8 days of riding through heartland NZ

1st - 8th April 2017

Home > Fundraising > View team racebook / support a team login | register
 

Team racebook

Male team

Lord of the Bikes

Team #291

North Island race course selected
Masters 2 (all 60 and over), North Island "Spinning our wheels to help and to hill"


About me

We are passionate about supporting the front line voluntery work that Tearfund achieves. It breaks our hearts to think of 6 years old girls being offered for prostitution in Thailand. The stories of the rescue of children from the clutches of brothel owners turns tears into cheers. Supporting Lord of the Bikes with some significant donnations will wonderfully assist this work.

Peter Yarrell for the Lord of the Bikes

Chosen charity

tearfund

Tearfund. Cycle for Tearfund and you will be joining a community on the move for freedom! Tearfund is a registered charity committed to the cycling space. Child sex trafficking is a scourge devastating an estimated 4.5 million children and shattering vulnerable communities around the world. This is called modern day slavery due to its scale and growth and it needs all of our attention and action.
Sex slavery generates an estimated US$100 billion for criminal networks every year, according to the International Labour Organisation (ILO). By joining Tearfund you will join the fight for freedom helping our full circle approach bringing: prevention/protection, rescue and prosecution and of course restoration and empowerment. Last year our partner Nvader, a 100% Kiwi led team, were responsible for over 50% of Thailand's human trafficking convictions. You'll be supporting an effective team bringing results and changing lives and you'll get to meet Ralph Simpson a Kiwi lawyer who now leads the Nvader team as country director.



Sponsor this rider

Your sponsorship of this team will support Tearfund. All donations of $5 or more are tax deductible. All sponsors will be able to leave a message of support.


Please Note: After completing your donation on paypal you may need to click a button (view screenshot) to return to the Tour site and leave a message of support.

My sponsors

Date Amount Message/Sponsor
24/03/17 $200.00 Best wishes on your ride and hope to join you for the tour of New Zealand in 2019
- Guiney Family
20/03/17 hidden Alison Morriss
15/03/17 hidden Brendan McNeill


Share this racebook page:
http://www.tourofnewzealand.co.nz/rb.php?team=291

Latest news

TOUR RESULTS - 30/03/17

Daily results will be available North: http://www.racetecresults.com/Results.aspx?CId=16394&RId=86 South: http://www.racetecresults.com/results.aspx?CId=16394&RId=87

Over 50 overseas cyclists to join 270 Kiwis on this year's Tour of New Zealand - PRESS RELEASE, 24/02/17

Riders from Ireland, Canada, Australia, the United States, Germany, Switzerland, China, Brazil and Singapore will join 270 Kiwi's on this year's fourth Tour of New Zealand that begins simultaneously in Northland and Southland on Saturday the 1st of April finishing eight days later at the Beehive in ...read full story

Day 6 South Island Update - 06/01/17

Thursday 6th April 2017

Start time: 9.00am -

Springs Junction to Murchison via Reefton (128kms)

The earthquakes have thrown up a new route for us which you will love. We will be driving from our accommodation in Hanmer Springs to Springs Junction - over the Lewis Pass that takes you on a...read full story

Tour of NZ news