“It’ll all be over before the bike ride surely” a few of us said to each other, as we said our goodbyes before lockdown started.
Our third annual TourDareRide was pencilled in for the 5th and 6th of June this year, but the impact of COVID-19 has meant that even our rescheduled ride, due to take place on the 25th September, has been forced to change.
The TourDareRide started as a memorial cycle ride for two colleagues, Larry and Jon, who sadly passed away in two separate car accidents in the summer of 2017. Riding as a group from our London Hub (Larry’s old place of work) to our old Bristol office (Jon’s) was not only a great way to tell stories and make new memories in their honour but also to raise important funds for a charity that really helped the families…
The Compassionate Friends (TCF) is a charitable organisation of bereaved parents, siblings and grandparents dedicated to the support and care of other similarly bereaved family members who have suffered the death of a child or children of any age and from any cause. A truly important cause, especially during the pandemic.