Help for Heroes organise 2013 Hero Ride
November 26, 2012 - 6:35am
Help for Heroes are a charity supporting men and women of the Armed Forces who have been wounded in conflict. For 2013, they're turning to cycling to help them reach a £1 million fundraising target in a huge Hero Ride. On 2 June 2013, thousands of riders will meet on Blackheath Common in London, UK, before cycling 10 miles en masse to the Cenotaph. After laying a wreath at the war memorial they'll make their way past Buckingham Palace and finish at Horse Guards Parade. How you get to Blackheath is up to you – Help for Heroes are organising a Big Battlefield Bike Ride from Paris, and although that's now full they're also putting on a Dawn Raid Sportive, leaving military recovery centre Tedworth House between 2am and 3am on 2 June. Registration costs just £50.If you're less of an early bird you can organise your own Hero Ride, leaving on any date as long as...
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