Posts made in November, 2013

Charity cycle ride raises awareness and $1200 for Canterbury Urology Research Trust

Posted by on 13 Nov 2013 in News | Comments Off on Charity cycle ride raises awareness and $1200 for Canterbury Urology Research Trust

With the support of his co-riders, 83 year old George Crack, a prostate cancer patient, cycled from Rolleston to Hinds. The total amount of money ($1200) raised from the Charity Cycle ride was donated to Canterbury Urology Research Trust. George is no stranger to long distance cycling. The 1965 Raleigh three speed he rode has been his transport through the length of New Zealand. In 1971 George was the first official cyclist to ride over the Auckland Harbour Bridge. With the Oamaru Penny Farthing and Vintage Cycle Club he has also ridden on the Chatham Islands, Stewart Island, the Otago Rail...

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