Seven friends affectionally known as The Roundhouse Rouleurs successfully rode around Wales in one day to raise money for Ty Gobaith Children’s Hospice. The team members included :
Joni Stubbs-Thrush, Chris Beardmore, Dave Lewis, Chris Owens, Sid Madge, Phil Arundale, David Thornley and Stuart Smith, with Gareth Hughes and Lynden Jones as the support team. The group cycled who cycled from Caernarfon to Chepstow covered 185 miles and 4500 metres of ascent, undertook the challenge recently and raised a fantastic £4,677.84 for the Children’s hospice based just outside Conwy.
Gareth Hughes from the support team says:
“It was a long, wet and gruelling day for the team. However they not only had the satisfaction of completing the ride but raising all this money for Ty Gobaith a very worthy local charity”
Beverley Bradley, Area Fundraiser for Ty Gobaith adds, “We are extremely grateful to the Roundhouse Rouleurs who rode this very tough ride and did it all in a day- without the help from groups like this Ty Gobaith simply wouldn’t exist.”