In 2018/19 we are delighted to be supporting YOUNGMiNDS; the UK’s leading charity committed to improving the wellbeing and mental health of children and young people.
With 3 children in every classroom suffering from a mental health problem YOUNGMiNDS is leading the fight for a future where all young minds are supported and empowered whatever the challenges, making sure they get the best possible mental health support and the resilience to overcome life’s difficulties.
Other notable personal achievements in charitable giving include two members of the Rutland team completing the Vatternrundan, a 300km cycle ride round Lake Vattern in Southern Sweden. In addition, individual members of the Rutland team have taken on the following challenges.
Following a successful challenge in 2017, Oliver Jones took on the Bangers4BEN charity driving challenge again with co-driver Tristan Craddock.
Alice Moore, Nigel Moss and David Holt completed the 25k Thames Bridges Trek in aid of YoungMinds.
Oliver Jones took on a driving challenge that took him, and colleagues from Aston Barclay, from London to Strasbourg to Davos and back in just four days in aid of the charity, Bangers4BEN.
Nigel Moss completed RideLondon for the second year running in aid of SeeAbility.
A 13-strong cycle team from Rutland completed RideLondon in aid of SeeAbility.
Alice Moore learnt how to dance a Foxtrot to compete against five other amateur dancers in a charity show in aid of SeeAbility.
Oliver Jones is taking on the Deloitte Ride Across Britain Challenge in aid of SeeAbility.
David Wingfield completed the Nine Lakes Challenge in aid of Children in Need.
Tristan Craddock cycled in the Etape du Tour, which involves cycling a mountain range from this year’s Tour du France route with around 12,000 other amateus for Leukemia & Lymphoma Research.
Oliver Jones cycled for Different Strokes.
Tristan Craddock cycled for the British Heart Foundation.