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And They're Off!

15 August 2012

Bike ride to Preston now underway.

In the meantime, why not acknowledge Robbie's incredible effort by making a donation to our fundraising page? You can play your part by donating at

, so be sure to stay tuned to their journey. @ColU_Official We'll be tweeting regular updates from the trio's progress on

Robbie, Richard and Jim left at 10.30am on Wednesday morning to head north, with Huntingdon their first target - an eighty-odd mile ride on the first day.

In between, he will run to every home match this season from his house in Great Totham, meaning he'll do nearly 1,000 miles over the next nine months.

That will involve him cycling to the away games against Preston North End this weekend, along with the final journey of the season to Carlisle United on the last day of the season.

Throughout the 2012/13 campaign, Robbie has decided to raise funds for the Teenage Cancer Trust, continuing the club's strong relationship with the fantastic charity. The U's charity bike ride to Preston is now up and running, with chairman Robbie Cowling, director Richard Cowling and supporter Jim Landon hitting the road on Wednesday morning.

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