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Brain Tumour Research & Support across Yorkshire

Brain Tumour Research & Support across Yorkshire


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The BTRS vision is clear and simple – they want to cure a devastating disease that affects so many people.  Whilst we are waiting for the cure, they will provide the best patient and family support network we can.
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Around 9,000 new cases of primary brain tumours are diagnosed in the UK each year. Across Yorkshire and the Humber we estimate there are 1,000 patients diagnosed each year, around 50 of these will be children.

BTRS Objectives

  • To raise funds to support specific and dedicated research projects into the treatment and cure of child and adult brain tumours, and to ensure that all research is written up for publication and communicated with other charities and research organisations.
  • To provide grants or financial assistance to brain tumour patients and their carers.
  • To provide equipment and apparatus to hospital wards, patients or research centres.

RIDe25 and BTRS

BTRS is focused on the Yorkshire Mafia Paris to Geneva challenge ride in September 2016 – and is offering a limited number of fully funded charity places if you are willing to commit to a fund raising target of £2300.

Find out more about the ride in September 2016

BTRS will also consider fully funded rider places for cyclists who wish to complete other Ride25 legs as a challenge event and raise money for BTRS.  Please fill out the form on the left to get more info about this and let us know which Ride25 leg you want to ride.

I want to sign up for a BTRS fully funded place – what do i do?

All you have to do is sign up to the ride, select BTRS as your chosen charity and tick the box that you want a fully funded place, then pay the non-refundable £250 deposit/registration fee – and we will put you in touch with BTRS to work out fund raising ideas and plans.

We will then be in touch to talk bikes, shirt, helmets, shorts and training…… what are you waiting for? Get signed up!

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The Yorkshire Mafia Paris to Geneva - Cycling Tours - Ride25

The Yorkshire Mafia Paris to Geneva

Charity Bike Ride

Now in its THIRD year, the Yorkshire Mafia Charity Bike ride is a great opportunity to get fit, challenge yourself, network with local like-minded Yorkshire business folk and most importantly raise significant funds for several charities.

We are riding for the following causes; Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice, Simon on the Streets, St Gemma’s Hospice – Leeds, Bone Cancer Research Trust (BCRT), Brain Tumour Research & Support Yorkshire (BTRS), Heart Research UK and The Candlelighters.  You can also ride for a charity close to your heart, however they may not be able to offer funded places.

Find out more information about the challenge.

Ways to fund your challenge:

(Choose your funding option in the booking process)

OPTION 1) FUNDED CHARITY PLACE WITH FUNDRAISING TARGET – Pay the £250 registration fee/deposit yourself and then fundraise a minimum of £2300 for the charity of your choice. (Providing you have raised the funds 6 weeks before we leave, the charity you are supporting will pay the trip costs of £1250 on your behalf.)

OPTION 2) SELF-FUNDING WITH SPONSORSHIP – Pay the trip costs of £1250 yourself (inclusive of the £250 deposit/registration fee) and then fundraise as much as you can for your chosen charity, or make a personal donation.

OPTION 3) SELF-FUNDING – Simply pay the trip costs of £1250 yourself  (inclusive of the £250 deposit/registration fee)- no need to fundraise or donate.

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Next Date

September
14-18
2016

Duration

4
DAYS CYCLING

Distance

Miles
363

Av Miles Per Day
91

Cost

£1250
(£250 Deposit)

Next Date

September 14-18

Duration

4 DAYS CYCLING

Distance

Miles - 363
Av Miles Per Day - 91

Cost

£1250
(£250 Deposit)


BOOK YOUR PLACE NOW

To secure your place you are required to pay a £250 deposit. Please note the full cost of this tour is £1250.
If you would like to book for more than 10 people, or would just like to talk to one of our team, please call 0113 345 2345.

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