lands end to John O groats on a tandem


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Latest challenge - The Hilly Coast to Coast route of Walney to Whitby - 180 Miles

You might think this was a fairly flat route - but it seeks out all the steepest hills on offer
resulting in over 10,000 feet of climbing. >>Read our 2011 report here

The Lands End to John o Groats Challenge - 2010

We've done some long rides before, but this was the big one!

  • Ddistance 1,000 miles (hilly)
  • 80 hours cycling
  • 1,000,000 pedal strokes
  • 0ver 10,000 metres of ascent (more than everest!)

Target - 12 days riding with 2 rest days en-route.

Start Date July 29th 2010

All sponsorship money will go to Action Aid


View our intro video below


Previous challenges


Matty and Tom before the 24 hour, 160 mile Lancaster to Edinburgh Ride

Completing a 100 mile day ride in 2008 - raising £1,500 for action aid

Tan Hill on a Tandem

Touring in Scotland - August 2009


Any money raised goes to Action Aid (Drinking water for school children in Uganda and Haiti)
Call Tom on 01524 35262

We are available for lectures/talks

Lecture features photos and videos from award winning junior photographer/film maker Matthew Phillips

All proceeds to ActionAid (Drinking water for school Children in Africa)

Tandems are great fun, but cycling Lands End to John o' Groats was certainly tough at times.

But we made it in 12 days cycling. Averaging 95 miles and 3,500 feet of ascent per day.

You can view our full report here which includes chance encounters with tornados, missing ferrys, some exciting wildlife and lots of sunshine!