16.12.19 Event press write-ups
I am absolutely delighted to have had the event featured on local press websites! Thank you to everybody who entered the charity ride, in total we raised over £1500 for Eden Valley Hospice! For the full write up, please visit the News & Star website here. You can also read about it on Cumbria Crack here.
03.08.19 Carlisle Living feature
It’s absolutely amazing to get a feature story in one of Carlisle’s top magazines, Carlisle Living! The magazine, known for its local focus, has published a short story about myself and the Solway Spinner event. Make sure you pick up a copy the next time you’re in the newsagents!
19.06.19 Cumbria Crack News Coverage
Our partnership with Eden Vally Hospice caught the attention of local news publisher Cumbria Crack! Go check out the story here: Cycle event to raise money for local hospice.
04.05.19 Partnership Update: Eden Valley Hospice
We now have a charity partner for the Solway Spinner! I am extremely proud to announce that Eden Valley Hospice are partnered with BST for the Solway Spinner event on the 11th August 2019. The guys at the hospice do an amazing job so supporting them is a great honour for me. It’s also great to be working with a charity that is local to Carlisle/Cumbria.
23.03.19 News & Star write-up
Carlisle’s local paper, the News & Star, have posted a short write-up of the Solway Spinner in their ‘best cycle routes in Cumbria’ article! It can be found here: The best cycle routes in Cumbria
19.03.19 Partnership Update: Phoenix Sports Injury Clinic
I’m really happy to announce that Phoenix Sports Injury Clinic will be supporting the Solway Spinner event on the 11th August 2019. I have worked with Martyn from Phoenix on numerous occasions and each time he has brought a wealth of knowledge to the events. He’s highly professional and has worked with many athletes in the past.
15.03.19 Partnership Update: SportSunday Event Photography
We now have a photography partner for the Solway Spinner event on 11th August 2019. SportSunday Event Photography will be snapping action shots of all riders on the 100km summer event. They have great experience at getting the perfect shots, so you can remember your day in the saddle.
13.03.19 Solway Spinner event is open!
Entries are now open to the Solway Spinner sportive which will run on the 11th August 2019. The sportive follows a classic route west from Carlisle towards the seaside town of Silloth before heading back to get a well deserved bacon butty! This is our inaugural event so we hope to see you all there. You can sign up on our event page now!
19.02.19 We are live!
The website is now up and running and fully operational along with our social media pages. We are currently planning our first event which should run in the late summer of 2019. A lot of logistical work is going on behind the scenes so stay tuned for updates. In the mean time, if you have any feedback regarding the site, let us know!