in total, with 20:30 travelling, total elapsed time 23:10hrs.

Dept 3:30am, Arr 2:40am

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Chris Wiltshire

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I will be one of two riders attempting this ride together.

I'm keen to do this both for my own personal achievement and as a fundraiser for Aran Animal Rescue. ~ They do wonderful work saving the lives of dogs who are on death row at animal shelters around NZ; often through no fault of their own.

All funds raised benefit:

  • ARAN Animal Rescue NZ

    ARAN Animal Rescue NZ - working to bring attention to the plight of dogs in Council Pounds in New Zealand, and save as many as we can.

  • $2,018.00 donated
  • 43 generous donors

$2,018 donated

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This fundraiser page was created on 16 Jan 2017 and closed at 23:59 NZST (UTC +12:00) on 13 Mar 2017.

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