''The 'Bally Boys'' from left Matthius McCosker, Thomas Cleary and Gabriel Timoney from Ballyshannon who will set out on 8th July on a 659 km charity cycle for '24 Hours Non Stop Cycle' from Mizen Head to Malin Head, in aid of North West Hospice.
''The Bally Boys'' are carrying out the cycle in memory of all those we have lost to cancer who are close to our hearts and those who are bravely fighting cancer every day. The three cyclists are all members of local MSC Tri Club and are currently training hard in the lead up to the main event and are well supported during their training sessions by fellow cyclists in the area. All monies raised by the main event and other fundraising events leading up to the 8th July will go directly to the North West Hospice. ''The Bally Boys'' have already had great support from local businesses with a number of Gold Sponsors on board.
Main sponsors for the event are JPT Carpentry Ltd. based in London has said ''the event is important to so many people. Lives are affected every day by cancer and the North West Hospice are there to support those that need it most. It's important we do all we can to support them in return''.
The next fundraising event 'Laps of the Lake' took place on Saturday 9th April.
For more information find us on our facebook page ''The Bally Boys''. Photo Thomas Gallagher INDD 070316 Bally Boys Cycle TG1